MEDICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Medical School

  • Medical College of Georgia , 1999 , Atlanta , GA

Internship

  • Lurie Children's (Formerly Children’s Memorial Hospital) , 2000 , Chicago , IL

Residency

Pediatrics
  • Lurie Children's (Formerly Children’s Memorial Hospital) , 2002 , Chicago , IL

Fellowship

Emergency Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2005 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Prediction of patient disposition: comparison of computer and human approaches and a proposed synthesis. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2021 07 30; 28(8):1736-1745. View abstract
  2. Low-Intensity Shockwave Therapy in the Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction. Cureus. 2020 Nov 01; 12(11):e11286. View abstract
  3. Use of Cardiac Point-of-Care Ultrasound in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020 Oct 27. View abstract
  4. Paraganglioma of the Spermatic Cord With Spinal Metastasis: A Case Report. Urology. 2020 Sep; 143:e7-e11. View abstract
  5. Reduction in Resources and Cost for Gastroenteritis Through Implementation of Dehydration Pathway. Pediatrics. 2020 07; 146(1). View abstract
  6. Does Point-of-Care Gastric Ultrasound Correlate With Reported Fasting Time? Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020 Jan 06. View abstract
  7. Intra-Testicular Papaverine Injection for Testicular Salvage after Blunt Testicular Trauma: A Case Report. Curr Urol. 2019 Oct; 13(2):110-112. View abstract
  8. The Variability of Preferred Infant Lumbar Puncture Insertion Site Between Novice and Experienced Physicians. AEM Educ Train. 2020 Apr; 4(2):123-129. View abstract
  9. Male-to-Female Gender Reassignment Surgery: An Institutional Analysis of Outcomes, Short-term Complications, and Risk Factors for 240 Patients Undergoing Penile-Inversion Vaginoplasty. Urology. 2019 09; 131:228-233. View abstract
  10. Interrater reliability of pediatric point-of-care lung ultrasound findings. Am J Emerg Med. 2020 01; 38(1):1-6. View abstract
  11. Acute pulmonary hemorrhage associated with metastatic testicular choriocarcinoma in a 46-year-old incarcerated male. Urol Ann. 2019 Jan-Mar; 11(1):109-112. View abstract
  12. Locally Metastatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate: A Therapeutic and Prognostic Dilemma. Urology. 2018 Dec; 122:10-12. View abstract
  13. Use of a National Database to Assess Pediatric Emergency Care Across United States Emergency Departments. Acad Emerg Med. 2018 12; 25(12):1355-1364. View abstract
  14. Point-of-care hip ultrasound in a pediatric emergency department. Am J Emerg Med. 2018 Jul; 36(7):1174-1177. View abstract
  15. Incidental Asymptomatic Leiomyoma of the Urinary Bladder. Urology. 2018 Mar; 113:6-9. View abstract
  16. Point-of-Care Ultrasound is Associated With Decreased Length of Stay in Children Presenting to the Emergency Department With Soft Tissue Infection. J Emerg Med. 2018 Jan; 54(1):96-101. View abstract
  17. Point-of-Care Ultrasound to Diagnose Postpericardiotomy Syndrome in a Child. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2017 Oct; 33(10):700-702. View abstract
  18. Amyloidosis and acute hemorrhage of the kidney, ureter, and bladder. Can J Urol. 2017 Aug; 24(4):8934-8936. View abstract
  19. Erratum to: Pediatric emergency medicine point-of-care ultrasound: summary of the evidence. Crit Ultrasound J. 2017 Dec; 9(1):3. View abstract
  20. Pediatric emergency medicine point-of-care ultrasound: summary of the evidence. Crit Ultrasound J. 2016 Dec; 8(1):16. View abstract
  21. The impact of critically ill children on paediatric ED medication timeliness. Emerg Med J. 2017 Jan; 34(1):8-12. View abstract
  22. Abdominal Lymphatic Malformation Presenting as Acute Abdominal Pain: A Common Pediatric Complaint, but an Unusual Diagnosis. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2016 May; 32(5):315-7. View abstract
  23. An Educational Intervention to Improve Ultrasound Competency in Ultrasound-Guided Central Venous Access. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2016 Jan; 32(1):1-5. View abstract
  24. Determining the Feasibility of Managing Erectile Dysfunction in Humans With Placental-Derived Stem Cells. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2016 Jan; 116(1):e1-5. View abstract
  25. Point-of-Care Ultrasonography for the Diagnosis of Pediatric Soft Tissue Infection. J Pediatr. 2016 Feb; 169:122-7.e1. View abstract
  26. Effects of Stem Cell Treatment in Human Patients With Peyronie Disease. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2015 Oct; 115(10):e8-13. View abstract
  27. Effect of Reduction in the Use of Computed Tomography on Clinical Outcomes of Appendicitis. JAMA Pediatr. 2015 Aug; 169(8):755-60. View abstract
  28. Ultrasound assistance for central venous catheter placement in a pediatric emergency department improves placement success rates. Acad Emerg Med. 2014 Sep; 21(9):981-6. View abstract
  29. Advances in point-of-care ultrasound in pediatric emergency medicine. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2014 Jun; 26(3):265-71. View abstract
  30. Bedside hip ultrasonography in the pediatric emergency department: a tool to guide management in patients presenting with limp. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2014 Apr; 30(4):285-7. View abstract
  31. Development and evaluation of a program for the use of ultrasound for central venous catheter placement in a pediatric emergency department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013 Dec; 29(12):1245-8. View abstract
  32. Value of point-of-care ketones in assessing dehydration and acidosis in children with gastroenteritis. Acad Emerg Med. 2013 Nov; 20(11):1146-50. View abstract
  33. Pediatric emergency medicine fellow training in ultrasound: consensus educational guidelines. Acad Emerg Med. 2013 Mar; 20(3):300-6. View abstract
  34. Dynamics extracted from fixed cells reveal feedback linking cell growth to cell cycle. Nature. 2013 Feb 28; 494(7438):480-3. View abstract
  35. Bedside ultrasonography in the pediatric emergency department: the focused assessment with sonography in trauma examination uncovers an occult intra-abdominal tumor. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Oct; 28(10):1107-11. View abstract
  36. Intravenous dextrose for children with gastroenteritis and dehydration: a double-blind randomized controlled trial. Ann Emerg Med. 2013 Mar; 61(3):281-8. View abstract
  37. Bedside ultrasonography to identify hip effusions in pediatric patients. Ann Emerg Med. 2010 Mar; 55(3):284-9. View abstract
  38. Bedside ultrasound in the pediatric emergency department. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2008 Jun; 20(3):235-42. View abstract
  39. Bedside ultrasound in pediatric emergency medicine. Pediatrics. 2008 May; 121(5):e1404-12. View abstract
  40. Stridor in an infant with myelomeningocele. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2007 Jul; 23(7):478-81. View abstract
  41. Intravenous dextrose during outpatient rehydration in pediatric gastroenteritis. Acad Emerg Med. 2007 Apr; 14(4):324-30. View abstract
  42. Mock Code Scenario - Acute Renal Failure and Hyperkalemia. Pediatric Resuscitation: A Practical Approach, eds. Mark Roback and Stephen Teach. 2005. View abstract