I am very committed to partner with patients to empower them to take charge of their health and help manage chronic illness. I understand the impact that conditions like emphysema, asthma, insomnia, and sleep apnea can have on one's quality of life. I believe that developing long term, personalized relationships with patients to be the key to helping them successfully managing their health. It is these personalized relations that are the most rewarding experience for being a physician.
I grew up in the suburbs of Minneapolis and have lived in the Twin Cites area all my life. This regions my home and I feel very lucky I can help care for those in my community. I currently live in St. Paul with my wife and two children. When time permits I enjoy running, biking, and camping. I try to take advantage of the The Boundary Waters Canoe Area, state parks, area lakes and other outdoor nature resources this area has to offer.