Michael has more than 14 years of experience in internal medicine, emergency medicine, and orthopedic hand trauma surgery. His appointments prior to UVA Health include serving as a provider at The Laurels, UVA Encompass Health, Richmond Community Hospital, and Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). He volunteered for 13 years as a Paramedic/Master Firefighter in the 2nd busiest volunteer rescue squad in the US – Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad, Wheaton, MD. He has also served as a guest lecturer and instructor for college paramedic programs.