Education

Medical School UT Southwestern Medical School (1973)
Internship University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (1974), Surgery
Residency UT Southwestern Clements University Hospital (1978), Surgery

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Appendectomy
  • Colon Resection
  • Gallstones/Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lipoma (Soft Tissue Tumor)
  • Liver, Pancreas, Stomach Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Pancreatectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peritoneal Dialysis Access
  • Sarcoid
  • Small Bowel Resection
  • Splenectomy
  • Ventral Hernias
  • Whipple Procedure (Pancreaticoduodenectomy)

Honors & Awards

  • Laycock-Snyder Faculty Teaching Award
    Contributions to Residency Program (2005)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Dallas Society of General Surgeons
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Surgical Society