December 2016 – Present DFW Bariatrics and General Surgery. Minimally Invasive General and Bariatric Surgery; Dallas, TX
November 2015 – January 2017 Speaker for Smith and Nephew
August 2015 – December 2017 Consultant, Speaker, and Proctor for Enteromedics Member Scientific Advisory Board
November 2012 – Present North Texas Veteran’s Affairs Hospital. Minimally Invasive General and Bariatric Surgery. Director of Bariatric Surgery; Dallas, TX
General Surgery Residency Site Director (effective June 2013)
November 2012 – Present University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Assistant Professor of Surgery – Division of Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Surgery; Dallas, TX
March 2011 – January 2013 Rosalind Franklin University / Chicago Medical School. Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery; Chicago, IL
August 2010 – January 2013 Mount Sinai Hospital. General Surgery; Chicago, IL
Director of Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery
Awards: Dr. William Schumer Teaching Award – Nominated by Surgical Housestaff, 2011-2012 Academic Year
Current Position

Current Position


Training / Education

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Professional Associations

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Professional Activities




Publications (Peer-Reviewed)



My primary language is English; however, I am also versed in medical Spanish

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Clinical Interests

Minimally Invasive (Laparoscopic and Robotic) Bariatric Surgery, Foregut including Antireflux, and Abdominal Wall Repair



BLS and ACLS are up to date



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