Asheville, North Carolina
This expert has over 10 years of experience in family medicine and geriatric medicine. He earned his BA from Boston University and his MD from St. Christopher's Ibe Mar Diop College of Medicine in Senegal. He then completed both his internship and residency at East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine, followed by his fellowship at the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine. Today, this expert is board certified in family and geriatric medicine and is a certified medical director. He is a member of various professional associations, including the Society for Post Acute Long Term Care and the American Geriatrics Society. He formerly served as a geriatrician at the Charles George VA Medical Center, where he cared for long-term, hospice, respite stay, short-stay skilled, and short-stay rehabilitation patients. Most recently, this expert was a medical director at The Lodge Skilled Nursing Home. Currently, he serves as the medical director of three skilled nursing homes in North Carolina.