Awards / Honors

Rising Star in Orthopaedic Surgery
Houston Top Orthopaedic Surgeon, H Texas Magazine
Dec 2013
Top Orthopaedic Surgeon, Leading Physicians of the World
2000.2004 Alpha Omega Alpha Election – Junior Selection
Medical student of the year, 2000-2001
Honors in all Clinical Clerkships
99th percentile USMLE Step I
99th percentile NBME Board Examinations in General Surgery and Medicine
Gathwright Scholar Award
Gamma Sigma Delta, Biomedical Science Student of the Year
Dean’s List, 1995 - 1999
Texas A&M Academic Excellence Award
Texas A&M Baseball:
NCAA, Big XII Conference First Team Academic All-American
GTE Academic All-American, Four Times
Fina/Dallas Morning News Texas All-State Scholar Athlete Team
Team Captain, Tom Landry Award recipient
Phi Eta Sigma, Golden Key, & Phi Kappa Phi Honor Societies
Houston Endowment Scholarship
R.C. Byrd Scholar