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Robert G.

Tampa, FL

$20/hour

Experienced Physician/Educator seeks Tutoring Positions

In-person lessons
Background check passed as of 11/11/16
5.0 average from 1 ratings
Very Helpful
— Renee, Saint Petersburg, FL on 10/22/16

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B.S. University of Rhode Island
Zoology
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Other

Education

B.S. University of Rhode Island (Zoology)

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (Other)

About Robert

My name is Robert, D.O., and I am pursuing the second stage of my career in Education. I attended the University of Vermont and I graduated from the University of Rhode Island in Kingston, Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology with Distinction in December, 1976. I then attended Osteopathic Medical School in Kansas City, Missouri, graduating in May, 1982 with a Doctor of Osteopathy degree. I have completed residencies in Family Practice
and Internal Medicine. After practicing Family Practice/Internal Medicine for 24 years I have decided to pursue a career in Education, with my ultimate goal of teaching at the Medical School level or the Residency Training level.

I was a Chemistry tutor in college and I was a Substitute Teacher in the Hillsborough County School District in the Tampa, Florida area from November, 2015 to June, 2016, working for Kelly Educational Staffing. I primarily Substitute taught Mathematics and Science, which included Algebra, Geometry as well as Biology, Chemistry, and Health Science to Middle/High School students. It was a challenge, but I like challenges, and overall I enjoyed it.

I like tutoring because you are teaching one on one with the student. It gives me satisfaction to know that I can help a student with a subject that I am familiar with, to help the student understand the subject matter, and to ultimately learn and master the subject matter.

When I was in High School I achieved A's in Algebra I and Algebra II. I liked Algebra because it was a challenge, especially word problems. Retrospectively, Algebra is similar to Medicine, where you are given certain facts, and you have to apply those facts to a situation, and come up with an answer or diagnosis. Once you have learned the basic facts of Algebra, as in Medicine, you apply this information to situations/problems, and again arrive at an answer or diagnosis, which is very rewarding.

I took Anatomy, Biochemistry in college and Osteopathic Medical School, and I took Genetics in college.

I am very familiar with this subject matter, especially Anatomy and Biochemistry. With my scientific/medical knowledge, clinical/teaching experience and my love of teaching, I think I have the attributes to become an outstanding Science Tutor.

I encourage any student that needs assistance with Algebra I, Algebra II, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Genetics or Physiology
to contact me to discuss my tutoring service, and how I can help them.
My name is Robert, D.O., and I am pursuing the second stage of my career in Education. I attended the University of Vermont and I graduated from the University of Rhode Island in Kingston, Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Science in Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Tampa, FL 33647
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Very Helpful"

- Renee, Saint Petersburg, FL on 10/22/16

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Anatomy

I took Biology I and Biology II in High School. I took five hours of Anatomy in college. I graduated from The University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology with
Distinction. I then attended Kansas City University of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences -
College of Osteopathic Medicine, graduating with a Doctor of Osteopathy degree. While matriculating there I earned twenty graduate hours in Anatomy/Neuroanatomy.

Biology

I took Biology One and Biology Two in High School. I graduated from college with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology with Distinction. I earned my Doctor of Osteopathy degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences - College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Missouri.

Physiology

I am approved to tutor Anatomy, Physiology and Biology.

I took 6 Credit Hours of Physiology in College and 17
Credit Hours of Physiology in Osteopathic Medical
School. I graduated from The University of Rhode Island
with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology with Distinction.
With my educational background in Physiology I feel confident that I would be an Outstanding Tutor in
Physiology.

Zoology

I took 24 Credit Hours of Zoology in college. I graduated from The University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology with Distinction in December, 1976. With my educational background in Zoology I feel confident that I would be an Outstanding Tutor in Zoology.

B.S. University of Rhode Island
Zoology
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Other

Education

B.S. University of Rhode Island (Zoology)

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (Other)

Very Helpful — Dr. G. was very thorough when reviewing concepts that were going to be on an upcoming test. I found his experience in the field to be enlightening when understanding difficult concepts. Very open minded on his approach, and very patient. If you are looking for a kind, honest, and patient tutor at a modest price, look no further. ...

— Renee, Saint Petersburg, FL on 10/22/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $20.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Robert will travel within 40 miles of Tampa, FL 33647.