- General family medicine
- Preventive medicine
- American Osteopathic Association
- American Academy of Family Physicians
- American Medical Association
Hometown: Kinsley, Kan.
Why I chose a career in medicine: "I really enjoy science and had several surgeries at a young age. I found medicine to be my passion."
Why I chose family medicine: "I wanted a specialty that allowed me to create relationships with patients, and I love the variety of patients I get to see."
Hobbies and interests: Reading, baking and cooking.
Most rewarding thing about being a doctor: "Getting to make people feel better."
Best piece of advice for patients: "Get regular checkups for preventive care."