High School: Henry Clay High School, Lexington, KY-1968
College: University of Kentucky-1968-1972-Bachelor of Science Degree in Zoology.
Medical School: University of Louisville School of Medicine 1972-1976
Internship: Straight surgical internship-Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA 1976-1977
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Division of Neurological Surgery 1977-1982
Chief Resident: Veteran’s Hospital-July 1980-December 1980
Chief Resident: Grady Memorial Hospital-January 1981-July 1 1981
Chief Resident: Henrietta Egleston Hospital-July 1981-December 1981
**Special Training in new techniques of spinal surgery with Dr.John
Collis-St. Luke’s Hospital, Cleveland, OH-May 1980
Staff: Emory University Clinic, Department of Neurosurgery January 1982-June 1982
Private Practice: July 1982 to present
Examinations: Certified by the American Board of Neurosurgical Surgery in September 1986
Medical Community Service Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery-Mercer University School of Medicine-Macon, GA
Opthalmological Aspects of Pituitary Tumors. Chapter 14, from Clinical Management of Pituitary Disorders,edited by G.T. Tindall and W.F. Collins. Raven Press, New York, 1979.
Computed Tomography to Direct Brain Biopsy, American College of Surgeons 1980 Surgical Forum Volume XXXI.
Intraventricular Neuroblastoma in a patient with Von Hippel-Lindau’s Disease. Acta Neuropathol., 53: 253-256, 1981.