Nick Desai

Co-founder & CEO,

Nick Desai is an accomplished and visionary entrepreneur who has started and led four venture-funded start-ups over the last 18 years. Nick is the Co-Founder and CEO of Heal, an on-demand doctor house call app available in Los Angeles, Orange County, San Francisco / Silicon Valley, San Diego, Washington D.C., and Northern Virginia.

For Nick, Heal is more than a company – it’s a mission to fix the broken $3 trillion healthcare system. Nick’s previous start-ups have been innovative leaders in technology-enabled fitness and weight loss, social media and mobile applications, and the web’s first self-updating address book. Nick earned his BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from UC Irvine, where he is in the Engineering Hall of Fame, and an MS in Electrical Engineering from UCLA. Nick is on the board of the UC Irvine Alumni Association and the Los Angeles Chapter of the American Heart Association. In his occasional free time, he writes for the Huffington Post. Nick lives in Los Angeles with his wife and two little boys, who are his pride and joy.

Heal: Reinventing Marcus Welby

A doctor at your door for $99 inside an hour! Start-up company Heal has created an on-demand service that delivers a board certified physician to your home. Through an innovative software platform, Heal is transforming the traditional office visit by directly connecting patients to providers while also reducing operating costs. Hear Heal’s co-founder and CEO, Nick Desai, discuss how they are disrupting the healthcare industry.

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