Dr. Abukhater received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Baldwin Wallace University and earned his medical degree at the Medical University of the Americas and Avalon University School of Medicine. He then completed his Family Medicine Residency at West Virginia University/Wheeling Hospital in West Virginia. Dr. Abukhater is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. While in residency, he was specially trained in preventative medicine, common in-office procedures such as joint/trigger point injections and cryotherapy. Dr. Abukhater is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Association of American Medical Colleges.