KevinMD.com shares the stories and insight of the many who intersect with our health care system, but are rarely heard from.
Over 1,500 authors contribute to KevinMD.com: front-line primary care doctors, surgeons, specialist physicians, nurses, medical students, policy experts. And of course, patients, who need the medical profession to hear their voices.
Founded in 2004 by Kevin Pho, MD, KevinMD.com is regularly cited in major media:
- The Wall Street Journal: “A punchy, prolific blog that chronicles America’s often dysfunctional health care system through the prism of a primary care provider.”
- The New York Times: “A highly coveted publishing place for doctors and patients.”
- CNN named @KevinMD as one of its five recommended health care Twitter feeds.
- Forbes: “A must-read blog.”
- Klout named KevinMD.com the web’s top social media influencer in health care and medicine.
Thank you for visiting KevinMD.com, social media’s leading physician voice.
About Kevin Pho, MD, founder and editor
Kevin is a practicing, board-certified internal medicine physician, a national media commentator, co-author of the book, Establishing, Managing, and Protecting Your Online Reputation: A Social Media Guide for Physicians and Medical Practices, and an acclaimed keynote speaker.
He is the founder and editor of KevinMD.com, where he also conceives and executes digital strategy, and directs technology infrastructure.
Transforming his social media presence into a mainstream media voice, he has been interviewed on the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric:
His commentary regularly appears in USA Today, where he is a member of its editorial Board of Contributors, as well as CNN and the New York Times. His opinion pieces highlight the challenges everyday doctors face, ranging from the primary care shortage to the epidemic of physician burnout.
His dual perspectives as a practicing physician and a health care social media leader highlight his unique social media journey. He shares his story with audiences nationwide as a social media physician speaker, with keynotes at CHEST 2014, PAINWeek, the Healthcare Internet Conference, and annual meetings of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, Tennessee Medical Association and Texas Medical Association; lectures at Duke Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary; and panel discussions at the National Press Club and BlogWorld & New Media Expo.
Kevin received his medical degree at Boston University School of Medicine and practices primary care in Nashua, NH. He is a member of the 2010 class of New Hampshire’s 40 Under Forty, and a 2013 inductee to the Healthcare Internet Hall of Fame.