A CU Medicine provider.
I strive to provide the best care for my patients. I believe in effective communication so that patients have an understanding of their disease process. Treating the person as a whole, taking every aspect of a patient’s body and health into consideration during diagnosis and treatment.
I enjoy spending time with my husband and kids, gardening, cooking, skiing, hiking, biking and traveling.
Qualifications and experience
- Surgery, Surgery - Adult Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac
- Languages spoken
University of Missouri (MO) (2004)
Western University Of Health Sciences (2006)
- Clinical interest for patients
My many clinical interests include disease of the thoracic aorta and care of patients before, during and after surgery. Research surrounding treatment of thoracic aortic disease.
- Volunteer activities
I have traveled to Bolivia on a medical mission trip to provide medical care to villagers in isolated areas. I have also worked with Down Syndrome Association of Greater St. Louis and Ronald McDonald House as a volunteer.
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