Sanjay Prasad, MD FACS holds the position of clinical assistant Professor at George Washington University hospital. He has been a practicing surgeon for nearly 30 years in the Washington DC area and has taken care of tens of thousands of patients over his career.
Dr. Prasad graduated Magna cum laude in Biochemistry from the University of Maryland, attended the University of Maryland medical school, completed a surgical internship at a Johns Hopkins-affiliated hospital and went on to complete a residency in Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery (Ear, Nose & Throat) at Georgetown University Hospital.
He then completed three fellowships at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Neurotology, Cranial Base Surgery and Advanced Head & Neck Oncologic Surgery.
In 2014, Dr. Prasad founded SurgiQuality, with a mission to help surgical patients connect to best-in-class surgeons who operate in a cost-efficient manner. Patients are empowered with tools to compare surgeons based on cost and surgeon outcomes so they can make well-informed decisions. SurgiQuality is a powerful solution to counter racial disparities in surgical outcomes experienced by black patients seeking surgical care.
Dr. Prasad authored Resetting Healthcare Post COVID-19 Pandemic, The Patient Handbook, to help patients understand the current market forces in play and why SurgiQuality is the solution to restore accountability in healthcare for generations to come.