Undergraduate

Brown University
45 Prospect Street
Providence, Rhode Island 02912
BS Neuroscience
September 1991 - May 1995

Medical School

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
630 West 168th Street, 1-416
New York, NY 10027
August 1995 - May 1999

General Surgery Residency

General Surgery
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Department of Surgery
1000 10th Avenue Suite 2B
New York, New York 10019
1-212-523-7780
PGY1 - PGY3
June 1999-June 2002

General Surgery
St. Luke-Roosevelt - Hospital Center
Department of Surgery
1000 10th Avenue Suite 2B
New York, New York 10019
1-212-523-7780
PGY4 - PGY5
June 2003 - June 2005

Fellowship Training

Robotic Surgery Research Fellow
Division of Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery
St. Luke’s – Roosevelt Hospital Center
1000 10th Avenue Suite 2B
York, New York 10019
1-212-523-7780
June 2002 - June 2003

Advanced Laparoscopy and Robotics
Hackensack University Medical Center
20 Prospect Avenue, Suite 901
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601
1-201-996-2959
July 2005 – June 2006

Ethicon Surgery Bariatric Fellowship
Hackensack University Medical Center
20 Prospect Avenue, Suite 901
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601
1-201-996-2959
July 2005 – June 2006

Academic Appointments

Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery
Columbia Univeristy
July 1, 2007 - Present

Hospital Appointments

Director of Robotic Surgery
St. Luke's - Roosevelt Hospital Center
425 West 59th Street, Suite 7B
New York City, New York 10019
August 1, 2006 - Present

Attending Trauma Surgeon
Hackensack University Medical Center
20 Prospect Avenue, Rm G834
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601
1-201-996-7727
September 1, 2005 – June 30, 2006

Certifications

Board Certified in General Surgery, 2006, ATLS 2005, ACLS 2005 Robotic Surgery 2006, Laparoscopic Gastric Banding 2006

Honors

Inaugural Recipient:  Charles McBurney Prize in Surgery 2001

Society Memberships

American Medical Association Association of Academic Surgery
American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Medical Society of State of New York
New York County Medical Society
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
Society of Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgery
Minimally Invasive Robotic Association
New York Chapter of the American College of Surgeons