Education

Medical School
University of Nevada School of Medicine (1997)
Internship
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1998), General Surgery
Residency
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2004), General Surgery

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Abdominal Biopsies
  • Abdominal Hernias
  • Abdominal Pain (Generalized/Epigastric)
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Adhesions
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendicitis
  • Bowel Obstruction
  • Bowel/Intestine Resection
  • Calculus of Gallbladder
  • Cholecystectomy (Laparoscopic & Open)
  • Cholecystitis
  • Common Bile Duct Exploration
  • Component Separation
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Enterocutaneous Fistula
  • Exploratory Laparotomy
  • Fatty Mass
  • Fatty Tumor
  • Feeding Tubes (G-tube or J-tube Placement)
  • Fistula
  • Gallstones
  • Gallstones/Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gallstones/Gallbladder Removal (Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy )
  • Groin Hernia
  • Heartburn
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernias
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intra-Abdominal Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Wall Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Appendectomy
  • Laparoscopic Biopsy
  • Laparoscopic Colostomy
  • Laparoscopic Exploration
  • Laparoscopic G-Tube Placement
  • Laparoscopic Groin Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Intra-abdominal Lymph Node Biopsies
  • Laparoscopic J-Tube Placement
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Umbilical Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic, Minimally Invasive & Robotic Surgery
  • Lipoma (Soft Tissue Tumor)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Lysis of Adhesions
  • Meckels Diverticulum
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Neoplasm of Unspecified Nature
  • Neoplasms
  • PEG
  • Peritoneal Dialysis Access
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Previous Abdominal Surgery
  • Skin Growth/Tumors
  • Small Bowel Resection
  • Soft Tissue Mass
  • Surgical Treatment of Benign Gastroduodenal Disease
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernias