What inspired you to become a physician?
I felt this was one of the most humane professions in which I could affect many lives in a positive way.
What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?
Spending time with my 3 kids, taking them to the water, playing tennis and enjoying nature.
How do your patients describe you?
Very compassionate, caring, approachable and one who takes time.
In your opinion, what’s the most important factor in a doctor-patient relationship?
Caring and respect.
What do you find most encouraging about the work you do?
The gratitude of my patients and kind-heartedness showered on me by all cancer patients and their families.
Do you have any advice for the patients who see you?
Be involved and engaged in your case.
What can your patients expect from you as their doctor?
Someone who will listen to them.