Honors and Awards

Community Awards and Honors

  • “Top Doc 2014” The Unforgettables Foundation (12/2014)
  • Military Awards and Certifications: Navy Commendation Medal, Meritorious Unit Commendation (2 awards), Fleet Marine Force Ribbon, National Defense Medal (2 awards), Armed Forces Reserve Medal (With “M” Device and Silver Hour Glass), Navy Pistol Sharpshooter Medal (08/1978 - 08/2003)

Professional Awards and Honors

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society Loma Linda University School of Medicine (01/2000 - Present)
  • “Best Doctors in America” (1998 - Present)

University Awards and Honors

  • Honored Alumnus 2022 - Loma Linda University School of Medicine (04/2022)
  • Outstanding Clinician AwardLoma Linda University Children's Hospial Foundation Given in recognition of lifelong dedication and distinguished service provided to children and staff. (02/2019)
  • Whole Person Care Award “In recognition of a physician who provides compassionate care as exemplified by the Good Samaritan.” Loma Linda University Medical Center (10/2008)
  • Outstanding Faculty Award in Pediatrics Loma Linda University School of Medicine (05/1994)
  • Clinical Faculty Award of Excellence Department of Pediatrics Loma Linda University School of Medicine (06/1992)