USMD Expands to Support the Growing Healthcare Needs of Patients in the
Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex
IRVING, Texas -- March 25, 2014
USMD Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: USMD), a physician-led integrated health system,
announced today that three new physicians—Tamika Perry, D.O.; Ranjitha
Rishikesh, M.D.; and Charlie Ruby, D.O.—have joined USMD Affiliated Services.
These physicians have been added to support the expanding healthcare needs of
the communities USMD serves.
Drs. Perry, Rishikesh and Ruby increase the number of USMD primary care
physicians serving seniors and accepting Medicare patients to 95, and further
confirm USMD’s commitment to caring for and providing quality healthcare to
seniors in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area.
“I’m pleased to welcome Dr. Perry, Dr. Rishikesh and Dr. Ruby to USMD,” said
John House, M.D., chairman and chief executive officer of USMD Holdings. “The
addition of these physicians allows USMD to continue providing the
high-quality, comprehensive and personalized care that each of our patients
Dr. Perry joins USMD at its new Cedar Hill Clinic. Dr. Perry completed her
medical training at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and her
residency in family medicine at Methodist Charlton Medical Center in Dallas.
Dr. Perry also has a Master’s in Public Health from University of North Texas
Health Science Center.
Dr. Rishikesh joins USMD at its Denton North Clinic. She completed her medical
degree and her residency in internal medicine at The Wright Center for Medical
Education in Scranton, Pa.
Dr. Ruby joins USMD at its new Midlothian Clinic. Dr. Ruby completed medical
training at University of North Texas Health Science Center and his residency
in Family Medicine at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.
About USMD Holdings, Inc.
USMD is a publicly held (NASDAQ: USMD), physician-led, integrated health
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 two hospitals, nine
cancer treatment centers and nearly 70 physician clinics, many of which are
multi-specialty. All 26 of USMD’s primary care clinics have been accredited by
the Patient-Centered Medical Home Program, a recognition program that is part
of the National Committee for Quality Assurance. This recognition means that
USMD’s primary care clinics successfully display and utilize evidence-based,
patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated patient care and
long-term patient relationships. For more information about USMD, visit
USMD Holdings, Inc.
Megan Reisig, 214-493-4024
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