University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA . 9/78-6/82, M.D.
University of California Berkeley, CA, BA in Journalism


Flexible Internship, University of Southern California
Los Angeles County Medical Center, 1982-1983


  • Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, 1991; re-certified in 2001 & 201O
  • Medical Board of California Physician license since 1983
  • State of California Licensed Qualified Medical Evaluator since 1994


  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Society
  • Board of Directors, Salemi Colloquium (USC Medical School), 1992-1996
  • Western Orthopedic Association, San Diego Chapter, California, since 1995.

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