Ken Redcross, MD, is founder of Redcross Concierge, a personalized medical practice designed to enhance the patient-doctor relationship while providing convenient access to a full spectrum of healthcare services and holistic and wellness counseling. As one of the first full-service concierge, personalized medical practices in the United States, Redcross’ patient portfolio includes C-level business executives, athletes and professionals in the entertainment industry, as well as individuals from all walks and stages of life including college students, young professionals, busy parents and retirees. His focus on developing the patient-doctor bond is a unique characteristic of his concierge services that allows for a more strategic and customized approach to each patient’s healthcare plan.
With extensive on-camera experience with major national television shows including “The Doctors,” “The Insider” and E! Entertainment Television, Redcross frequently shares his expertise in managing everyday health challenges to a broad audience. He has also authored numerous consumer-focused health articles for MSN Latino and Everyday Health.
Redcross earned his medical degree from the prestigious Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York, specializing in internal medicine. During his training, he participated in fellowships in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, to fulfill his passion in serving the under-served while enhancing his medical fluency in Spanish. After completing his residency, Redcross co-founded and served as president of Medi-Stop, an urgent care, walk-in clinic in California, treating minor medical ailments. He is based in New York, but travels across the country as his concierge practice requires. For more information go to http://drredcross.com
Grace Gold is a beauty, wellness, and lifestyle expert who provides expertise on-air, in print and online. Her work lends an informed perspective with over 14 years of reporting experience. She has contributed to the TODAY show and ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX affiliate stations cross country, magazines including Marie Claire, BRIDES and Redbook, and digital sites Vogue, Elle, SELF, and Women’s Health. Grace’s mission is to help you feel and look your best. She informs in a friendly and positive tone, with down-to-earth candor and solutions that really work. Gracegold.com
Our last guest is Dr. Kalynn Rohde, a clinical pharmacist with UNC Health Care in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She will discuss how to properly store and dispose of old medicines to help prevent poisoning of children and pets, misuse by teens and adults, and other problems that could arise from accidentally taking a wrong or expired medicine. Dr. Rohde also talks about how to protect the environment from damage by chemicals.
Dr. Kalynn Rohde, a clinical pharmacist with UNC Health Care in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Dr. Rohde represents UNC Health Care, which was honored with the 2017 Award for Excellence in Medication Safety. The award is offered in collaboration by the ASHP Foundation and the Cardinal Health Foundation. in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Dr. Rohde represents UNC Health Care, which was honored with the 2017 Award for Excellence in Medication Safety. The award is offered in collaboration by the ASHP Foundation and the Cardinal Health Foundation. For more information go to Unchealthcare.org