• Certified, American Board of Plastic Surgeons
• Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
• Member, American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons

• Wentzville High School, Wentzville, Missouri
• Undergraduate, Drury College, Springfield, Missouri
• Medical School, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
• General Surgery Residency, Michigan State University/Synergy Medical Education Alliance, Saginaw, Michigan
• Plastic Surgery Residency, Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas

Continuing Education, Lectures, and Awards:
• Membership American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, January 2012
• American Society of Plastic Surgery Meeting, September 2011
• American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting, May 2011
• Maintenance of Certification, American Board of Plastic Surgery, December 2010
• Twin Lakes Area Best Plastic Surgeon 2010. 2011
• Twin Lakes Area Best Physician 2010, 2011
• Twin Lakes Area Medical Spa Runner Up 2010, 2011
• Lecturer: Horizon of Hope, Breast Reconstruction, St. Louis, Missouri, August 2010
• Wound Care Symposium June 2010
• Breast Reconstruction Symposium May 2010
• Dallas Cosmetic and Rhinoplasty Symposium, March 2010 
• Lecturer: Peitz Cancer Center, Breast Reconstruction, Spring 2010
• Lecturer: Mruk Center on Aging,  Aging and Skin Care, Fall 2011
• Lecture: Shliemen's Center for Women's Health, Myths of Plastic Surgery, Winter 2012
• Lecture: Peitz Cancer Center, Updates in Breast Reconstruction April 2012