Hometown: Lyons, Kansas.
Pets: Two dogs, Sophie and Stella.
First job: Grocery store clerk, lawn mowing,
Why I chose a career in medicine: Intrigued by science. Love people and their stories.
The person I would most like to meet: Abraham Lincoln.
Hobbies and interests: Fly fishing, bicycling with my wife on road/trail, reading mostly history and theology.
If I hadn't gone into medicine I would be: A history professor.
Most rewarding thing about being a doctor: Getting to know people and their stories.