Special Appointments:

 Director of Robotic Surgery
     *  Department of Surgery
     *  Riverview Medical Center

 Robotic Surgery Preceptor
     *  Department of Surgery
     *  Riverview Medical Center

 Thought Leader and Speaker for the Advancement of Hernia
 Understanding and Surgical Repair 
     *  Audience:  General / Hernia Surgeons
     *  National Circuit

 Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
     * Department of Surgery
     * Drexel University College of Medicine

 Assistant Program Director
     * General Surgery Residency Program
     * Monmouth Medical Center

Noteworthy Post Graduate Training:

 *     Robotic Single - Incision Surgery and Training Certification

*      Robotic Surgery Training and Certification

*      Specialization in Complicated Hernia Repair

*      07/2010 - 06/2011
        Chief Resident - General Surgery
        Monmouth Medical Center

*      07/2006 - 06/2011
        General Surgery Residency
        Monmouth Medical Center

 Certifications:

*    Board Certified General Surgeon

 *     B.L.S. - Basic Life Support

*      A.C.L.S. - Advanced Cardiac Life Support

*      A.T.L.S. - Advanced Trauma Life Support

*      P.A.L.S. - Pediatric Advanced Life Support
Formal Education:

 Medical Doctor Degree (M.D.)
 Saba University - School of Medicine
     *  Netherlands-Antilles

 Bacheloreate of Arts - (B.A.) - Biology
 Potsdam State University
     *  Potsdam, NY

 Associates Degree in Respiratory Therapy
     *  Utica, NY

Awards and Other Honors:

 2014 -  S.U.N.Y. Canton Commencement Keynote Speaker
             
 2011 -  Ward J. Dunnican, M.D. Award
             *   Monmouth Medical Center
             *   Awarded to the Surgical Resident who has 
                 demonstrated proficiency and outstanding service
                 in the field of General Surgery.

 2011 -  Golden Apple Award
             *   Drexel University School of Medicine
             *   Outstanding Teaching Award

 2011 -  The Sills Award
             *   Monmouth Medical Center
             *   Awarded to the Surgical Resident who has
                 distinguished himself as a teacher of fellow 
                 residents and students.

 2010 -  The Society of LaparoEndoscopic
             Surgical Residents Achievement
             Award.
             *  The Society of LaparoEndoscopic Surgeons. (S.L.S.)
             *   Awarded to the Outstanding  LaparoEndoscopic
                 Surgical Resident
  
 2009 -  Golden Apple Award
             *   Drexel University School of Medicine
             *   Outstanding Teaching Award

 2009 -  The Sills Award
             *   Monmouth Medical Center
             *   Awarded to the Surgical Resident who has 
                 distinguished himself as a teacher of fellow 
                 residents and students.

 2008 -  Donald K. Brief, M.D. Award
             *   Monmouth Medical Center
             *   Awarded to the Junior Resident demonstrating
                 outstanding initiative and leadership in the teaching
                 and mentoring of fellow residents and medical students.

 2002 -  Outstanding Academic and Leadership Award
            *   Saba University School of Medicine

             
Publications:

 2007 - Minimally Invasive Excision of Cystic Thymomas
      *  The Internet Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery