Leadership

DR. BERNARD KRUGER, MD
Co-Founder

Bio

Board-certified in Oncology and Internal Medicine and on faculty at Weill Cornell, Dr. Kruger has been serving the needs of his patients for more than 30 years from his office in Manhattan’s Upper East Side. As a pioneer of concierge medicine, Dr. Kruger has devoted his career to making the doctor–patient relationship as comfortable, reliable and easy as possible. 
DR. BEN STEIN, MD
Medical Director

Bio

Dr. Stein has 18 years experience having practiced in the emergency departments of great institutions such as Mt. Sinai and Lenox Hill, plus having started multiple companies and served as CMO of Eden Health.
DR. STEPHAN LYNN, MD
Assistant Medical Director

Bio

A graduate of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University and the Department of Surgery at the Roosevelt Hospital, Dr. Lynn has been devoted to the practice of emergency medicine for nearly 40 years. He was the Director and Chair of Emergency Medicine at the St Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center for more than 20 years.
RACHEL SHOFLICK
Clinical Director

Bio

Rachel Shoflick is a board certified physician assistant specializing in emergency medicine at Montefiore Medical Center. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience at University of Michigan and earned her Master of Science at Stony Brook University. Rachel oversees all aspects of the patient experience and is responsible for building and expanding relationships with best-in-class specialists.
DR. RICHARD LAPPIN, MD PHD
Assistant Medical Director

Bio

Dr. Lappin is an assistant professor of clinical medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and a senior attending physician in the emergency department of New York-Presbyterian Hospital, where he has practiced for nearly 30 years. He is passionate about emergency medicine and is particularly interested in neurologic emergencies.
CLAUDIA MUSUMECI
Practice Director

Bio

Claudia has worked at New York’s leading healthcare institutions for over 20 years, having most recently served as Administrative Director of Mount Sinai Hospital, Ambulatory Division and Managing Director of Non-Invasive Cardiology at NYU Langone. She is a native New Yorker, who has focused her career on patient satisfaction and outstanding medical care.
SARAH KING
Membership Director

Bio

Sarah have over over five years of experience in membership and hospitality from NeueHouse, a private high-end workspace and cultural center for creative entrepreneurs. She is committed to creating a personalized experience for members.
LYNDA MCGINNIS
Head of New Membership

Bio

Lynda’s experience ranges vastly from senior roles at financial institutions including LF Rothschild and Oppenheimer to owning an international chain of antique shops. Lynda has a passion for outstanding customer service.
BEN KRUGER
Co-Founder

Bio

When Ben was Senior Vice President – Acquisitions at Vandewater Capital Holdings in New York, he managed portfolios in healthcare and media investments, which inspired him to help create compelling customer experiences in patient-centered healthcare. He was also Creative Director at Jesta Digital/Fox Mobile Studios after working as a writer and producer in Los Angeles.
ANDREW OLANOW
Co-Founder

Bio

A passionate advocate for improvements in the healthcare industry, Andrew has been a healthcare investor and analyst for more than 10 years at Generation IM, Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch. He has consulted for many health systems and advised multinational institutions toward more effective and efficient healthcare models. Andrew holds an MBA from London Business School and a BA from Columbia University.

Specialists

In addition to the immediate attention of our staff, our network of specialists includes some of the city’s premier practitioners in areas including:

  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Audiology
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Dentistry/Oral Surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Endocrinology
  • ENT
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Hand Specialist
  • Infectious Disease
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ob/Gyn
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthodontics
  • Orthopedics
  • Pain Management
  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Therapy
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonology
  • Radiology-diagnostic
  • Rheumatology
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery

Hospitals

We have special relationships with leading hospitals in order to enable VIP services for our members, including access to private rooms and direct admissions.