Dr. Snook, an associate professor with the UNLV School of Medicine Department of Surgery, is a trauma surgeon who is board certified in general surgery and surgical critical care.
A graduate of the Boston University School of Medicine, he completed surgical residency with the US Air Force at Keesler Medical Center in Mississippi, and went on to do an acute care surgery fellowship at the University of Nevada Reno School of Medicine.
Dr. Snook served for several years in the US Air Force and was the inaugural director of the military civilian partnership between the US Air Force, UNLV School of Medicine and University Medical Center of Southern Nevada.
Dr. Snook has an interest in global surgery and has participated in volunteer surgical opportunities in Haiti and Africa. He has a special interest in helping train the next generation of African surgeons through the PAACS organization in West Africa.