EXPERIENCE

PROFESSIONALORGANIZATIONS

Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners

AO Faculty: North America

American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society

Orthopedic Trauma Association: Active Member
 

NATIONALCOMMITTEES

AAOS: Foot and Ankle Evaluation Subcommittee
 
Agility Ankle Clinical Faculty 
 
EDITORIAL WORK

Editorial Board for foot and ankle section of Journal of Orthopedic Trauma

 
UNDERGRADUATE 
EDUCATION                        

B.S. in Biological Basis of Behavior | University of Pennsylvania | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania |1985 – 1989 | Cum Laude                                                                                                                                                                   

GRADUATE EDUCATION     

M.D.  University of Florida College of Medicine | Gainesville, Florida | 1989-1993                                              
- Ranked 3rd in Class
- Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
- Elected Junior Year

                                                 

POST GRADUATE TRAINING:
 
Internship  General Surgery | Baylor College of Medicine | Houston, Texas | 1993 - 1994
 
Residency Orthopedic Surgery | Baylor College of Medicine | Houston, Texas | 1996-97\
 
- Bronze Hammer Award Recipient
- House Staff Officer for Orthopedic Surgery 1994 – 1998
 
Electives Ilizarov Surgery:  Orthopedic and Soft Tissue Applications | Joseph J. Guggenheim, M.D. | Texas Orthopedic Hospital | Houston, Texas | December 1997-February 1998
 
Fellowship Foot and Ankle Surgery | Arthur Walling, MD and Roy Sanders, MD | Florida Orthopedic Institute | Tampa, FL | 1998-99                                            
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
Externship:  Trauma Service | Southwestern Medical School | Dallas, Texas | November 1 - December 1, 1992