Where did you grow up?
I was born and raised in Zionsville, Indiana.
What is your residency/medical school/undergraduate background?
Undergrad: Indiana University-Bloomington
Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency: McGovern Medical School at UTHealth (Houston)
Why are you pursuing a career in ENT?
A career in otolaryngology gives me the ability to treat patients from diverse backgrounds and provides me with a skill set that I can use to help patients around the world.
What intrigued you about IU School of Medicine?
The facial plastics fellowship at IU School of Medicine offers a unique experience to learn and perform the full breadth of facial plastics, from cosmetic to microvascular surgery. This is only available at a handful of programs in the country. I was also happy to return home to Indiana, my alma mater, and be near family.
What are your hobbies?
Rock climbing, cycling, lifting, baking, international medical missions.