ADVISORY BOARD

Embracing the future of concierge medical care with invaluable advice and perspective from forward- thinking experts

DECADES OF EXPERIENCE AND LEADERSHIP

“One thing is universally true about our team: We care deeply about what we do and the impact we have with our patients and communities. It is personal to all of us.”

—Steven Schnur, MD
C by Elite Care CEO

Steven Schnur, M.D.

Chief Executive Officer - Board President

Dr. Schnur trained at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach in Internal Medicine and Cardiology. He is also the renowned author of “The Reality Diet” and has been involved in the health care industry since 1991.

As a concierge medicine pioneer, Dr. Schnur has devoted his career to driving his concierge programs a step above placing C by Elite Care in a category of its own.

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Ivel De Freitas

Ivel De Freitas, M.D.

Chief Medical Officer. Board Advisor.

Dr. De Freitas has spent much of her professional life challenging the status quo in the pursuit of improving medicine and healthcare.
Her passion and determination have drawn her to the center of a now-burgeoning field, establishing herself as personalized biomolecular medicine, IV Therapy, and longevity expert in the field of regenerative medicine.

Her training & affiliations include:

• Internal Medicine at Yale University
• Mind-Body Medicine at Benson Henry Institute -Harvard Medical School
• Regenerative Medicine Specialist at Mount Sinai Miami Beach
• Integrative Nutrition at Institute of Integrative Nutrition – SUNY
• Functional and Regenerative Medicine at the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.

As author and speaker, Dr. De Freitas uses her powerful gift to translate complex information into practical and actionable knowledge that any individual can access and utilize to achieve their highest potential.

Conference List :

• Balance Work – Health- Life – Love
• 7 Keys for Vibrant Health and Longevity
• Telomeres & BioAge: Reset your clock
• Control Your Genes. Own Your Destiny
• Stress-Proof Yourself
• Detox Your Body. Detox Your Mind
• Mind-Body Cancer Prevention

Carlos del Río, M.D.

Infectious Disease Specialist and Advisor

Dr. del Río is a distinguished professor of medicine at Emory University School of
Medicine. He is also a professor of global health and epidemiology at the Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, executive associate dean of Emory University School of Medicine at Grady Health System and co-director of the Emory Center for AIDS Research.

He is a member of the National Academy of Medicine and was elected as its foreign secretarv in 2020.

Kenneth Ratzan, MD

Infectious Disease Specialist and Advisor

Dr. Kenneth Ratzan is the Chief of Infectious Diseases and the Hospital Epidemiologist at Mount Sinai Medical Center. He is a graduate of Amherst College and Harvard Medical School. Dr. Ratzan joined the University of Miami Department of Medicine in 1972 and Mount Sinai Medical Center in 1975. Dr. Ratzan’s expertise is in general infectious disease including HIV and hepatitis.

He is a Professor of Medicine at the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami.

Richard A. Shlofmitz,
MD, FACC,

Cardiologist and Internal Medicine Advisor

Dr. Schlofmitz is Chairman of Cardiology at St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center, where he has practiced since 1987. Performing over 1,000 coronary interventions annually, he has one of the largest volumes of experience in Percutaneous Intervention. He also has the most clinical experience with orbital atherectomy and optical coherence tomography (OCT) world-wide. Dr. Shlofmitz has been one of the largest enrollers for multiple clinical trials, with more than 50 publications in peer-reviewed cardiology journals. Dr. Shlofmitz has worked to advance the field with a focus on Precision PCI. He is a founding co-director of the annual Intravascular Imaging and Coronary Physiology Course.

Emma Guttman-Yassky

Emma Guttman-Yassky, M.D., Ph.D.

Waldman Professor of Dermatology
Board Medical Advisor

Emma Guttman-Yassky, MD, PhD is the system chair of the department of dermatology, and the Waldman Professor of Dermatology and Immunology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York. She is the Director of the Center of Excellence in Eczema and the Laboratory for Inflammatory Skin Diseases.

Emma Guttman-Yassky, MD, PhD is the system chair of the department of dermatology, and the Waldman Professor of Dermatology and Immunology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York. She is the Director of the Center of Excellence in Eczema and the Laboratory for Inflammatory Skin Diseases. She earned her M.D. from Sackler School of Medicine at the Tel-Aviv University, and a Ph.D. degree from the Bar-Ilan University, Israel. After her Israeli Board certification in dermatology in Israel, Dr. Guttman moved to the U.S. to pursue a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at The Rockefeller University in the Laboratory for Investigative Dermatology. Upon completion of her fellowship, she became board-certified by the American Board of dermatology after a second dermatology residency training at Weill-Cornell Medical College, in NY.

Dr. Guttman’s major research focus areas are atopic dermatitis (AD)/eczema and alopecia areata. Her research made paradigm-shifting discoveries on the immunologic basis of AD/eczema in adults and children with atopic dermatitis, enriching the understanding of the pathophysiology of this common disorder, opening the door for novel, pathway-specific drugs in this disease. Recently, Dr. Guttman extended her research interest to hair loss disorders such as alopecia areata and scarring hair loss disorders, chronic hand eczema, keloids, ichtyosis, and other skin diseases, in which her findings are also translated to novel therapeutics. Dr. Guttman co-founded the International Eczema Council (IEC), and is its immediate past president. Dr. Guttman received many national and international awards (e.g the AAAAI Award for Scientific Innovation and for pioneering discoveries, AAD Young Investigator award, etc). She was elected as a member to the American Society for Clinical Investigation/ASCI, and the American Dermatological Society/ADA. Dr. Guttman is often a keynote and plenary speaker in international and national meetings, and authored over 275 peer-reviewed publications.

José Ríos M.D.

Internal Medicine Advisor

Dr. Rios initially began his professional career as a mechanical engineer for Cordis corporation in Miami after graduating from the Georgia Institute of Technology.His work involved projects related to neurosurgical devices.
Subsequently he went on to medical school at the University of Miami, then he went on to do his internal medicine internship and residency at the Mount Sinai medical center in Miami Beach.
With three decades in the healthcare industry and his diverse career background Dr. Rios brings a unique perspective to the C by Elite Care programs.

Perry Krichmar, M.D.

Internal Medicine and Cardiology Advisor

Dr. Krichmar is a Board Certified Internal Medicine physician, as well as a Cardiologist trained at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, Florida.
Dr. Krichmar gained national recognition in the past for being the host of a Public Television show called Healthy Body Healthy Mind. He maintains an active role in educating physicians about the latest trends in cholesterol management and cardiovascular risk prevention strategies.

He is a Professor of Medicine at the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami.

Andy Jacobson

Telehealth Board Advisor

Andy Jacobson is a leading entrepreneur and innovator in the nation’s telemedicine industry. Through his vision and leadership as founder and chief executive officer of 1.800MD LLC.

Prior to launching 1.800MD, Mr. Jacobson spent more than 19 years in the employee benefits and insurance industry holding positions of increasing responsibility in sales, marketing, management, product design, pricing and underwriting at The Paul Revere Insurance Group and Guarantee Life Insurance Company. In 1999, Mr. Jacobson co-founded and served as managing partner for the Meridian Companies, an employee benefit wholesale distribution and single-source administration company.