Brothers on the Fourth

Spring 2009 - Volume 13 Number 2

Brothers on the Fourth

"Brothers on the Fourth"
by PatrickKusek, MD, is a photograph taken two days after the birth of his second son. Calvin, now 9 years old, is holding his newborn baby brother Alexander, now 6 years old. Dr Kusek is an avid photographer and especially enjoys photographing his family and favorite places they travel.
A highlight of his photography career was photographing Notre Dame football games from the sidelines as photo editor for the University newspaper. Dr Kusek has been a Pediatrician at the Westminster Medical Offices in Westminster, CO for the past 11 years and is the Area Operations Chief for the four clinics in the Metro West Region.

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