Nick Shroff, MD, FACS, ERYT
Board-certified urologist, healthcare consultant, co-founder, and chairman of the Integrated-Accountable Care Organization’s Governing Board (ACO). He was President of the Indian American Urological Association and Chair of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) Charitable Foundation 2012-14, among other local, regional, and national organizations. He is a senior Yoga Alliance Teacher with over four decades of expertise in medicine, urology, lifestyle, and integrative medicine. He emphasizes mindful breathing, nutrition, and holistic living, increasing patients’ health and well-being, notably for cancer care, by expertly merging his experiences and skill set with traditional, modern therapy.
Perinchery Narayan, MD, FACS
Over 35 years of experience in the Medical/ Urology field, managing the entire spectrum of Prostate cancer and Uro-Oncology. Chairman of Urology 1994-2001, U of Florida. Professor & Director of Uro-Oncology, Chief of VA Medical Ctr, UCSF. AFUD scholar and Senior Research Fellow, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School. Has knowledge/experience in managing, credentialing, and helping Prostate cancer patients determine if they qualify for subsidized or urgent medical care.
Naveen Kella, MD, FACS
Over 15 years of clinical practice managing general urology and prostate cancer patients. Dr. Kella graduated with a fellowship from the Baylor School of Medicine in Robotic Oncology and Prostate Cancer. He has performed over 3000 robotic prostatectomy procedures, making him one of the world’s most experienced surgeons. He also has experience with focal therapy for prostate cancer and was the first to introduce transurethral ultrasound ablation of the prostate (TULSA) to San Antonio and South Texas. In addition, he is the founder and director of The Urology Place in San Antonio, TX.
Suvas Desai, MD, FACS:
Suvas Desai, MD, FACS: Over 40 years of experience in the Medical/Urology field. Previously he was Assistant Professor of Surgery/ Urology at Univ of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky. Managed credentialing and helped Prostate cancer patients to determine if they qualify for subsidized medical care. Currently, Board Member of Kentucky Educational Television and its Non-profit Foundation. In addition, he has served as President of several local, regional, and national organizations, including President of AAPI.
Natver Jariwala, MD, MS, FRCS
Over 45 years of experience in the Medical/General Surgery field and Integrative Medicine. He is the Co-Founder & Emeritus Director of the National Bank of Andrews, TX. He is actively involved in several other non-profit Foundations. Has knowledge/experience in managing credentialing and helping Prostate cancer patients to determine if they qualify for subsidized or urgent medical care
Pradip Kansagra, MD, MS
Dr. Kansagra is a retired urologist from Rajkot, India, residing in the USA. He is the founding managing trustee and Ex-Chairman of charitable BT Savani Kidney hospital in Rajkot, recognized for postgraduate courses in urology and nephrology. He was the recipient of the Presidential Award of the Indian American Doctors association (AAPI) in 2011 for exceptional leadership and community services. He has organized and attended more than 400 Medical/Urological camps for the underserved. He received Urological Service Gold Medal 2016 from India’s Urological Society (West Zone). He is the founder trustee of Dhamkot Vipassana center Rajkot. He earned Yoga instructor/therapist from Swami Vivekananda university. He published the 5th edition of a kidney book in Gujarati and a book on Prostate diseases.
Ravi Jain, BSEE, MBA:
Over 31 years of experience in the High-tech industry, working on Seismic Instrumentation and Avionics. More than 14 years in Financial Advisory and Startup companies.
Over 35 years of medical management experience, has worked with several Fortune 500 companies, from account management to Vice President of Sales and Marketing. He has experience in start-up ventures, acquisitions, and fundraising activities. As a patient advocate, he will discuss various treatment procedures with patients, nurses, medical staff, and andrologists. Can provide sales and marketing experience for the foundation.
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Raman Mishra, BE Electronics Eng.
Raman Mishra, an electronics engineer, Founder, and Director at Tridhee Technologies Private Limited, is a Technophile. He is currently a graduate at the University of Texas at Dallas, pursuing his Masters in Computer Engineering. Being a science enthusiast, he was a teacher at Unique Academy back in India and taught underprivileged high school and Junior college students Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics. Full of zest, Raman is a budding entrepreneur striving to contribute to this world a progressive technology. He enjoys volunteering for the American Prostate Cancer Foundation to get knowledge on early detection, effective treatment, and supporting men with prostate cancer. He is also interested in helping to provide holistic therapy to senior citizens as an adjunct to contemporary management.