Dr. Dennis Furr joined our practice with over 24 years of medical experience behind him. He has done work in the fields of infectious disease and quality assurance. He is board certified in Family Practice Medicine, and brings a wealth of clinical experience with him. Dr. Furr reviews donor charts for medical suitability, covers general call for tissue banks, and infectious disease call for both eye and tissue agencies. He and Dr. Bauer have been friends for over 30 years and professional peers for over 20.
Dr. Tara Sabby is a Colorado native and attended Colorado State University where she earned a Bachelor’s of Science in biology and a Master’s of Science in anatomy. Following completion of her master’s degree, she worked for the San Diego Eye Bank as a certified eye bank technician from 2003-2006. She obtained her MD from Creighton University School of Medicine in 2010. After graduation from medical school, she finished her preliminary post-graduate training in internal medicine at Creighton University Medical Center. Dr. Sabby continued to work as an eye bank technician for the Nebraska Lions Eye Bank from 2007-2011. She is currently completing her specialty training in diagnostic radiology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. She joined MJB and Associates as a consultant in 2011.
Dr. Hannis Thompson is Medical Director at one of the world’s foremost tissue processing agencies. His primary responsibility is reviewing donor records to determine donor eligibility. Prior to joining this tissue agency, he was faculty at the University of Colorado School of Medicine for 15 years, where he was medical director of Transfusion Services and director of the Pathology residency training program.
Dr. Thompson holds a Doctor of Medicine from the Indiana University School of Medicine, completed a residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at Indiana University Medical Center, and a fellowship in Blood Banking from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. He serves as a CLIA-qualified laboratory director for MJB and Associates.