Specialty:
General Surgery/ Colon and Rectal Surgery / Minimally Invasive / Robotic Surgery / Breast Surgery

Focus of Interest:
General Surgery / Colon and Rectal Surgery / Hernia Surgery/ Breast Surgery

Board Certification:
American Board of Surgery (General Surgery)

Hospital Affiliation:
Tri-City Medical Center
Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Medical School: New York Medical College

Degree: MD (2008)

Internship: Stony Brook University Hospital, NY (2009)

Residency: Stony Brook University Hospital, NY (20013)

Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard teaching Hospital, Boston, MA (2014)

Licensure: California, New York, New Jersey

Membership: American College of Surgeons- Fellow
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, (SAGES), Committee member

Honors & Awards:

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor, California 2021 Award Winner

  • San Diego Magazine, Top Doctor 2020

  • "Exceptional Woman in Medicine" Castle Connolly, 2020

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor 2020 Award Winner

  • Top Doctor 2020 Award Winner for General Surgery

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor 2019 Award Winner

  • Top Doctor 2019 Award Winner for Breast and General Surgery

Committees & Leadership:
Division Chief of General Surgery, TCMC

Editor for Surgical Endoscopy

Reviewer for Journal of Surgical Research
Member for Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
Member of Robotic Hernia Committee at Tri-City Medical Center

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