USMD Adds Four Physicians to Support the Growing Healthcare Needs of the
Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex
New Physicians Help USMD Support the Expanding Needs of Patients in the
Communities It Serves
IRVING, Texas -- October 28, 2013
USMD Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:USMD), a physician-led integrated healthcare
system, announced today that four new physicians—Sachin Gupta, M.D.; Libby
Dilg, M.D.; Katrina Roop, D.O.; and Satish Pasala, M.D.—have joined USMD
Affiliated Services. These new physicians have been added to support the
growing healthcare needs of the communities and patients USMD serves.
“I am excited to welcome these four physicians to USMD. At USMD, our goal is
to continually provide patients with the best quality and most personalized
healthcare,” said John House, M.D., chairman and chief executive officer of
USMD Holdings. “Adding these physicians allows us to continue providing our
patients with the type of care they are accustomed to receiving from USMD.”
Dr. Gupta, a cardiologist, has joined USMD at its Las Colinas Clinic. With the
addition of Dr. Gupta, USMD now has three board-certified cardiologists on
staff. Adding a third cardiologist to USMD’s growing physician base is
necessary since heart disease continues to be the number one cause of death
Dr. Dilg will join USMD’s growing team of internal medicine physicians,
bringing the total number of internists at USMD to 58. Dr. Roop will join USMD
as a family practice physician, bringing the total number of family
practitioners to 28. Dr. Pasala joins USMD’s team of endocrinologists,
bringing USMD’s total number of endocrinology physicians to six.
More about USMD’s new physicians:
Dr. Sachin Gupta will practice at the Las Colinas Clinic. Dr. Gupta completed
his fellowship in cardiology and an advanced fellowship in heart failure and
cardiac transplantation at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He
completed his residency in internal medicine at University of Texas Health
Science Center at Houston and his medical degree at the All India Institute of
Medical Sciences in New Delhi, India.
Dr. Libby Dilg will practice at USMD’s Las Colinas Clinic. Dr. Dilg completed
her residency in internal medicine at University of Wisconsin Hospital and
Clinics and received her medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School
Dr. Katrina Roop will practice at USMD’s North Richland Hills Clinic. Dr. Roop
completed her residency in family medicine at Florida Hospital East Orlando
and received her medical degree at Nova Southeastern University College of
Dr. Satish Pasala will practice at USMD’s Arlington North Clinic. Dr. Pasala
completed his fellowship in endocrinology and his residency in internal
medicine at Ochsner Clinic Foundation. He received his medical degree from
Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College in Gulbarga, India.
About USMD Holdings, Inc.
USMD is a publicly held (NASDAQ: USMD), physician-led integrated healthcare
system committed to exemplary patient care. Headquartered in Irving, Texas,
USMD serves the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area with more than 250
physicians and associate practitioners, and provides healthcare services to
patients in just under 20 different specialties at its hospitals, cancer
treatment centers and physician clinics. For more information about USMD,
USMD Holdings, Inc.
Megan Reisig, 214-493-4024
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