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family medicine physician

Los Angeles, California, United States
December 23, 2015

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My training and clinical experience has prepared me to provide quality care to patient of all age groups . My passions include preventive medicine, outpatient procedures, quality improvement and patient education.

Currently on a H1 visa / greencard should be issued early 2016

Interested in permanent outpatient Family Medicine opportunities starting august 2016 around the Los angeles city/county area

Professional Experience:

Family Physician at Cornerstone Care (FQHC) 2012 – present

Including Supervising mid level PAs

Member of FP advisory committee at Cornerstone Care aiming at Quality improvement, EHR training and implementing office policies

Faculty Mon-General Family Medicine Residency 2013 – present

Supervising residents in the clinic, lectures

Chief Resident, Family Practice 2011 - 2012

UPMC Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA

Resident, Family Practice 2009 - 2012

UPMC Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA

Completed 2 years of Family Medicine residency 2007 – 2009

American University of Beirut (AUB) - Lebanon

Quality Improvement

Helped in Developing Electronic Asthma Action Plan 2009-2012

and improving asthma care as Part of QI workshop during residency


M.D American University of Beirut (AUB) - Lebanon 2007

B.S American University of Beirut (AUB) - Lebanon 2003

Licenses and Certifications: Expires

BLS May 2017

ABFM certified April 2022

DEA license June 2018

PA MD license Dec 2016

Fl MD license Jan 2018

Ca MD license Nov 2017


English (fluent)

Arabic (fluent)

Hobbies, Interests and Activities:

Reading, Basketball, Music, Yoga, Rock Climbing

Professional References

Barry Coutinho, MBBS

Director,inpatient Teaching Service UPMC Shadyside Family Medicine Residency

N. Randall Kolb, MD

Program Director, UPMC Shadyside Family residency Program

Daniel Lapp, MD

Faculty, UPMC Shadyside Family Medicine Residency Program

Martha Noftzger, MD

Physician, Cornerstone Care

Nathan Duer, MD

Physician, Cornerstone Care

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