As a medical director of Kern Health Systems, Dr. Brooks provides medical leadership to the staff of Kern Health Systems and ensures quality health care delivery to all Kern Family Health Care members. Dr. Brooks’ main responsibility is to oversee Quality Improvement, Health Education and Disease Management activities.
Dr. Brooks graduated from the University of Utah in 1985 and is licensed in California and Utah. His certifications include the American Board of Medicine and the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Brooks is currently a Diplomat of the American Board of Medicine and the American Board of Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the Salt Lake Surgical Society.
Prior to his arrival at Kern Health Systems in 2007, Dr. Brooks held many positions including Instructor of Biology, Anatomy, Physiology and Surgery, Medical Director, General Surgeon, and Chief of Surgery.