Dr. Sanjay Prasad is on a mission to improve surgical outcomes. After many years as a surgeon, he’s founded SurgiQuality, a company that helps patients find the best surgeon for their condition and avoid surgeries they don’t need. He’s also laser focused on reducing racial disparities in surgical care. And he’s written a handbook for patients: Resetting Healthcare Post-COVID-19 Pandemic.
In this episode of the HealthBiz podcast, Dr. Prasad describes him immigrant roots, what made him decide to become a doctor, and how he developed insights about what’s wrong with surgery and how to fix it.