Undergraduate Education: University of Missouri- Kansas City. BS, Biology, Chemistry Minor
Professional Education: University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine. Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, 1996, Cum Laude.
Graduate Medical Education: University of Missouri- Kansas City. Internal Medicine Residency Program, 1999
Fellowship: University of Missouri- Kansas City. Infectious Disease Fellowship, 2001
In addition to an active office practice located on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri, and hospital care for my patients, I participate in research and antibiotic clinical trials. I have a strong interest in the management of resistant organisms such as MRSA and VRE and extensive education on the treatment of HIV, AIDS, Hepatitis, and other sexually transmitted diseases. Will also assist in vaccinations for medical travel requirements.
I am board certified in Internal Medicine as of 6/99 and am board eligible in Infectious Disease Medicine. I am licensed in both Missouri and Kansas.
I am currently on the Infectious Disease Committees for Independence Regional Hospital and Medical Center of Independence.
I am a preceptor/trainer for Medical Center of Independence/Health Midwests' Family Practice and Internal Medicine Residency Program