Ben graduated from the University of Texas with a Masters Degree in Nursing in 2012. And, after a year-long internship with the team, he joined Texas Diabetes &Endocrinology full-time in 2012. He is a board certified Clinical Nurse Specialist and Certified Diabetic Educator. He’s always been passionate about helping others—working as a Peace Corps Health Volunteer, assisting with the relocation of those impacted by Hurricane Katrina, and providing skilled nursing care to Austin seniors. His combination of compassion and skill allows him to build strong partnerships with patients, which he believes helps maximize patient wellness. He specializes in treating all forms of Diabetes and Thyroid illness; and also treats Gonadal, Adrenal and Pituitary dysfunction. He loves living in Austin, especially, swimming, biking and the generous portion of sunny days.