Curriculum Vitae

Work Experience & Education

Jan 1997 ~ Present

The Shumway Institute of Laser & Cosmetic Surgery Comprehensive Cosmetic Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery, Aesthetic Laser Surgery.

Oct 1996 ~ Present

UCSD Department of Surgery Surgical Attending – Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Cosmetic Laser Surgery, Head & Neck Surgery.
Dermatology Surgical Instructor
Veterans Administration Medical Center, San Diego

Jul 1994 ~ Dec 1996

Cosmetic Surgery Associates of San Diego County, Inc. Two and a half years working clerkship. Cosmetic Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery, Aesthetic Laser Surgery.

Jul 1993 ~ Jul 1994

Walter E. Berman, MD, Beverly Hills, California Facial Plastic Surgery Fellowship American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Sep 1993 ~ Jul 1996

UCLA Department of Surgery
Surgical Instructor for Cosmetic Surgery, Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. Wadsworth Veterans Administration Medical Center, Los Angeles

Jun 1990 ~ Jun 1993

Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina Residency Head & Neck Surgery, Facial Plastic & Reconstructive

Jun 1989 ~ Jun 1990

Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina General & Thoracic Surgery

Jun 1988 ~ Jun 1989

Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina General Surgery

Jul 1984 ~ May 1988

University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona Medical School, MD Degree
Research – Surgical Wound Healing, Dept. of Surgery

Jan 1980 ~ May 1984

Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona Bachelor of Science – Zoology (Cum Laude)
Research – Developmental Biology, Dept. of Zoology

May 1979 ~ Dec 1979

Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah

Aug 1974 ~ Jul 1975

Pre Med/ Chemistry Major

Oct 1975 ~ Oct 1977

Missionary, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints England Leeds Mission, Mission President Assistant