Professional Achievements


Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Subspecialty Fellowship Training: Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Specialty Society Membership: American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America, Texas Orthopaedic Association, Texas Medical Association, Houston Shoulder Society

Hospital Privileges:

Memorial Hermann Hospital          2017 – Present

St. Lukes Episcopal Hospital           2000 – Present

Education and Training:

Undergraduate: City University of New York, Brooklyn College; Brooklyn, New York B.A. Biology, 1987 – 1990

Graduate: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Medical Doctor; Bronx, New York, 1990 – 1994

Internship: Case Western Reserve University, General Surgery; Cleveland, Ohio, 1994 – 1995

Residency: Case Western Reserve University, Orthopaedic Surgery; Cleveland, Ohio, 1995 – 1999

Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania, Shoulder and Elbow Surgery; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1999 – 2000


Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, McGovern Medical School at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 2017 – Present

Kelsey Seybold Clinic, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,  2000 – 2017

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, 2010 – 2017

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, 2000 – 2017

Staff Attending, Charity Shoulder Clinic at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, 2001 – 2014

Clinical Instructor, Flight Physician, LifeFlight Program at MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, 1995 – 1999

Professional Societies:

Active Member, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons                        2005 – Present

Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons                               2004 – Present

Active Member, Arthroscopy Association of North America                    2005 – Present

Houston Shoulder Society                                                                                2012 – Present

Texas Orthopaedic Association                                                                       2002 – Present

Harris County Medical Society                                                                        2002 – Present

Consultant Reviewer:

Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery                                                          2004 – Present

Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery                                                                   2014 – Present 


American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, Fellowship Match Committee, 2017 – 2020

ASES/AANA Shoulder and Elbow Maintenance of Certification Exam, 2015

Research Committee for American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, 2012 – 2015

Electronic Technology Committee for American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, 2010 – 2011

Ad Hoc Committee for AAOS for New Technology, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, 2007 – 2014

Open Program Committee, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, 2007

Co-Chairman, St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Shoulder Symposium, April 2006

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Operating Room Quality Improvement Committee, 2004 – 2005

Honors and Awards


Phi Beta Kappa, 1990

Summa Cum Laude, 1990

Varsity Tennis Team

Medical School:

Special Distinction in Orthopaedic Research Award, 1994

Schnermacher Annual Merit Scholarship, 1990 – 1994


Prize Winner, Cleveland Orthopaedic Society, 1997

Hospital Award:

Physician-Nurse Collegiality Award, 2010

Nursing Staff Nurse Professional Practice Council

Hospital Appointments:

Memorial Hermann Hospital, 2017 – Present

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, 2000 – Present

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