Life as an anesthesiology resident physician training in the Texas Medical Center from 2013 to 2017

DNI Without DNR?

"Do not intubate" (DNI) and "do not resuscitate" (DNR) are two different entities. Often times a tenuous cardiopulmonary status or altered mentation requires securing...

2017 Anesthesiology In-Training Exam (ITE) Preparation

I have roughly six weeks till my last in-training exam (ITE) of residency. I've taken this exam every February since 2014, and although my...

Beginning My Final Month Of Neuroanesthesia As A CA-3

Tomorrow I'll be beginning my second and final month of dedicated neuroanesthesia working with a large anesthesia group in Houston at our private, adult...

Last Rotation At Texas Children’s Hospital

The last eight years as a medical student and now as a resident have been filled with timeless memories at Texas Children's Hospital (TCH),...

Working Over Christmas Weekend 2016

Working over major holidays brings together a pretty unique camaraderie among healthcare workers. Physicians, nurses, techs, and ancillary staff support each other to get...


I'm a cardiothoracic anesthesiology fellow and double board certified intensivist and anesthesiologist at Harvard looking to improve medical education, diagnostics, and patient safety while promoting team-based, patient-centered care.