MD: University of Maryland (1997).
Residency Training: General Surgery, New York Medical College (St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers).
Fellowship Training: Minimally Invasive Surgery, St. Peter's University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ, plus SUNY-Stony Brook; Surgical Critical Care, University of Hawaii; Surgical Oncology, City of Hope Medical Center, Duarte, CA.
Board Certification: Surgery; Surgical Critical Care.
Specialties: Management of diseases of the gastrointestinal system; surgical treatment of cancers; minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD; chronic severe heartburn), achalasia (severe swallowing difficulty), common bile duct stones, inguinal hernia; colorectal surgery, gallbladder removal, and spleen removal.
Additional: Member, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery.
Language Spoken: English.