ABPMR – American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation – 2014 AOBPMR – American Osteopathic Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation – 2015 AOA Pain Medicine CAQ – 2016
2015-present Austin PM&R Society 2014-present Texas Medical Society 2014-present Travis County Medical Society 2014-present American Academy of Orthopaedic Medicine 2014-present American Osteopathic Society 2014-present The American Osteopathic Association of Prolotherapy Integrative Pain Management 2012-present Midwest Pain Society 2011-present American Society Interventional Pain Physicians 2011-present American Pain Society 2011-present Wisconsin Medical Society 2011-present Wisconsin Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2005-2010 Aerospace Medical Association 2002-present American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2000-present American Osteopathic Association 2000-2004 Chicago Medical Society 2000-2010 American Medical Athletic Association 2000-2004 Student Osteopathic Medical Association, Social Chair 2000-2004 Illinois State Medical Society 2000-2004 American Medical Association
I have been doing prolotherapy in some form since learning about it in 2005. I have been a staff physician in a dedicated regenerative medicine practice since 2014.
Formal training in internship, residency and fellowship Courses at AOAPRM and AAOM conferences
Non-operative orthopedic medicine including interventional spine and regenerative medicine procedures to most neuromusculoskeletal conditions.
Honors & Recognitions:
2012 Midwest Pain Society Addison/Blonsky research grant recipient 2012 Awarded 2nd Place for platform presentation at WISPMR ICE Conference. 2012 Chief Resident Selection-University of Wisconsin division of Rehabilitation Medicine 2008 McGuire AFB Company Grade Officer of the Quarter Nomination 2007 Al dhafra AB Company Grade Officer of the Quarter 2005 Intern of the Year, UHHS-Richmond Heights Hospital 2001 Commissioned Officer Training-Honor Flight 2000 Air Force Health Professional Scholarship Program Recipient 2000 Cum Laude Graduate-Michigan State University 2000 Human Biology representative for Dean’s Student Advisory Council 1999 Beaumont Tower Grant 1998 Herman Miller Competitive Scholarship Award 1996 Michigan House of Representatives Award 1996 Central Michigan Centralis Honorary Scholarship Award 1996 Michigan Competitive Scholarship Award TEACHING Attending Physician for Medical and Premedical Students on rotations. 2014-present. Resident training in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: 2011-2014. Resident training in Gross anatomy: 2011-2014 Lectures 2014 Rehabilitation Medicine Resident Lecture Series. Pain in Spinal Cord Injury. 2014 Rehabilitation Medicine Resident Lecture Series. Pain topics in Cancer Rehabilitation. 2014 Rehabilitation Medicine Resident Lecture Series SCI Pain. 2013 Palliative Care Fellows/staff lecture series. Intravenous Lidocaine. 2012 University of Wisconsin Department of Ortho/Rehabilitation Grand Rounds: Robotic Technology for Gait Rehabilitation 2012 University of Wisconsin Department of Ortho/Rehabilitation Grand Rounds: Athletes with Disabilities. 2012 Interdisciplinary rounds presentation: Current Concepts in Post-Concussive Syndrome, Gundersen Lutheran Hospital, La Crosse, WI. 2011 University of Wisconsin Department of Ortho/Rehabilitation Grand Rounds: The Role of Dermatology in Rehabilitation Medicine. RESEARCH 2012-2014 UWHC-Exercise-induced hypoalgesia in healthy subjects using differing forms of anaerobic exercise. 2011-2013 UWHC-Assessment and characterization of peripheral TRPV1 and TRPM8 receptors in humans. 2007-2009 Assessment of the physiologic effects of modafanil (Go-Pill) use in Air Force aviators during extended missions. 2002-2004 Michigan State University/DOE-Plant and Soil Sciences: Research assistant for isolation and characterization of Lotus japonicus genes. 2003 McNair SROP summer research internship in molecular genetics. Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI. 2002 National Science Foundation LSSURP summer internship in molecular biology-University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN PRESENTATIONS/PUBLICATIONS 2014 University of Wisconsin Multidisciplinary Pain Research Day platform presentation: Exercise-induced hypoalgesia in healthy subjects using differing forms of anaerobic exercise. 2013 Midwest Pain Society annual meeting poster presentation: Exercise-induced hypoalgesia in healthy subjects using differing forms of anaerobic exercise. 2013 University of Wisconsin Multidisciplinary Pain Research Day platform presentation: Exercise-Induced Hypoalgesia following comparative forms of anaerobic exercise. 2013 Weight reduction for patients with fibromyalgia. Rehab in Review (Jan). 2012 University of Wisconsin Multidisciplinary Pain Research Day platform presentation: Dose-dependent relationship of topical capsaicin and menthol in evaluation of small fiber nociception. 2012 American Pain Society annual meeting poster presentation: Dose-response study of topical menthol and capsaicin for evaluation of small peripheral nerve fiber function. 2012 Wisconsin Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation annual symposium platform presentation: Chemocutaneous Nociceptive Sensory Testing. 2012 American Academy of Physiatry annual meeting poster presentation: Cauda Equina Syndrome Secondary to CLL Infiltration. 2011 Hypertension, orthostatic hypotension and the risk of falls. Rehab in Review (Apr). 2011 Obstructive sleep apnea and outcomes after ischemic stroke. Rehab in Review (Dec) 2004 National Conference on Undergraduate Research platform presentation: Lotus japonicus LjNOD12 gene. University of Montana, Missoula, MT. 2003 DOE annual research seminar poster presentation on Lotus japonicus LjNOD12 gene. 2002 University of Minnesota LSSURP conference poster presentation: Isolation of root nodule cDNAs from Phaseolus vulgaris.