Dr. Abe earned his B.A. in psychobiology at Occidental College and his M.D. at Hahemann University in Philadelphia. He completed his Residency and his Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship in 1998 at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. He is Board Certified in Internal, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. He is a teaching pulmonary consultant at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and Co-Medical Director of the Intensive Care Units at Torrance Memorial Medical Center.