I work with patients to create individualized treatment plans to help them reach their goals, whether it be recovery from injury, maintenance of chronic conditions, or overall performance improvement.
Qualifications and experience
- Bones, Joints and Muscles, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Arthritis, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Back Pain, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Hip Injuries and Disorders, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Knee Injuries and Disorders, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Leg Injuries and Disorders, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Neck Disorders and Injuries, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Scoliosis, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Shoulder Injuries and Disorders, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Spine Injuries, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Sprains and Strains, Brain and Nervous System, Brain and Nervous System - Spine Diseases and Conditions, Brain and Nervous System - Trauma / Nerve Injuries, Pain Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine, Wellness and Lifestyle, Wellness and Lifestyle - Exercise and Physical Fitness
- Languages spoken
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2008)
Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System Program (2004)
University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine (2003)
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2007)
Florida State University (FL) (1999)
- Clinical interest for patients
I treat a large spectrum of non-surgical sports and spine conditions including sports-related concussion, sports injuries, spinal stenosis, scoliosis, herniated discs, and radiculopathy. I'm trained in the use spinal injections, peripheral joint injection therapy, and EMG/NCS.
Previously serving as a member of the University of Washington Sports and Spine Physicians and a founding member of the Seattle Sports Concussion Program, I've cared for athletes at all levels of participation from adolescents to adults and from amateurs to professionals.
- Research interest for patients
My research interests include lumbar epidural steroid injections, sports-related concussion, and thoracic outlet syndrome. I've published various book chapters on sports medicine and spine topics, and am often invited as a local, regional, and national lecturer on sports-related concussion, spinal conditions, and sports medicine topics.