I've won the following awards
Top Cardiologist , Florida
Certificate of Recognition American Heart Association/American Stroke Association/ National Committee for Quality Assurance Achievement of Recognition for Delivery of Quality Cardiovascular Care December 12, 2006 to December 16, 2009
Nominated for âTeamwork Value Awardâ Florida Hospital Orlando For help in securing a heart and lung transplantation program for Florida Hospital December 12, 2008
The Best Doctors in AmericaÂ© 2011
U.S. News & World Report Top Doctors 2011
Fellow, American College of Cardiology
Fellow, Council on Clinical Cardiology of the American Heart Association
Fellow, Society of Coronary Angiography and Interventions
Fellow, American College of Physicians
Elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, 3rd year medical student Albany Medical College of Union University September 1982
Best Doctors in Orlando December 2010 December 2011 December 2012
HealthTap Founding Doctor
Management of malignant tracheoesophageal fistula using a Celestin tube.
North Carolina medical journal, 48, 565-6 (1987)
Ultrasonic tissue characterization with integrated backscatter. Acute myocardial ischemia, reperfusion, and stunned myocardium in patients.
Circulation, 80, 491-503 (1989)
Early identification with ultrasonic integrated backscatter of viable but stunned myocardium in dogs.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 14, 462-71 (1989)
Differentiation between acutely ischemic myocardium and zones of completed infarction in dogs on the basis of frequency-dependent backscatter.
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 85, 2634-41 (1989)
Contraction-related variation in frequency dependence of acoustic properties of canine myocardium.
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 86, 2067-72 (1989)
The effect of frequency on the magnitude of cyclic variation of backscatter in dogs and implications for prompt detection of acute myocardial ischemia.
IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control, 38, 498-502 (1991)
Cardiac cycle-dependent variation of integrated backscatter is not distorted by abnormal myocardial wall motion in human subjects with paradoxical septal motion.
Ultrasound in medicine & biology, 15, 311-7 (1989)
Is a lung nodule always a lung nodule? Osteocartilaginous exostosis mimicking an apical lung mass.
North Carolina medical journal, 50, 185-6 (1989)
Staphylococcus aureus septicemia mimicking fulminant Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
The American journal of medicine, 83, 801-3 (1987)