Education

Medical School
Howard University College of Medicine (2001)
Residency
Howard University Hospital (2006), General Surgery
Fellowship
University of Southern California (2007), Colon & Rectal Surgery

Clinical Interest

Colorectal Disorders
  • Anal Fissures
  • Constipation
  • Diverticulosis/Diverticulitis
  • Fecal Incontinence & Defecatory Dysfunction
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Rectal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Cancers
  • Anal Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
Screening for Colorectal Cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Proctoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
Surgery for Colorectal Cancer & Colorectal Diseases
  • Colon Resection
  • Fistula
  • Rubber Band Ligation
  • Sphincterectomy

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • North American Society for the Study of Personality Disorders (2014)
  • American Association of Women Surgeons (2009)
  • American College of Surgeons (2009)
  • American Medical Association (2009)
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (2009)
  • National Arab American Medical Society (2009)
  • North Texas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (2009)
  • Parkland Surgical Society (2009)
  • Physicians for Peace (2009)
  • International Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons (2008)