I believe it is important to have the patient's overall well-being at heart, and to act from that place. To that end, I actively participate in the healing process. I'm open, honest, and treat all patients as I would like myself or my family to be treated.
MD, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, Calif., 1983; MPH, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, Wash., 1987
General surgery internship, Kaiser Foundation Hospital of Los Angeles, Calif., 1983-85; occupational medicine residency, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Wash., 1985-87
Musculoskeletal injuries, occupational and environmental medicine, psychosocial cofactors in illness, chronic pain, workers' compensation, pulmonary functions, and computer applications in medicine
Complementary medicine interests:
Raising kids, family, fishing, outdoor activities, literature, and spirituality