EXPERIENCE
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION:
 
BA Biochemistry, Biology Magnum cum Laude Colgate University | Hamilton, NY 1974-1978
 
GRADUATE EDUCATION:
 
MS Anatomy MD Medicine Ohio State University | Columbus, OH 1978-1984
 
 
POST GRADUATE TRAINING:

 
Internship General Surgery Ohio State University Columbus. OH | 1984-1985  
 
Residency Orthopedic Surgery Ohio State University | Columbus, OH 1985-1989
 
Fellowship Sports Medicine University of Oklahoma |Oklahoma City. OK 1989-1990 
 
ACADEMIC POSITIONS:
 
Clinical Instructor Anatomy Ohio State University | Columbus, OH 1979-1982
 
Clinical Instructor Orthopedic Surgery Ohio State University | Columbus, OH 1984-1989
 
Chief Administrative Resident Orthopedic Surgery Ohio State University | Columbus, OH 1988-1989
 
Clinical Instructor Orthopedic Sports Medicine University of Oklahoma | Oklahoma City, OK 1989-1990
 
BOARD CERTIFICATION:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 1993, recertified 2003, 2013
 
HONORS and AWARDS:
  • Eagle Boy Scout
  • Magnum cum Laude, Colgate University
  • Graduate Teaching Award, Ohio State University
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • Landacre Society (Research Honor Society)
  • Zollinger Surgical Society (Surgical Honor Society)
  • Texas Monthly Magazine Super Doctor 2004
  • Living Magazine Best Orthopedic Doctor 2013
  • Texas Monthly Magazine Super Doctor 2013
  • Leading Physicians of the World 2012 & 2013
 
 
HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS:
 
Baylor Medical Center, Carrollton 1990 - Present
Presbyterian Hospital of Plano 2004-Present
Presbyterian Hospital of Flower Mound 2010 - Present
Lewisville Medical Center 2013 -Present

 
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:
 
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopic Association
  • Dallas Medical Association
  • Denton County Medical Association
  • Mid-American Orthopedic Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Board Member
  • Texas Orthopedic Association
  • Texas Sports Medicine Association
 
PROFESSIONAL SERVICE:
 
Team Physician Ohio State University
Columbus, OH
June 1987- June 1989
 
Consulting Orthopedic Surgeon Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK
June l989—June 1990
 
Orthopedic Consultant Oklahoma 89’ers
AAA Minor League Baseball
July l989—December 1989
 
Orthopedic Consultant Olympic Festival
Oklahoma City, OK
1989
 
Orthopedic Consultant Pepsi Games
Carrollton, TX
1990
 
Team Physician Coppell Cowboys
Coppell, TX
July 1990-Present
 
Team Physician The Colony Cougars
The Colony, TX
July 1991—Present
 
Team Physician Dallas Desperados
Arena Football League
Dallas, Texas
2003
 
Vice Chairman, Medical Staff RHD Hospital,
Dallas, TX
1994
 
Credentials Committee RHD Hospital
Dallas, TX
1994
 
Vice Chairman, Orthopedic Surgery
RHD Hospital
Dallas, TX
1993-1995
 
Chairman, Orthopedic Surgery Trinity Medical Center
Carrollton, TX
1991-1996
 
Chairman PAC Trinity Medical Center,
Carrollton, TX
1995-1996.
 
Chairman QAC Trinity Medical Center
Carrollton, TX
1995-1996
 
Vice Chairman, Medical Staff Trinity Medical Center
Carrollton, TX
1996
 
Chief of Staff Trinity Medical Center
Carrollton. TX
1997
 
NYLCare Peer Review
Dallas, TX
1996-1997
 
PAC Member Trinity Medical Center
Carrollton, TX
1997
 
Board Member Trinity Medical Center
Carrollton, TX
1997
 
President Metrocrest Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
2003
 
Medical Executive Committee Texas Health Resources
Flower Mound
2010
 
Chairman QA & I, Texas Health Resources
Flower Mound
2010
 
Peer Review Committee Baylor Medical Center
Carrollton, TX
2010
 
Operating Room Committee Baylor Medical Center
Carrollton, TX
2010
 
Expert Panel Member
Texas Medical Board
2010