San Diego, CA, July 20, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Satori World Medical, the leader in surgical tourism, announces the appointment of physician and entrepreneur, Dr. Kenneth Gerenraich to its board of directors. Dr. Gerenraich will provide strategic input and direction on the development of Satori World Medical and the overall Satori Experience™.
Dr. Gerenraich founded Woodward Laboratories in 1992, creating at the time one of the only companies providing treatment against infections of the skin and nails. With a scientific portfolio of 18 patents awarded and 13 patents pending, Woodward Laboratories evolved into a leading international antimicrobial dermatological company serving the OTC pharmaceutical, cosmetic, hospitality, sanitation, medical, and veterinary industries. In 2010, Woodward Laboratories was successfully sold to Pacific World, a $300 million privately held corporation.
A physician and entrepreneur, Dr. Gerenraich earned his Bachelor’s degree from Wayne State University and his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine, now known as Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, at the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science. He is a diplomat of the American Academy of Pain Management. While in private practice, Dr. Gerenraich held several leadership positions at Southern California hospitals.
“I am very pleased that Dr. Gerenraich will be adding his considerable business knowledge and leadership at the Board level,” said Steven Lash, president and CEO, Satori World Medical. “Ken’s extensive expertise will be valued as we continue to grow as the leaders in the medical tourism industry.”
“Satori World Medical is one of the most innovative medical travel companies today,” said, Dr. Kenneth Gerenraich. “I feel privileged to join this company and be on the forefront of helping to control healthcare costs.”
About Satori World Medical:
Satori World Medical, the leader in surgical tourism, features state-of-the-art hospitals in 7 countries and the US territory of Puerto Rico, which all meet or exceed U.S. quality standards. All facilities and doctors have undergone a rigorous on-site inspection process led by our Board Certified Chief Medical Officer. Satori delivers all medical travel related services, while lowering overall medical expenses for both the patient and the plan sponsor.
Satori World Medical offers complete medical and travel services designed to fit your needs. Our clients include Fortune 500 companies, large employers, unions, cities and school districts.
For more information on Satori World Medical, call +1 (866) 613-9686 or visit www.satoriwm.com