We are proud to introduce ourselves. We have all attained certification by the American Board of Surgery. This certification means that we have met strict educational requirements, have passed both written and oral examination, and maintain the highest professional standards. In addition, we are members of the American College of Surgeons. This honor displays that our education and training, professional qualifications, surgical competence, and ethical conduct have passed rigorous evaluation and that college has found them to be consistent with the high standards they have established.