I am committed to understanding my patients' concerns and helping them find the best available options to restore their mobility, function and quality of life, while providing the highest level of excellence in patient care.
I became a part of Kansas City Bone & Joint Clinic in August 2016, but have been in practice since 2007. I served three years active duty in the Air Force as an Orthopaedic Surgeon, deploying to Afghanistan during that time. After my military service I spent an additional year of training in joint replacement surgery, completing a Joint Replacement Fellowship with Joint Implant Surgeons in Columbus, Ohio. During this year, I assisted in performing over 1000 joint replacement surgeries. I then took a position with Banner Medical Group in Phoenix Arizona, where I spent 5 years as the joint replacement specialist in the group, before joining Kansas City Bone and Joint. I am experienced in less invasive techniques including partial knee and anterior hip replacements. I also specialize in treating patients who are experiencing problems with previous joint replacements or need revisions. I am committed to understanding my patients' concerns and finding the best possible options to restore their mobility, function and quality of life. I am Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. As a member of these national organizations, I remain active in keeping up with the latest research and cutting edge techniques. I attended Dartmouth College for my undergraduate studies and the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California for medical school. I completed my orthopaedic surgery residency at Wayne State University in Detroit Michigan. Although I find my work very rewarding, in my free time, I enjoy spending time with my family, playing guitar, and biking.