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Dr. Shiraz Nisar

Co-Founder | Chief Medical Officer | Chief Strategy Officer

Dr. Shiraz Nisar is the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of medapp. He is responsible for providing a vision, strategic business planning, as well as quality control and maintenance. Dr. Nisar is an asset to medapp and has been very instrumental in integrating american standards to Medapp and quality control. Dr. Nisar was born & lives in USA. He attended medical school at J.S.S Medical college in Mysore, India. He returned to USA and completed his residency in Internal Medicine. Subsequently he moved to Ohio as a Staff Hospitalist in the prestigious Heart and Vascular Institute of the Cleveland Clinic.

The Heart and Vascular Institute was ranked #1 in heart care during his tenure at the Cleveland Clinic. As a result of his achievements in providing high value care by working on high quality low cost initiatives, he was offered a leadership role as Director of Hospital Medicine at University Hospitals, Ahuja Medical Center. He progressed onto becoming Chairman, Dept of Medicine, at the same facility for the maximum two term limit. During this time, he also joined the Clinical Effective Team for the Department of Medicine for the University Hospital health system, and now chairs the group. He has played a prominent role in patient safety and clinical efficiency at the facilities in which he has worked.

He is a “TeamStepps certified master trainer” and “Lean Six Sigma” certified. Tools he feels have been invaluable in advancing healthcare. He continues to provide hospital medicine services in the Cleveland region in collaboration with HNI healthcare.