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

Dr. Ameena Zia

Member Advisory Board

Syed Irfan Ali MD

Member Advisory Board

Waqas Ahmed MD FACP

Founder & CEO

Founder & CEO American TelePhysicians, Expert and International Speaker on Digital Health Nephrologist. Jacksonville Florida

Naseer Khan MD

Co-founder & Chief Medical Officer

Cardiologist, Assistant Professor University Of Cincinnati OH, USA, board certified in Internal Medicine, Echocardiography and cardiology.

Junaid Ahmed

Chief Technology Officer

Business Analytics & Customer Insights. Big Data. Business Intelligence. Technical Management. PMO. Business Administration. Dubai UAE

Gayle Ballard MA, MBA

SVP Operations & Strategy

Healthcare/strategic planning executive with 20+ years of experience in clinical, financial and operational aspects of healthcare management including at Florida Blue .

Sherri Johnson MBA

SVP Communications & Business Development

Attorney with 25+ executive experience , Time Warner Cable and COX Media. Specialties: Law, Communications, Strategic Development, Project Management.

Dr. SHONDA M. TAYLOR, DBA, MBA, CNHA

Director Rehab Services

Healthcare executive with 15+ years of experience in clinical and operational aspects of healthcare management.

Abigail McKay

Director Patient Education

Passionate about preventative medicine through patient education.

Khurram Altaf

Director Marketing

Digital & conventional marketing expert with over 18 years of experience in marketing, strategy, campaign & PR across the globe.

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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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