Huntington Beach resident Dr. Paul Wakim has actually signed up with the rankings of previous Presidents Jimmy Carter as well as George H.W. Bush, Bob Hope, Brooke Shields, Frankie Valli, as well as Sugar Ray Leonard as receivers of the respected Ellis Island Medal of Honor.
The honor is offered to ladies and also guys that have actually devoted their lives to assisting others, pursuing resistance and also approval amongst ethnic, racial, as well as spiritual teams. To individuals sharing their expert as well as individual presents for the advantage of mankind.
” I was really happy to obtain this honor that highlighted to me that doing great to your fellow guy is a really fulfilling experience, and also a humbling one,” claimed Wakim. “In reality, this honor makes me intend to do even more in my neighborhood and also urge my friends and family to get involved extra in altruistic reasons.”
Wakim’s accomplishments? “In practically 40 years in medication I have actually executed over 20,000 small or significant procedures in orthopedic surgical treatment,” stated the physician, 66.
The physician is taking part in the advancement of a social facility for Lebanon as well as Los Angeles. He is presently the chairman and also previous head of state of the American Lebanese Medical Association in addition to clinical supervisor at Paladin Healthcare Management and also creator as well as clinical supervisor of the Pacifica Orthopedics Medical and also Surgical Center in Huntington Beach.