Biography


Education:
Brown University 1981-1985
Providence Rhode Island

Georgetown University, School of Medicine 1985-1989
Washington, D.C. , MD

Training
Internship: Lenox Hill Hospital 1989-1990
NY, NY (General Surgery)

Residency: St. Luke’s/Roosevelt Hospital 1990-1994
NY, NY (Orthopedic Surgery)

Fellowship: Graduate Health System, City
Avenue Hospital, University of Pennsylvania Affiliate,
Philadelphia, PA 1994-1995 (Sports Medicine)

Licensure:
New Jersey – 62758

Appointments:
Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ
Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ
St. Joseph’s Hospital & Medical Center, Paterson, NJ

Membership:
Diplomate of American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Fellow of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery
Member of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery

Patents:
Laser aiming device for performing anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction surgery and method for using same. U.S. Patent # 6.254.606

Guide tool for hip replacement surgical device, US Patent # 5,569,262

Two U.S. patents for tennis racket string tension testing devices

Publications:
Co-author with Dr. Vincent Fietti: “Distal Radius Fractures and Carpal Injuries. “ Presented at the International Wrist Conference in Japan, 1990.

Co-author with Dr. Robert Zickel: “Pathologic Fractures in Long Bone Sarcoidosis, A Case Report.” Published in Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery,
March, 1995.

Research:
Developed an electrochemical devise to remove ferric ions from the blood of patients with hemochromatosis. Received funding from Georgetown University Medcine Center, 1987.

Team Affiliations:
Team Physician, Fair Lawn High School.
Fair Lawn, NJ 1997-2001.

Team Physician, William Paterson University.
Wayne, NJ 2001-Present