This expert has over 25 years of experience in the field of nursing home care. He earned his BS from Bucknell University, his MD from the Health Science Center of Brooklyn, and his MS in business administration from Eller College of Management. He then completed his residency in pediatrics and internal medicine at Staten Island University. Today, this expert is board certified in internal medicine and in hospice and palliative medicine. He is also a certified wound specialist and is an active member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Wound Management. He has previously served as the medical director of numerous facilities including Villa Maria Care Center, located in Arizona.