Dr. Cohen has been practicing integrative healthcare for nearly three decades, and he is also the founder of several healthcare companies, whose focus varies from nutritional science products to diabetic supplies and more.
Dr. Cohen has been awarded numerous honors in the healthcare field and been a regular lecturer, keynote speaker and educator in both academic and hospital settings. Dr. Cohen is a former University instructor for several schools including Purdue and Indiana Universities, and he has also instructed on location for courses and certifications given through Nova South Eastern and University of Nevada Las Vegas schools. He was previously affiliated with St. Francis Hospital and practices at the Air Force Base in Hawaii. Dr. Cohen also served in the military as an Air Force Captain with Meritorious distinction.
He has particularly focused on disorders related to the head, neck, shoulders, airway, and oral cavity, and their relationship to total body health as well as cosmetic and functional considerations. He has also worked with other integrative healthcare providers to address common ailments such as airway dysfunction analysis and obstructive sleep apnea and other maxillofacial surgeries.
As a Managing Director of VS Diagnostics, Dr. Cohen coordinates with VSD affiliates and staff as well as practitioner benefits of the tests series and how they integrate into most healthcare provider offices. Dr. Cohen regularly hosts representative and practitioner calls and is a wealth of knowledge about the field.
Dr. A Kadambi, ABIM, AACE, CBDCE
Medical Advisory Board Member
Dr. Kadambi is a former Vice President and President of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. He is boarded in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism as well as Internal Medicine. He has been an Associate Professor at the Indiana University School of Medicine since 1996 and has hospital privileges at: Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne Indiana, St. Joseph Hospital, Fort Wayne Indiana, and Dupont Hospital, Fort Wayne Indiana.
Luay Shayya, MD
Medical Advisory Board Member
Dr. Shayya is a Senior Medical Advisor to VS Diagnostics.
Dr. Shayya is a practicing neurologist and psychiatrist and is Board Certified by the American Board for Neurology and Neuromuscular Medicine, also certified in psychiatry and in addition has completed an Internship in Internal Medicine as well as a Fellowship in Neuromuscular Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic.
Kevin E. Blanchette, MBA
Kevin Blanchette is a former investment banker with Alberta Government Services and current Managing Partner at Hammer Capital, a Canada-based private equity company. He serves on the board of several companies, and is a consultant, entrepreneur and philanthropist.
Mr. Blanchette was formerly Chief Executive Officer of International Health Partners, a public company traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange. IHP operated a chain of modern health care facilities and was involved in medical practice management. In 2006 Curve Dental, a company specializing in practice management software, recruited Mr. Blanchette. He led the company in commercializing its dental practice management solutions in North America.
Having stepped down from Triwood in order to pursue other opportunities, Mr. Blanchette founded Hammer Capital LLC in 2012. As Managing Partner, Mr. Blanchette oversees Hammer's portfolio of healthcare, real estate, energy, and early stage technology companies. Currently, Mr. Blanchette serves as a director of Wyoming Energy, Adjusters International Group, and Alta Industrial Automation Ltd, and continues as a director for Triwood Captial.
Mr. Blanchette also serves as a Treasurer and as a Director of "Give a Mile Inc.", a non-profit that enables people to visit terminally ill friends & family through crowd-funding of micro-donations and airline travel points.
Ralph Carbone, Jr. MD, PHD
Dr. Carbone has been practicing medicine for over 30 years. He holds a diplomat from the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners, is certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Anesthesiology, has a Diplomat from the American Academy of Pain Management, and is licensed to Practice Medicine in multiple states.
He is a former clinical instructor of Anesthesia at the University of Illinois and has received awards from the TriBeta National Honor Society. Dr. Carbone also has hospital privileges at Bremen Hospital and St Joseph Medical Center.