Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US


MD from Baylor College of Medicine
Internship at Baylor College of Medicine
Internal Medicine
Residency at Northwestern University Medical School


American Board of Dermatology

Honors & Awards

The Fulbright and Jaworski Faculty Excellence Award, The Development of Enduring Educational Materials
Doctors' Choice Top Physicians in Houston Dermatology, Health and Fitness Sports Magazine
Sulzberger Institute for Dermatologic Education Grant
Author of 5 books for medical and pre-medical students, including "Success in Medical School" and "Success on the Wards". These books are now required or recommended reading at over 1/3 of US medical schools

Professional Interests

  • Diet and dermatology
  • Allergic contact dermatitis

Professional Statement

I'm deeply committed to taking complex medical information and translating it into practical recommendations for patients.

As a physician, researcher, and author, I'm focused on developing and sharing my expertise. This has included the publication of over 50 articles in scientific journals, as well as 5 books. I also greatly enjoy working with and teaching our next generation of physicians.


American Contact Dermatitis Society
American Academy of Dermatology