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About Colon Health Centers: Founders

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Mark BaumelMark J. Baumel, MD, MS

Founder, President and CEO

As a physician and a business executive, Mark Baumel brings a wealth of healthcare clinical and business experience to the Colon Health Centers of America effort. He is the former Chief Medical Officer of the Mercy Health System of SE Pennsylvania, a five-hospital health system based in the Philadelphia region, where, among other things, he was responsible for system-wide clinical quality, medical education, and clinical business development. He has also served as an independent consultant to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, and ambulatory surgery centers, helping to design and implement quality systems and to develop and implement new clinical business strategies.

Mark is a former full-time practicing physician, and is triple board-certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, and sleep disorders medicine. He is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame, the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, and completed an MS in Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Edward WhiteEdward C. White, Jr.

Co-Founder, VP, Logistics and Development

As a serial healthcare entrepreneur, Ed White brings impressive imaging and technical experience and know-how to the Colon Health Centers effort. His career in the medical field began in radiology sales and marketing, which led to becoming a small business owner. He later served as President of E-Medical Industries, Inc., a durable medical equipment company.

Ed has successfully started four separate multi-modality diagnostic imaging centers in three different states.  His operational management experience includes complete design, construction build-out, and marketing. He completed his undergraduate studies at Immaculata University with a degree in Operations Management.