Specializing in advanced laparoscopic surgery, including intestinal, anti-reflux, and endocrine procedures. Dr. Park graduated from The College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University in New York and trained at UCLA and Cedars-Sinai medical centers in Los Angeles. He was the senior attending surgeon at Bassett-Columbia University teaching hospital in Cooperstown, N.Y. until he relocated to North Hawaii Community Hospital in 2005. Since arriving at Waimea in 2005, Dr. Park has been engaged in clinical practice of surgery as well as spearheading an effort to upgrade the medical information system. He has promoted adoption of the latest surgical techniques and technology and the electronic medical record system in the North Hawaii Medical Group and the community of Waimea. He is currently engaged in spearheading the effort to develop community-wide health information exchange.