Assistant Professor of Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine


Bachelor of Science: University of Chicago
Doctorate of Medicine: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency: General Surgery, Rush University & Cook County Hospital
Surgical Critical Care, University of Miami & Jackson Memorial Hospital
Trauma Surgery, University of Miami & Jackson Memorial Hospital

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery – General Surgery
American Board of Surgery – Surgical Critical Care

Research Focus

Anticoagulation, Venous thromboembolic disease

Professional Service
  • Community outreach and volunteer surgeon in Peralta, Dominican Republic, 2013 & 2014
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), Instructor
  • Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma (ASSET), Instructor
  • American College of Surgeons, Member
Personal Interests

Medical Student & Resident Education
Road & Mountain Biking, Running