Focus of practice: General cardiology, lipids, congestive heart failure, women and heart disease and clinical research.
Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (medical school), Stanford University School of Medicine (internship and residency internal medicine), Stanford University School of Medicine (cardiology fellowship).
Board certification: Cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.
Career highlights include: Chief of cardiology at Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital and Medical Center; partner at Northwest Cardiovascular Institute; member of board of directors at Legacy Heart Institute; several awards for “best doctor” from publications such as Good Housekeeping, Women’s Health Magazine, Portland Monthly and Consumers’ Research Council of America, principal or co-investigator on more than 40 clinical research trials and leadership roles in a number of national and local professional medical organizations.
Favorite movie:The Doctor
Would most like to meet: Barak Obama
Hobbies: Travel, biking and spending time with friends.