PERSONAL STATEMENTIt is a privilege to be a physician and to get to know patients and their families. It is important to me that patients have a professional and courteous experience any time they see me. This is an area that all of us at Associates in Medicine try to insure.
PERSONAL INFORMATIONPlace of Birth: Paterson, New Jersey
Bachelor of Science, University of Houston
Magna Cum Laude
Houston, TX 1977
M.D. Degree, Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, 1977 - 1980
Internship, Straight Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, 1981 - 1982
RESIDENCYBaylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
1982- 1984 Residency, Internal Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine/ St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX
January 1984- June 1984
Chief Resident at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
BOARD CERTIFICATIONAmerican Board of Internal Medicine, 1984
ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTClinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
MEDICAL LICENSUREState of Texas, 1981
HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONMethodist Hospital
St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
Texas Orthopedic Hospital
HONORS AND RECOGNITIONSElected by his peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America from 2001-2013.
Elected by his peers in Houstonia magazine's Top Doctors List, 2013.
Voted Top Doctor several years by Texas Monthly and Inside Houston magazine.
PROFESSIONAL INTERESTSPreventative Care.
Acute and chronic health management.
Patient and family education.