He then completed a full General Surgery residency at Indiana University in Indianapolis, also performing and publishing research on irradiated wound healing and adipose stem cells.

His research and clinical interests include the full breadth of plastic surgery, and, in particular, surgical treatments for migraine headaches, as well as breast reconstruction.


  • Migraine Surgery, Stem Cell Surgery, Breast Reconstruction, Breast Reduction, Gynecomastia, Rhinoplasty, Eyelid Surgery, Body Contouring after Weight Loss, Facial Fracture Reconstruction, Facial Cancer Reconstruction, Abdominal Wall, Reconstruction, Lower Extremity Reconstruction
Past Affiliations

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine

Assistant Professor, Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, School of Medicine (past)

MD, Northwestern University, General Surgery, 2004
BS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000