College Austin College
Sherman, Texas
B.A. 1974

Medical School University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Dallas, Texas
M.D. 1978

Postdoctoral Training

Residency General Surgical Residency, Massachusetts General
Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, 1978-1980, 1982-1985

Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency, Emory University,
Atlanta, Georgia, 1985-1987

Fellowship Clinical Associate in Cardiac Surgery, National Heart
Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland,


Diplomat, American Board of Surgery

Diplomat, American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Medical Licensure

1978 – present Texas Medical License
1978 – 2005 Massachusetts Medical License
1985 – 2000 Georgia Medical License
1980 – 1993;  Maryland Medical License
2000 – present
1998 – 2001 Washington Medical License  
Education, Training, Certifications,
and Medical Licensures