I strive to provide the best care for my patients and their families. I believe in treating the person as a whole and work to understand the roles of nutrition and stress in health.
In my spare time, I enjoy skiing, tennis and playing with my young children
Qualifications and experience
- Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatrics, Symptoms and Manifestations, Food, Nutrition and Metabolism, Digestive System, Symptoms and Manifestations - Nausea and Vomiting, Symptoms and Manifestations - Heartburn, Symptoms and Manifestations - Abdominal Pain, Food, Nutrition and Metabolism - Obesity, Food, Nutrition and Metabolism - Nutrition, Digestive System - Colonoscopy, Digestive System - Therapeutic Endoscopy, Digestive System - Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Digestive System - Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD): Crohnu2019s disease, ulcerative colitis, microscopic colitis, Digestive System - Gastroenterology (Stomach, Bowel, General GI Problems)
- Languages spoken
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2010)
National Capital Consortium (Walter Reed) Program (1998)
University of Vermont College of Medicine (2000)
National Capital Consortium (Walter Reed) Program (2000)
Middlebury College (VT) (1994)
University of Colorado Denver (2010)
- Clinical interest for patients
My many clinical interests in general gastroenterology include gastroesophageal reflux, celiac disease, eosinophilic esophagitis, inflammatory bowel disease, chronic abdominal pain and endoscopy
- Research interest for patients
My research interests are currently focused on pH Impedence evaluation of gastroesophageal reflux.
- Volunteer activities
I support Pikes Peak Children's Museum in Colorado Springs, serving on their board of directors from 2011-2014. I am passionate about supporting the education of children and believe a children's museum would significantly contribute to our community.