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Medical Specialty Endocrinology Education/Training B.A. Business Economics - University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, 1991 M.D. - University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX - 2008 Residency – Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, 2012 Fellowship, Endocrinology – Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, 2014 Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine, 2013 American Board of Internal Medicine - Endocrinology, Eligible Special Skills & Interests Diabetes (Type 1, Type 2, Gestational, and Cystic Fibrosis related) Metabolic Syndrome Obesity Insulin Resistance Abnormal Cholesterol Menopause (except for Bio-Identical Hormones) Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Osteoporosis & Metabolic Bone Disease Calcium Metabolism Kidney Stones Thyroid Disorders including Thyroid Cancer Parathyroid Disorder Adrenal Disorders Pituitary Disorders Hospital Affiliations Houston Methodist Hospital Recognitions and Awards





Other Specialties

Areas of Expertise

  • Prediabetes
  • Metabolic syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Menopause
  • Perimenopause
  • Osteoporosis
  • Kidney stones
  • Thyroid nodules
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid)
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Pituitary tumors

Awards & Recognitions

  • HealthGrades Recognized Doctor Honor Roll (2015)

Publications & Research


Insurance accepted by this Doctor

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Blue Cross / Blue Shield
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