Credentials

Specialty:

  • Orthopedic Surgery and Spine Surgery

Education:

  • Fordham University, Bachelor of Science (Major in Biology)
  • University of Bologna, School of Medicine & Surgery,
    Doctor of Medicine, Bologna, Italy
  • The Methodist Hospital (Affiliated with the State University of NY at Downstate Medical Center), Supervised Clinical Clerkship
    Certification, Brooklyn, New York

Residency Training:

  • New York Medical College (Westchester County Medical Center; Metropolitan Hospital), General Surgery 1979-1980
    New York Medical College, (Westchester County Medical; Metropolitan Hospital; Lincoln Hospital), Orthopedic Surgery 1980-1984

Fellowship Training:

  • University of Toronto, Canada (Toronto General Hospital),
    Spinal Surgery (Orthopedic Surgery) 1984-1985

Licensure:

  • New York State License to practice Medicine and Surgery 1981
  • Federal Licensing Examination 1981
  • Licensed by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, Canada, 1984

Board Certification:

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, 1987
  • Recertification by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, 1998, 2008
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery, 1989

Academic Appointments:

  • New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York
    Instructor – Department of Orthopedic Surgery
    Assistant Professor – Department of Orthopedic Surgery
    Clinical Assistant Professor – Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Appointments:

  • Westchester County Medical Center, Valhalla, New York
    Attending Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Phelps Memorial Hospital, North Tarrytown, New York
    Attending Orthopedic Surgeon

Professional Society Membership:

  • National Honor Society
  • New York Surgical Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Orthopedic Society of New York Medical College
  • College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
  • Westchester County Medical Society
  • New York Spine Club
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons