COLLEGE:
Georgetown University, 1968 - 1972
B.S. Degree in Biology / Minor Chemistry
Clinical Instructor for one year, Washington, D.C.


MEDICAL SCHOOL:
Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1972 - 1976

INTERNSHIP:
University of Florida Medical Center, 1976 - 1977

General Surgical Internship, Gainesville, Florida                                

RESIDENCY:
University of Miami (Jackson Memorial Hospital), 1977 - 1981
Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Miami, Florida.
Chief Administrative Resident in charge of 24 residents                                            

PRIVATE PRACTICE:
Boca Raton Orthopedic Group, Inc., 1983 - present
Institute of Regenerative and Molecular Orthopedics, 2006 - 2014
Institute of Regenerative Medicine, 2014 - present


HONORS:

Named Castle Connelly Top Doctors, 2012 - 2014

HOSPITAL:

Boca Raton Community Hospital, 1983 - present

AFFILIATIONS:

West Boca Medical Center
Delray Medical Center

TEACHING:

Arthroscopic Laser Course
Instructor and Chairman, May 1994

AFFILIATIONS:

Boca Raton Community Hospital, 1983 - present


BOARD:

American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, July 1984

CERTIFICATIONS:

American College of Orthopedic Surgery
American Board of Regenerative Medicine
American Board of Pain Management
Anti-Aging Medicine                                      


SOCIETY:

American Medical Association


MEMBERSHIPS:

Southern Medical Association
Palm Beach Medical Society
Broward County Medical Society
Palm Beach Orthopedic Society
Florida Medical Association
International Cartilage Repair Society
American Academy of Regenerative Medicine
American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine                                                


FELLOWSHIPS:

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
American College of Surgery
American Academy of Pain Management
Board Certified in Anti-Aging Medicine


MEDICAL:

Florida, California, New Hampshire                                          


LICENSES:

Cayman Islands, Dubai


PUBLICATIONS:

Editorial Board Member of Journal of the Association of Stem Cell and Tissue Regeneration

MISSIONARY:

Caridad Center Free Medical Clinic Volunteer, 2005 to 2009


WORK:

Surgeon Immediately following Earthquake Haiti, 2010


LECTURES GIVEN:
1981: Treatment of Metastatic Fracture - presented at the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons


2008 – Present: Lecturer at Florida Atlantic University to undergraduate Students on Stem Cells


2007 – Present: Physician instructor in Technique of Bone Marrow Use and Platelet Rich Plasma for Harvest Technologies


March 2010: Visiting professor at Santiago Dominican Repub Hospital


March 2010: 1st Conference on Stem Cells & Genetics A4M Ap Sao Paulo, Brazil

  Lecture #1 The use of Supplements in Platelet Rich Plasma and Stem Cell Injections
  Lecture #2 The use of Stem Cells and Platelet Rich Plasma Injections in an office setting


April 2010: A4M Brazil Stem Cell & Genetics in Sao Paulo, Brazil
  Lecture #1 The use of Supplements in Platelet Rich Plasma and Stem Cell injections
  Lecture #2 Stem Cell and Platelet Rich Plasma for Musculoskeletal Problems


October 2010: The Dubai Congress on Anti-Aging & Aesthetic Medicine
  Lecture: The use of Stem Cell and Platelet Rich Plasma injections in an office setting


December 2010: The 19th Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging Medicine and Biomedical Technologies, Las Vegas, NV
  Lecture: The use of Stem Cell and Platelet Rich Plasma injections in an office setting


December 2010: The 19th International Congress of Orthopedics and Traumatology Punta Cana, D.R.
  Lecture: The use of Stem Cells and Platelet Rich Plasma in the Treatment of Athletic Injuries


 January 2011: The 5th Annual Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine World Congress San Diego, CA


March 2011: Korea symposium on Platelet Rich Plasma and Stem Cells

  Acted as a visiting professor at four major hospitals in the area performing Stem Cell cases in each hospital.


April 2011: World Congress on Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine

  Unit Congresses XXL Century National Medical Center in Mexico City, Mexico
  Lecture #1: The use of Supplements and their Of Stem Cells and Platelet Rich Plasma injections

  Lecture #2: Stem Cell and Platelet Rich Plasma Injections


April 2011: 19th Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging Medicine and Regenerative Biomedical Technologies in Orlando, FL


May 2011: The 8th Malaysian Conference on Anti-Aging, Aesthetic,: And Regenerative Medicine in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


August 2011: Upper Valley Platelet Rich Plasma and Stem Cell Symposium Claremont New Hampshire keynote speaker


September 201: North American Platelet Rich Plasma Symposium Toronto, Canada,
  Lecture: The Future of Platelet Rich Plasma, Fat and BMAC


December 2011: 20th Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging Medicine and Biomedical Technologies Las Vegas Nevada


February 2012: Two Lectures on Stem Cells and Platelet Rich Plasma injections and the use of supplements in Stem Cell, Mexico City    


February 2012: Lectures on the use of Autogenous Stem Cells on Orthopedic Condition, Seoul, Korea

  Acted as a visiting professor for Catholic University of Korea guiding the Korean Doctors in performing Stem Cell treatments for Orthopedic conditions.


April 2012: Annual Meeting American Academy of Orthopedic Medicine Lecture on Stem Cells and Platelet Rich Plasma Injections,                         Fort Lauderdale, Florida


June 2012: National Arthroscopy Congress Lectures on Stem Cells and Platelet Rich Plasma injections in Orthopedic Conditions,
  Functioned as a visiting Professor performing Operating Room cases using Stem Cells Lima, Peru


July 2012: 3rd Annual Platelet Rich Plasma & Regenerative Medicine Symposium with Cadaver Lab Lectured on Stem Cells and Platelet Rich Plasma injections Los Angeles, California


August 2012: The 6th Annual Anti-Ageing & Aesthetic Medicine Conference, “Integrative Health & Longevity” at the Sofitel Melbourne on Collins

  Invited Lecturer on Stem Cells and Platelet Rich Plasma injections Melbourne, Australia


August 2012: Equador Society of Orthopedics and Traumatology SEOT (Sociedad Ecuatoriana de Orthopedia y Traumatologia)

  Lecturer on Stem Cells and Platelet Rich Plasma injections Guayaquil Ecuador


September 2012: Brazilian Orthopedic Hip Society guest lecturer San Paulo Brazil


October 2012: 1st C.U.R.E. Symposium Boca Raton, Florida Guest Lecturer on Stem cells


October 2012: 2012 World Congress on Anti-Aging Medicine and Regenerative Biomedical Technologies Expo 2012 Guest Lecturer, Shanghai, China


November 2012: Australasian College of Sports Medicine 27 Annual Scientific Conferences Brisbane Australia


November 2012: 1st Scientific practical conference” Current Trends in Trauma and Orthopedics”. Guest lecturer Moscow, Russia


December 2012: 21st Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging Medicine and Biomedical Technologies, guest lecturer Las Vegas Nevada


January 2013: 1st Annual Meeting of the Philippine Society of Stem Cell Medicine Manila, Philippines

  Guest Lecture and Visiting Professor     


February 2013: 4th Mexico A4M Anti-aging Conference Mexico City, Mexico Guest Lecturer      


April 2013: 2nd Annual C.U.R.E.  Symposium Boca Raton, Florida Guest Lecturer on Stem Cells


April 2013: 21st Congress of Anti-Aging Medicine Orlando, Florida Guest Lecturer


April 2013: 23º Argentine Congress of Esthetic Medicine Guest Lecturer and Visiting Professor Buenos Aires, Argentina


June 2013: The Anti-Aging Academy of the A4M of Mexico Stem Cell Work Shop

  Acted as a coordinator and visiting Professor for a workshop on the nuts and bolts of Stem Cells  


 July 2013: Invited lecture and Visiting Professor in Cebu, Philippines. This included lectures at two medical schools


August 2013: The Seventh Annual Meeting of the Australian-Asian Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine Melbourne, Australia


September 2013: Biobridge Conference 2013 “Generation-Regeneration”

  Guest Lecture on “The Use of Stem Cells and PRP in Orthopedics” - Venice, Italy


Oct. 2013: Faculty of the Stem Cell Fellowship of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine

  Presenting didactic Lectures and perform practical lectures


Oct. 2013: Visiting professor lecturing and performing cases utilizing bone marrow and fat stem cells. Santiago, Dominican Republic


Nov 2013: Visiting Professor at Far Eastern University Manila, Philippines including both didactic lectures and practical cases


Dec. 2013: Visiting Guest Physician lecturer at the SOHO supplement industry meeting Orlando, Florida


Dec. 2013: American Academy of Anti- Aging Medicine   Las Vegas, NV Invited lecturer in the Stem cell Session


Dec. 2013: Invited to the Doha Goals Forum by his Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, The Emir of Qatar.

  Location was Doha, Qatar. Discussed the cutting edge aspects of sports medicine as it relates to athletes.


Feb.  2014: Acting as a visiting professor and speaker at Far Eastern Univ. Manila, the Philippines.

  This involved both lecturing and performing cases.


Feb. 2014: Mexico A4M invited as a visiting professor for the Fifth Annual American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine Mexican division.      


March 2014: Invited Participant of "Orthopedics Today" symposium as to how the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery needs to get involved with stem cells. This symposium is by invitation only.


March 2014: Faculty member, lecturer, and instructor for A4M Stem Cell Fellowship


April 2014: Invited speaker and Faculty member of the 33rd Cherry Blossom Seminar in Orthopedics. Washington, D.C.    


April 2014: Invited Speaker and Faculty Member for Select Biosciences Meeting in Palm Springs, California


May 2014: Faculty member for pre-conference workshop on Aesthetics and Hair Transplantation at American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.


May 2014: Keynote Address 22nd Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging, Regenerative and Aesthetic Medicine – Conference Orlando, Florida


May 2014: Invited Lecturer and Faculty Member International Biological Orthopaedics Meeting (IBOM) Mumbai, India


August 2014: Invited Lecturer, Faculty Member and course Chairman for a Stem Cell Workshop for the Australian-Asian Anti-Aging Academy Melbourne, Australia


September 2014: Invited Keynote speaker and section moderator

  The 1st Annual World Congress of Orthopedics 2014 (WCORT-2014) Xian, China


September 2014: Invited Lecturer Regenerative Medicine Meeting Santiago, Chile


October 2014: Invited Lecturer XVI International Congress on Aesthetics and Cosmetic Surgery.   Buenos Aires, Argentina


October 2014: Invited Speaker Program, 25th October, 2014, São Paulo, Brazil Brazilian Society of Pain Medicine  


November 2014: Invited speaker Doha GOALS (Gathering of All Leaders in Sport) Forum, in Doha, Qatar

  November 3-5, 2014, under the High Patronage of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the Emir of Qatar and the patron of Doha GOALS.


November 2014: Invited Speaker 7th Annual World Congress of Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cell -2014 (RMSC-2014) in Haikou, China


Dec. 2014: Invited Speaker Ibero American Congress Orthopedics and Trauma congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina December 6 to 10


Dec. 2014: Invited speaker 22nd Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging, Regenerative and Aesthetic Medicine on December 11 - 13, 2014 at the Venetian/Palazzo/Sands Expo in Las Vegas, NV.


Jan 2015: Invited lecturer at Updates in Environmental Conference

  Environmental Impact on Stem Cells, Aging, and Chronic Illness St. Petersburg, Florida


March 2015: Invited Lecturer at the American Academy of Pain Medicine   Washington, D.C.


May 2015: Sao Paulo, Brazil Invited lecturer and demonstrated cases


 June 2015: Invited Lecturer and demonstrated cases at Laser and Stem Cell Meeting


July 2015: Chennai, India 1st Annual ArthroPreserve meeting invited lecturer and performed cases


Dec. 2015: Invited Lecturer America Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine Las Vegas Nevada


Dec. 2015: Denver, Colorado   Lecturer at American Academy of Regenerative Medicine


Feb. 2016: Invited Lecturer Singapore Stem Cell Meeting Singapore


March 2016: Quito Ecuador Invited Guest Lecturer at Stem Cell Meeting


March 2016: Seoul, Korea Lecturer and Chair  Stem Cell Meeting


May 2016: Sao Paulo, Brazil   Invited Lecturer and Proctor for the Orthoreg meeting


June 2016: Chicago Invited Lecturer at Becker Orthopedic meeting


July 2016: San Jose, Costa Rica   Featured lecturer  Stem Cell meeting


August 2016: Rio De Janeiro Presenter at International Stem Cell Meeting during the Olympics


November 2016: Shanghai, China   Chair of Stem Cell Meeting.


November 2016: Manila Philippines   Invited lecturer Manila Stem Cell Meeting


December 2016: Las Vegas, Nevada   Invited Lecturer for General Meeting and lecturer for Stem Cell Fellowship


December 2016: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia     Invited lecturer American Academy of Regenerative Medicine


Pending talks 2017: Macao, Argentina, Singapore, Dubai, Sao Paulo, China, and Toronto

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