Expert Qualifications

This board certified expert earned his BS from Allegheny College and MD from the University of Pittsburgh. Residency training in General Surgery was completed at the University of Colorado Health Science Center. He is a member of several prestigious surgical committees and societies and he has been recognized for his numerous contributions to improving patient care and enhancing resident and postgraduate medical education. He is actively involved in research, with more than 500 original peer reviewed articles and abstracts, 154 book chapters/ books, and he has presented at more than 400 invited lectures and conferences. He has served in a host of clinical leadership and administrative roles such as the Director of Surgical Intensive Care Unit at Denver general Hospital and the Chief of General Surgery at The Methodist Hospital. Currently, he is a Professor of Surgery and the Chief of Acute Care Surgery at a major university affiliated medical center.

Bio Snapshot

  • Location: FL
  • BS, Allegheny College
  • MD, University of Pittsburgh
  • Residency, University of Colorado Health Science Center
  • Board Certification: General Surgery
  • Member, American Association for the Surgery of Trauma
  • Member, American Austrian Foundation
  • Member, American College of Surgeons
  • Member, American Heart Association
  • Member, American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
  • Member, American Surgical Association
  • Member, Colorado Medical Society
  • Member, Harris County Medical Society
  • Member, Houston Surgical Study
  • Member, National Trauma Institute Board
  • Member, Shock Society
  • Member, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
  • Member, Society of Clinical Surgery
  • Member, Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Member, Society of University Surgeons
  • Member, Southwestern Surgical Congress
  • Member, Surgical Infection Society
  • Member, Texas Medical Association
  • Member, Western Trauma Association
  • Member, Western Surgical Association
  • Member, World Society of Emergency Surgery
  • Member, World Society of the Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
  • Publications, 360+ original peer reviewed articles, 154 book chapters and books, 170+ peer reviewed abstracts, 400+ invited lectures
  • Former, Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Colorado Health Science Center
  • Former, Professor of Surgery, University of Texas- Houston Medical School
  • Former, Vice Chairman of Surgery, University of Texas- Houston Medical School
  • Former, Chief of Division of General Surgery, University of Texas- Houston Medical School
  • Former, Professor of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Former, Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Denver General Hospital
  • Former, Director, Nutritional Support Service, University of Colorado Health Science Center
  • Former, Medical Director of Trauma Service, Memorial Hermann Hospital
  • Former, Chief of General Surgery, The Methodist Hospital
  • Former, Head, Division of Surgical Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery, The Methodist Hospital
  • Current, Professor of Surgery, university affiliated medical center
  • Current, Chief, Acute Care Surgery, university affiliated medical center

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