Why I chose this specialty: "I believe diabetes and obesity are among the most challenging and dangerous diseases. By involving myself in caring for patients and research, I hope to have an impact in improving health outcomes."
Most rewarding thing about being a doctor: "Seeing patients get relief."
Best piece of advice for patients: "Eat healthy, minimize fast food and soda as much as possible."
Areas of interest within specialty
- Weight loss
- Thyroid disease
- Diabetes Mellitus
- Polycystic ovarian syndrome
- Osteoporosis and bone health
Hobbies and interests: I like playing soccer and watching it. Other interests include video games and listening to audiobooks. My wife and I like trying new restaurants, too.
What I like most about Wichita: Calm atmosphere and friendly people.
Alternate career choice: A pilot like my father.
The most important thing I have learned is: Knowledge and kindness are essential keys to be successful.