Meet Our Residents

Marcus Lamaster

Medical Physicist, 2nd Year Resident

Marcus Lamaster

Medical Physicist, 2nd Year Resident

Marcus received his undergraduate degree in Physics from Indiana University, and his graduate degree in Medical Physics from Radiological Technologies University. After completing his master’s degree, Marcus went on to work under the medical physics team at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, where he was trained for two years as a diagnostic medical physicist.Marcus is passionate about image quality and patient safety and is eager to hone his skills as a medical physicist. He is delighted to have joined Upstate Medical Physics as a Diagnostic Medical Physics Resident in June of 2018.

Marcus is originally from Indianapolis, Indiana and now lives in Fairport, NY.

Education

M.S. in Medical Physics, Radiological Technologies University, South Bend, IN

B.S. in Physics, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Certifications, Licenses, and Professional Organizations

American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Resident Member

Kyle Ostrowski

Medical Physicist, 1st Year Resident

Kyle Ostrowski

Medical Physicist, 1st Year Resident

Kyle received his undergraduate degree in Physics and Math at the University of Louisville, and his graduate degree in Medical Physics from CAMPEP accredited Purdue University.  During his graduate studies he had a focus in diagnostic imaging physics and helped to develop and run an MRI neuroimaging study of manganese toxicity testing potential biomarkers for personal risk assessment in occupational welders. He has completed Part 1 of the ABR exam for diagnostic medical physics, and plans to continue towards board certification.

Kyle joined Upstate Medical Physics as a Diagnostic Medical Physics Resident in June of 2019.

He is originally from Louisville, Kentucky and now lives in Fairport, NY.

Education

M.S. in Medical Physics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

B.S. in Physics and Math, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Certifications, Licenses, and Professional Organizations

New York State Limited Permit to Practice Medical Physics – Diagnostic Radiological Physics

American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Resident Member

Joseph Belobrajdich

Medical Physicist, 1st Year Resident

Joseph Belobrajdich

Medical Physicist, 1st Year Resident

Joe received his undergraduate degree in Physics from Slippery Rock University. After briefly teaching students for the SAT and ACT standardized tests, Joe attended Oregon Health and Science University to further his education by specializing in diagnostic imaging in medical physics. His master’s thesis focused on developing technique charts for scoliosis patients accounting for numerous variables such as patient size and room outputs. Joe successfully completed part 1 of the ABR in medical physics and is eager to enhance his knowledge in the field.

Joe joined the Upstate Medical Physics Residency program in June 2019.

He grew up in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania and now lives in Brighton, NY.

Education

M.S. in Medical Physics, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR

B.S. in Physics, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA

Certifications, Licenses, and Professional Organizations

New York State Limited Permit to Practice Medical Physics – Diagnostic Radiological Physics

American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Resident Member


The Upstate Medical Physics Diagnostic Imaging Residency Program is a 2 year program which provides the experience required to take the American Board of Radiology certification examination, and, more importantly, prepares the individual to independently practice in the complex world of imaging physics.

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