Experience

2018-Present

Sports Medicine Physician

Naval Medical Center Portsmouth

As a civilian contractor, I helped take care of the orthopedic and spine needs of our active duty sailors and their families.  An absolutely amazing, unique, and privileged experience!

2016-2018

Assistant Professor
Director of Sports Medicine

Eastern Virginia Medical School

As an assistant professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation I taught residents and medical students in addition to my clinical work.

2012-2016

Physician and Managing Partner

Rebound Orthopedics & Neurosurgery

Vancouver, WA

I loved living in the Pacific Northwest!  Aside from clinical care, I held monthly spine conferences and helped develop a multidisciplinary spine center.

2011-2012

Sports and Spine Medicine Fellowship

Spine and Sports Physiatrists, S.C.

Elmhurst, IL

A year dedicated to diagnosing and managing a variety of musculoskeletal injuries.  I also gave a variety of lectures to various residents in the Chicagoland area.

2008-2012

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency

Northwestern University

Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

Chicago, IL

I was very involved professionally serving as president of the Resident Physician Council for the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.  Helping develop the largest and longest running physiatric medical student programs in the country is still one of my proudest achievements.

2007-2008

Rotating Osteopathic Internship

Thomas Jefferson University

Frankford Hospital

Philadelphia, PA

Very exciting time!   Intern year can be very tough on young physicians.   I was fortunate to have excellent training and amazing  group of interns!

2003-2007

Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine

Midwestern University

Glendale, AZ

A challenging yet exciting part of my life.  This is where I started to create my vision of musculoskeletal medicine.  My skills as an osteopathic physician have truly complemented my sports medicine practice.

2003-2007

B.S. in Biology

George Mason University

Fairfax, VA

Aside from studying, I became very involved in the Filipino-American community on campus.  This is where I realized my passion for leadership and mentoring.