About American TelePhysicians

Who We Are

American TelePhysicians, a Jacksonville, Florida based digital healthcare company, was founded in 2017 by a team of physicians and IT professionals under the leadership of its founder, Dr. Waqas Ahmed. The vision of the company is to transform the global healthcare industry by focusing on efficient patient care delivery using digital technology. ATP’s mission is to facilitate healthcare accessibility, affordability, and awareness through patient education.

Over the past three years, American TelePhysicians has evolved into a multi-continental organization with operations, outreach, and alliances in the Americas, Africa, Asia, and Australia. This rapid-paced growth is owed to dedication and synergy of the brilliant international team of over 80 IT developers, business executives from prestigious healthcare organizations, and over 30 multi-specialty physicians.

What We Do

American TelePhysicians identifies problems in the healthcare industry and builds customized technology solutions to address those issues in the most efficient, cost-effective, and secure manner. At American TelePhysicians, we visualize healthcare to be accessible, affordable, and transparent for patients. At the same time, our goal is to enable physicians, healthcare providers & facilities to go digital, and make their services more productive and accessible. Our digital healthcare solutions reflect the same vision.

How We Do It

American TelePhysicians team optimizes care delivery through several proprietary digital solutions. For patient's convenience, accessibility, affordability, and awareness, we have developed and are operating online healthcare marketplace projects. Shifa4U and Cura4U - our digital platforms are patient-centric and ensure that there are no surprise bills. The patient can browse, compare, and make an informed decision about healthcare services before scheduling services online through a website or mobile app.

For providers, using our SmartClinix and other solutions, we build customized solutions to optimize their clinical and business needs.

ATP Leadership Team

Waqas Ahmed MD FACP

Founder & CEO

Naseer Khan MD

Co-founder & Chief Medical Officer

Sherri Johnson MBA

SVP Communications & Business Development


Director Rehab Services

Junaid Ahmed

Co-founder and Chief Information Officer

Abigail McKay

Director Patient Education

Khurram Altaf

VP Operations and Marketing

Dorian Yates

Manager Business Development

Farrukh Ali

Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Ameena Zia

Member Advisory Board

Syed Irfan Ali MD

Member Advisory Board

Susan Woolner, CPXP

Manager Business Development -NeuroX

Dr. Zafar Abbas

Director Australian Region

Muhammad Umar Farooq, MD, FAHA, FACP

Medical Director Neurology Services (NeuroX)

Global Footprint

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About American TelePhysicians

American TelePhysicians (ATP) is a physicians-owned and physicians-led group of healthcare & IT professionals with the aim to transform the healthcare industry & care delivery with the help of digital innovation.

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