Mark Johnson

MARK JOHNSON

CEO

Mark Johnson is the chief executive officer of BetterMed an urgent care solutions provider based in Richmond, Virginia. Previously, he held executive finance, strategy, marketing and innovation leadership roles with global branded consumer products and packaging companies, including Sara Lee, PepsiCo and MWV. Johnson also served as divisional chief financial officer at NBC Universal and M&A leader at GE. He started his career as an auditor and CPA with Coopers and Lybrand (now PwC). Johnson has a MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a BS from the University of Louisville.

MARK RAUSCH, MD

Medical Director & Group Medical Officer

Board of Directors – Member

Dr. Rausch received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School, where he graduated as one of the top students in his class and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed the Emergency Medicine residency program at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Dr. Rausch has more than 10 years of experience in Emergency Medicine and previously worked in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital in Richmond.

PAULO GAZONI, MD

Medical Director & Group Medical Officer

Board of Directors – Member

Dr. Gazoni received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and completed his Emergency Medicine residency at VCU Medical Center and is Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Dr. Gazoni has worked for the past 10 years in several local Emergency Departments, including VCU Medical Center and Bon Secours Richmond Health System.

TANVIR DARA, MD

Group Medical Officer

Board of Directors – Member

Dr. Dara joined BetterMed in April 2015. He has been in Emergency Medicine practice for more than 20 years and is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Before joining BetterMed, Dr. Dara served as Department Chair at Sisters of Charity Hospital in Buffalo.

ALVARO ZEBALLOS, MD

Medical Director & Group Medical Officer

Board of Directors – Member

Dr. Zeballos is the Chief Growth Officer for BetterMed, overseeing its strategic growth and expansion. He has more than 10 years of experience in Emergency Medicine and has worked at Bon Secours, SRMC and VCU Medical Center. He has extensive experience with Lean Implementation in health care, Continuous Improvement and TPS. Dr. Zeballlos received his medical degree from Texas Tech and completed his residency at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

SHAWN BORICH, MD

Medical Director & Group Medical Officer

Board of Directors – Member

Dr. Borich joined BetterMed when it formed in 2011. He graduated from Albion College in Michigan, received his medical degree from Michigan State University and completed his residency at VCU Medical System. With more than 10 years of experience in Emergency Medicine, Dr. Borich serves as a Regional Director for ECI Healthcare Partners and formally was the Medical Director for Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center.