It is my aim to always do the right thing. When it comes to caring for my patients, I keep your needs as the center of focus. I also believe that good partnership with the whole care team accomplishes 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.
Beyond patient care, I enjoy everything outdoors: skiing, rock climbing, back packing, fly fishing and cycling. I also volunteer with Boy Scouts. I am married to my wife Gina, who is also a physician, and we have three sons.
Qualifications and experience
- 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, Surgery - Laparoscopic Surgery, Surgery - Trauma and Acute Care, Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
- Languages spoken
University of the Health Sciences F Edward Hebert School of Medicine
Wilford Hall Medical Center
Ben Taub General Hospital
- Board Certification
Certification Agency Member Board Specialty Year American Board of Surgery American Board of Medical Specialties General Surgery 2015 American Board of Surgery American Board of Medical Specialties Surgical Critical Care 2012