Grew up in Bayonne, NJ. Graduated St. Peter's Preparatory School, Jersey City, NJ in 1977. Graduated the Virginia Military Institure, Lexington, VA in 1981. Graduated UMDNJ - Rutgers Univ. School of Medicine in 1985. Internship and residency at the Graduate Hospital - Univ. of Pa., Philadelphia, PA 1985-1990. Active duty Army for 12 years. Practice in Lawton, OK since 2004.Interests include my wife and kids, travel, surfing when I can get to the ocean, horses, cooking, farming, music, photography, all sports, music and reading. When not in the hopsital I am usually outside at the ranch doing something.