Strong values: Honesty and commitment to truth.
Trait: Responsible, approachable, caring, warm.
Passion: Top quality care in Medical Oncology and in parenting.
Commitments: Commitment to excellence.
Goals: Team work with physicians, nurses, supporting staff and patients to maximize the chances of a good outcome.
Hope: That the phenomenal recent progress of cancer treatments, combined with our supportive, respectful and caring approach will help patients and their families reach the best possible outcome and bring peace to their minds.
General oncology with a focus in GI cancers, lung cancer, breast cancer
Hematology/Oncology, Medical Oncology
Education & Credentials
Pontificia Universidade Catolica Rio Grande do Sol, Porto Alegre City, Brazil
Internal Medicine, Cornell University Medical College Affiliate, New York, New York
Internal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Medical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
American Board of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology)
Organizations & Societies
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Science makes the path for treatment.
My passion fuels my desire to see my patients and their families do well.
My faith makes me persist on trying to help them.
I am grateful for the trust that my patients have in me and for the essential support of my caring staff, which, together, makes my job so rewarding.