Position: Orthopedic Surgeon
Describe some of your job duties: I work with people to help them solve problems they have with mobility.
Favorite thing about working at SPO: I enjoy working at SPO because I get to work alongside happy people who enjoy their jobs. Luckily for me, all of my coworkers at SPO share these qualities and make the most out of their workday.
What is your greatest accomplishment at work? Always keeping the focus on the patient.
Hometown: East Lansing, MI
Hobbies: In my free time I enjoy bicycling and snowshoeing.
Family/Pets: I have been happily married for over 30 years. My wife and I have two children together. Our son Patrick is a Chemist in Bend, OR and our daughter Laura is a Teacher in Seattle, WA.
At which store would you like to max-out your credit card?
- My local bicycle shop
- REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.)
What is your favorite movie or TV series? Waking Ned Devine
What is your favorite quote, and who said it?
“There are basically two types of people. People who accomplish things, and people who claim to have accomplished things. The first group is less crowded.” – Mark Twain
College: Albion College; BA
Medical School: Michigan State; MD
Internship: Saint Mary’s Hospital, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Residency: Grand Rapids Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program
Board Certification: Orthopedics