My philosophy of care is to provide the level of care for my patients that I would want my family to receive. This includes evidence-based approaches to surgical diseases, shared decision-making with patients and their families, and collaboration with a multidisciplinary team. I enjoy getting to know my patients and understanding their goals. At a broader level, I am involved in research focused on patient outcomes and quality of care.

I enjoy running, adventures in the mountains, skiing, traveling, and spending time with my husband and young child.


Monday: 8am - 5pm
Tuesday: 8am - 5pm
Wednesday: 8am - 5pm
Thursday: 8am - 5pm
Friday: 8am - 5pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Monday: All day
Tuesday: All day
Wednesday: All day
Thursday: All day
Friday: All day
Saturday: All day
Sunday: All day

Qualifications and experience

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Surgery - Trauma and Acute Care , Surgery
Languages spoken
University of Colorado Anschutz and Denver Health Hospital Authority (2021)

University of Washington (2019)

Masters of Public Health
University of Washington (2017)

Doctor of Medicine
University of Michigan (2012)

Bachelor of Science
University of Washington (2008)

Board Certification
Certification Agency Specialty Year
American Board of Surgery General Surgery 2019
American Board of Surgery Surgical Critical Care 2021
Clinical interest for patients

Trauma care, surgical intensive care, emergency general surgery.

Research interest for patients

Trauma outcomes and quality of care.

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