HintMD, a leading cloud-based patient engagement and commerce platform for aesthetic practitioners, today announced the appointment of Jay Burns, MD, FACS, as Board Observer, representing the interests of HintMD’s founder physicians on its corporate board.
Dr. Burns is a highly influential board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon from Dallas. He serves as a Senior Partner at the Dallas Plastic Surgery Institute and Medical Director of EpiCentre and Dallas Medical Skin Solutions. He is a renowned national and international speaker and authority on lasers, high tech surgical and non-surgical applications, cosmetic surgery, vascular anomalies and birthmarks. He is also the founder of the DFW Vascular Anomalies and Birthmark Clinic at Children’s Medical Center. He served more than 20 years as assistant professor of plastic surgery at UT Southwestern and continues to teach residents and fellows currently through Dallas Plastic Surgery Institute. Dr. Burns leads one of the largest plastic surgery practices in the world and served many years as a board member of one of the most prestigious clinical laser societies in the world – the American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery. He served as president of that society in 2006-07. His extensive background in research and development and approach to cosmetic surgery makes him an invaluable addition to the company’s board.
“Dr. Burns brings a wealth of industry experience to HintMD and, we are both honored and privileged to welcome him as Board Observer,” said Aubrey Rankin, co-founder and CEO of HintMD. “I’ve had the opportunity to get to know Dr. Burns over the past few years and witnessed his credibility as a surgeon and key opinion leader, as well as his personal character. I cannot think of anyone better to represent the interests of HintMD’s founder physicians, and we are all thankful for his commitment to our team.”
“I have always enjoyed championing new and potentially revolutionary concepts. HintMD, in my opinion, is going to revolutionize the aesthetic industry and change the way patients engage within our practices,” said Dr. Burns. He added, “During my recent visits to physician practices, including experience from my own practice using HintMD, including experiences from my own practice, it is evident how HintMD’s Treatment Plan platform is driving patient compliance, while increasing patient loyalty to provider practices. I’m excited to be part of the HintMD team helping to execute a new and long overdue treatment platform for physicians, patients and the broader aesthetic industry.”
HintMD is a leading cloud-based patient engagement and commerce platform for aesthetic practitioners. Founded in 2014, the company partners with board-certified physicians to create insight into gaps in patient care and offers personalized treatment plan subscription solutions to drive patient engagement, compliance and improved clinical outcomes. Its services result in significant compliance improvements, patient satisfaction and growing practice revenues and profitability. The company is based in Pleasanton, California and supports the needs of the medical aesthetic industry which consists of more than 30,000 physician-owned practices. For more information, visit www.hintmd.com.
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