This expert is a board-certified general surgeon who has over 25 years of experience as a chief/director of surgery. He is extensively published in general surgery and in particular on disease of the liver, pancreas, bile duct, hernia, bowel obstruction, and laparoscopic surgery. He holds a major medical patent, is actively involved in teaching, research and serves as an editor for several prominent medical journals.
B.A., Psychology, University of California, Berkeley
M.D., University of California, Irvine
Active License(s): WA, CT
Board Certified, National Board of Medical Examiners
Board Certified, American Board of Surgery
Publications: 140+ publications in Hernia, Pancreas, Liver, Bile Duct, Cancer and Laparoscopic Surgery.
Expertise in liver, bile duct, pancreas disease and surgery, complex hernias, bowel obstruction bile duct injury and Nutrition.
Former, Residency, Surgery, University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals
Former, Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine
Former, Professor of Surgery, Chief of General Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago
Former, Director, Laparoscopic Fellowship Training Program, University of Illinois at Chicago
Former, Chair of Surgery, Hospital of St. Raphael, CT
Current, Director of liver, biliary and pancreas surgery center of excellence at a major healthcare center in Washington State