I emphasize prevention and encourage patients to maintain healthy lifestyles. My role is to assess my patients' health and advise them on steps to improve and maintain. Disease states often involve both body and mind, and I pay attention to both.
MD, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif., 1976
Family medicine internship and residency, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Wash., 1976-79; preventive medicine fellowship, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, Wash., 1979-81
Osteoporosis, medical problems of recent immigrants, preventive care, problems of older people