I believe it is important to help patients understand their medical conditions, the expected outcomes, and the choices available in their care. This is as important as keeping my skills current and providing quality care.
MD, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, Portland, Ore., 1975
General surgery internship and residency and otolaryngology residency, McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill., 1976-80; otolaryngology fellowship, McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill., 1980-81
Ear and sinus surgery, hearing loss, dizziness, general adult and pediatric otolaryngology