Management

Jeffrey Galitz

M.D, DPM, FACFAS, DABPS, CEO/Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Galitz is a nationally recognized expert in the field of wound management. He has the unique distinction of being both a licensed physician and Board Certified Podiatric Foot and Ankle Surgeon. Dr. Galitz is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a Diplomat of the American Board of Podiatric Surgeons. Dr. Galitz served on the faculty of Temple University School of Podiatry in the Department of Medicine.

    George I. Pollack

    Chief Strategy Officer
    Mr. Pollack is a founding partner of Woundtech. As Chief Strategy, Mr. Pollack directs all sales efforts for Woundtech. Mr. Pollack is responsible for all contract negotiations and administration with health plans and medical groups. He also directs the evaluation, implementation and integration of new technology platforms for the optimization of clinical delivery systems. In addition, Mr. Pollack is one of the country’s leading experts in the integration of wireless technology and clinical applications for health care. Mr. Pollack has also developed clinical applications for health plan wound care cost data analysis.

      Mirza Baig

      Board Director
      Mirza Baig is the founding Partner of ACP. As a serial entrepreneur and investor in healthcare and technology, he has been involved in scaling operations and growing sales to build large businesses that have enjoyed successful outcomes.As a co-founder of Imaging Advantage, Legal Advantage and Tech Fetch, he built these companies from zero revenues and sub-10 employees to well over $100mm in revenues, and over five hundred employees globally.

        Raheel Zia

        Board Director
        Prior to co-founding Aldrich Capital Partners, Mr. Raheel (“Raz”) Zia was a Managing Director in the Principal Investment Area of Goldman, Sachs & Co. based in San Francisco, where he helped launch the Growth Equity investing practice. Over the course of his private equity investing career, he has been responsible for over  $480mm in equity investments in growing technology companies, resulting in numerous successful outcomes in the form of Initial Public Offerings, Strategic Sales and other Liquidity events.

          Dr. Loren Hayes

          Vice President Clinical Operations
          Dr. Loren C. Hayes, DNP, MS, GNP-BC, GCNS-BC, CWCN-AP, CFCN, CWS, FACCWS, is a doctorally prepared, nationally board-certified gerontological nurse practitioner as well as a clinical nurse specialist in gerontological nursing.

            Raoul Quinones

            Director Business Development
            Raoul Quinones brings 20 years leadership expertise in business development and strategic planning to Woundtech. Mr. Quiñones diverse wound care experience lends a broader perspective to Woundtech marketing strategy and business development.

              Ben Peirce

              RN CWOCN Vice President of Utilization and Quality Management
              Ben Peirce, RN CWOCN brings to Woundtech over 20 years of experience at Gentiva Home Health and Hospice where he served as National Director of Clinical Practice and Manager of Wound Care.

                Marilyn Greaves

                Director of Patient Care Coordination
                I have been with the company since 2008 and there have been tremendous changes and growth. In the years I have been a member of Wound Tech team, the Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) department has grown from four people to fifteen where each person has their assigned territory from Miami, Broward, West Palm Beach, California, Nevada, Texas, and as far as Puerto Rico.

                  Nelly Arriaga

                  Director of Human Resources
                  Nelly Arriaga joined Wountech in 2014 bringing more than 16 years of broad Human Resources (HR) experience to various healthcare organizations, and has been responsible for all aspects of the HR departments in these organizations. Nelly has experience providing leadership at the corporate level, supporting the entire organization with respect to overall HR Strategy, Compliance, and Talent Management.

                    Tomi Manyoki

                    Director of Case Management & Analytics
                    Tomi joined the Woundtech team in 2012 and has been in wound care for many years, first starting as a treatment nurse in hospitals then to ADON and DON in skilled Nursing Facilities. He became interested in medicine while working on cruise ships and seeing medical care first hand in numerous countries. As director of case management Tomi ensures that consistent care and communication is provided to all of our patients as well as clinicians and providers.

                      Michael Van Horn

                      Regional Clinical Director Western Region
                      Michael Van Horn FNP, MSN is a nationally board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner. He joined the Woundtech team in 2011 after working for the State of California for over 30 years. He has over 20 years of experience working in supervisory positions for the Department of Mental Health in California, functioning as a team leader for patient interdisciplinary teams, as well as training staff in the Wellness and Recovery System of treatment instituted at the hospital. Michael served as a primary care provider for over 150 patients within the state hospital setting.

                        Joan Black, BSN, RN, CWS

                        Director of TeleHealth Services
                        Ms. Black’s career as a registered nurse spans 35 years, with 18 years of those dedicated to wound care. Having joined the Woundtech team in 2008, she has been witness to the company’s growth, and the evolving role of the TeleHealth staff nurse. As the Director of TeleHealth Services, she mentors and guides the staff of RNs and LPNs providing clinical support for Woundtech’s advanced license field practitioners treating patients in the USA and in Puerto Rico. Ms. Black is board certified by The American Board of Wound Management as a Certified Wound Specialist (CWS) and is a member of AAWC, The Association for the Advancement of Wound Care.

                          Zee Hussain

                          Director of Analytics
                          Zee Hussain joined Woundtech in 2017. As Director of Analytics, Zee manages a team of Data Scientists, Data Architects, BI Developers, and BI Analysts. The team uses Machine Learning and Healthcare Analytics to discover insights for clients, clinicians, and leadership. Before joining Woundtech, Zee was the Manager of Data Sciences at a private equity firm, where he helped identify growing technology companies using proprietary machine learning platforms. Prior to that, he held Project Management and IT Management roles at different ITeS companies. Zee holds a Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering, and a Masters degree in Analytics.

                            Carlos Gill

                            Market Director – Puerto Rico

                              Yassin Sallam

                              Market Director - Texas
                              As the Texas Market Director, Yassin plays a leading role in driving Woundtech’s business development activities and operational strategy, serving as a catalyst for strategic partnerships, client engagement, and scalable service deployment. He works to align Woundtech services with health plan and physician network objectives that enhance the quality of care delivered to wound patients and reduce unnecessary cost drivers. Yassin brings 10+ years of progressive managerial experience in healthcare information systems solution architecture, sales, product development and technology deployment. He is focused on building teams and relationships that create value from information systems technology in healthcare.

                                Medical

                                Avron Daniller, MD

                                MD, FACS, FRCS Medical Director - California
                                Dr. Avron Daniller received his MD at the Cape Town University in South Africa, the same one where Dr. Christian Barnard did the first heart transplant! He received his General Surgery FRCS in London, England becoming a Fellow of the Royal College of surgeons.

                                  Pankaj Bhatnagar, MD

                                  Medical Director - Woundtech Nevada
                                  Pankaj K. Bhatnagar, MD Specializes in General Surgery Advanced Laparoscopic & General Surgery of Nevada. Dr. Pankaj Bhatnagar, also known as Dr. PK, is a dedicated, honest, and trustworthy provider who strives for excellence in patient care. It is his meticulous way that has earned him five stars among his patients and peers. Dr. PK joined the Woundtech to bring excellence in wound care to the greater Las Vegas Valley.

                                    Kit Thapar, MD

                                    Medical Director - California

                                      Mitchell F. Finnie, MD, FAAFP

                                      Medical Director - California
                                      Dr. Finnie is a board certified family physician that has been in private practice for over 13 years. Previously he taught at the Christus Santa Rosa Family Medicine Residency Program for 5 years.

                                        Laurence Silverstein, MD

                                        Medical Director

                                          Hector Castillo

                                          Medical Director - California

                                            Juan Silva, MD

                                            Medical Director

                                              Laurence Petty MD

                                              Medical Director

                                                Dr. Alex Shasmsian, MD

                                                Medical Director - California
                                                Dr. Alex Shasmsian, MD, is a board certified OBGYN physician in the Los Angeles area. He has been in practice for the last nine years. His practice has included being extensively involved in teaching, research and working in under served areas.