Dr. Sheckter is a burn surgeon/intensivist at Stanford Hospital and Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. He graduated from UCLA with a BS in Anthropology and earned summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa honors. He attended USC for medical school on an academic scholarship and graduated valedictorian with Alpha Omega Alpha honors. He completed his Plastic Surgery training at Stanford in 2020 and a fellowship in Surgical Critical Care at the University of Washington in 2021. His current research investigates the relationship between healthcare financial structures and the value of healthcare delivery in surgery.