Michael brings more than 13 years' experience as a physician assistant. Michael's experience includes cardiology, transplant surgery, and found his calling in neurosurgery. He has provided assistance in over 2000 neurosurgical cases: Cases include posterior lumbar fusion, anterior cervical discectomy and fusion, lumbar microsurgery, burr hole and craniotomies for skull based procedures. Michael is a very caring and passionate advocate for his patients. He works diligently to help with the recovery process. Michael served our country for over 20 years in the U.S. Air Force as a medic, and is honored to serve as a traveling Physician Assistant to help patients in underserved areas of this great nation. In his free time he likes to ride motorcycles, play golf, travel, play video games, and read, and recently certified as a scuba diver.