Utilizing a multidisciplinary and comprehensive diagnostic approach combined with cutting edge treatment options, I strive to provide the best healthcare possible for my patients.
In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my family, snowboarding, and endurance sports such as triathlon, cycling, and long distance running.
Qualifications and experience
- Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Digestive System, Digestive System - Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD): Crohnu2019s disease, ulcerative colitis, microscopic colitis
- Languages spoken
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2012)
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2007)
Wake Forest University School of Medicine (2006)
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2009)
University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill (NC) (2002)
- Clinical interest for patients
My main clinical interest is in the medical and endoscopic management of patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) including Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. The UCH Crohn's and Colitis Center utilizes a multi-disciplinary team of IBD focused clinicians and support staff (nutritionsit, social workers, and nurse clinical coordinators) to provide cutting edge care for our IBD patients.
- Research interest for patients
My reserach activities are focused on investigating the underyling causes and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Specicially, I am interested in new blood vessel formation within the intestines (angiogenesis) and its contributions to gut inflammation.