Why did you become a provider? "I started volunteering at a brain injury rehabilitation center in high school, and I witnessed wonderful improvements in patients' physical, mental and emotional quality of life. I decided that I wanted to play a part in improving lives, even if the improvement is small."
Why did you choose your specialty? "I chose family medicine because I truly enjoy treating the whole patient. I believe it is more fulfilling to treat patients' individual concerns when you can be a part of maintaining their general health."
Being a healthcare provider, what drives/motivates you each day? "I strive to continually improve my knowledge base every day to provide the best care for my patients."
What is the most important thing patients should know about your and your practice? "I am a compassionate and empathetic provider, and I can't wait to help the community with their healthcare needs."
As a provider, what is your medical philosophy? “Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity.” – Hippocrates
Areas of clinical interest? "I enjoy treating the whole patient. I like to address every aspect of health to encourage optimal well-being."
What do you like to do in your free time? "I enjoy hiking, traveling and spending time with family."