Ceevra is advised by world-class surgeons, telehealth experts, and successful business leaders.
JAMES PORTER, MD, FACS
Dr. Porter is an internationally recognized urologic surgeon. He is Director of Robotic Surgery at Providence Health Care System and Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Porter developed the retroperitoneal approach for robotic renal surgery and pioneered retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for the treatment of testicular cancer. He is the most experienced laparoscopic and robotic surgeon in the Pacific Northwest and has performed over 4,000 robotic procedures.
BERNARD J. PARK, MD, FACS, FCCP
Dr. Park is a thoracic surgeon at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK), specializing in the surgical treatment of lung cancer, esophageal cancer, and chest wall and mediastinal tumors. He is a pioneer in robotic thoracic surgery, having been one of the first to develop the robotic lobectomy technique. He is working to establish training and credentialing standards in robotic thoracic surgery. Dr. Park received his MD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, completed his residency at New York-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center, and a cardiothoracic fellowship at NYP/Cornell and MSK.
RICHARD BOXER, MD, FACS
Dr. Boxer is an international leader in telemedicine and a national leader in health policy. He was the original Chief Medical Officer of Teladoc from 2006-2013, a Presidential appointee to the board of the National Cancer Institute, a US representative to the World Health Organization, and a finalist for US Surgeon General in 1997 and 2001 under the Clinton and Bush administrations. Dr. Boxer is a frequent guest speaker on telemedicine around the US, and serves as an advisor to several telemedicine companies and investment firms.
STEVEN MCCARUS, MD, FACOG
Dr. McCarus is Chief of the Division of Gynecologic Surgery at AdventHealth Winter Park in Orlando, Florida. He is a internationally recognized OB-GYN surgeon, and developer of the well-known McCarus Technique for MIS Hysterectomy. He is a Fellow with The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists, and the head of the American Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery (AIMIS). Dr. McCarus received his MD at Marshall University School of Medicine, and completed his residency at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
MICHAEL MCDONALD, MD, FACS, FRCS(C)
Dr. McDonald is the medical director of Endourology at AdventHealth Celebration in Celebration, Florida and an Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Central Florida. He has completed over 2,500 cases of robotic renal surgery and is presently working on advanced digital technology platforms for partial and radical nephrectomies. Dr. McDonald received his MD at the University of Ottawa where he also completed his residency, followed by a endourology fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco.
CHRISTOPHER SAIGAL, MD
Dr. Saigal is a Professor of Urology and Vice-Chairman of the Department of Urology at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. He has published more than 90 articles in leading medical journals, sits on 7 national healthcare policy and committee boards, and is often interviewed as an expert urologist by the national news media. Dr. Saigal graduated from Stanford University with a BS in Human Biology, and received his MD from the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine.