Always do the right thing. Keep the patient’s needs as the center of focus. Teamwork will accomplish more than an individual’s efforts.
UCHealth has documented excellence in trauma and emergency surgery with quality partners. It is a system that continues to strive for excellence and the administration to support these goals. We are like-minded in the sense that UCHealth strives for a balance in professional and personal life; this is what makes a career and employment sustainable.
Why I got in profession?
It was a career that offered complexity , lifelong learning, and an opportunity to impact people’s lives.
I enjoy everything outdoors: skiing, rock climbing, back packing, fly fishing, cycling…
I am married, my wife’s name is Gina and she is also a physician. I have three sons, two of them are in college and one is in middle school. I volunteer with Boy Scouts.
Qualifications and experience
- Surgery, Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Cancers - Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver), Cancers - Melanoma, Digestive System - Biliary Surgery, Digestive System - Gastrointestinal Surgery, Digestive System - Hernia, Endocrine System (Hormones) - Pancreatitis, Endocrine System (Hormones) - Thyroid Cancer, Surgery - Laparoscopic Surgery, Surgery - Trauma and Acute Care
- Languages spoken
Ben Taub General Hospital
University of the Health Sciences F Edward Hebert School of Medicine
Wilford Hall Medical Center