Data Driven Neuroscience

About Sevaro

Our name, Sevaro is a combination of the Sanskrit words seva and karo which mean "selfless service" or "to perform work without expectation of return". We view every patient, partner and employee through this lens.

Our Vision

To enable patients to live meaningful and healthier lives by supporting them throughout their patient journey.

Our Mission

To improve patient outcomes by providing the highest quality of specialty care and maximize our impact through the use of data and compassion.

Our Core Values

  • Integrity: We are completely honest, always.
  • Patient First: We believe that it is our duty to provide an exceptional environment for physicians to excel at their craft so they can always put patients and families first.
  • Innovation: We believe there is always a better way, and we find it when it matters most.
  • Stewardship: We serve and treat every patient like family.
  • Gratitude: We are grateful for every relationship we encounter and every relationship we support.
  • Touch & Tech: We believe that leveraging relevant technology is essential to achieving excellent health for everyone while sustaining a great business.

Our Team

Raj Narula, MD
Raj Narula, MD
Chief Medical Officer
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Raj Narula, MD
Raj Narula, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Narula's passion for healthcare and technology has established him as one of today's most impactful healthcare leaders. With his experience from University of California, San Diego and as former Director of Teleneuroscience at Cooper University Hospital, his goal is to make neurological care accessible and affordable to those who need it the most. His vision is to take proven methodologies while combining data, logistics and compassion to improve patient outcomes
Ruchir Shah, MD
Ruchir Shah, MD
Regional Stroke Medical Director
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Ruchir Shah, MD
Ruchir Shah, MD
Regional Stroke Medical Director
As a Board-Certified vascular neurologist, Dr. Shah has experience in caring for stroke patients at one of the busiest hospitals in the country. His mission to advance stroke care through clinical trials, artificial intelligence, medical informatics and telemedicine has established him as a thought leader in the stroke community. With a vascular fellowship from Duke University, his leadership in building a Comprehensive Stroke Center has improved care in our nation's stroke belt.
Michael Chen, MD
Michael Chen, MD
Regional Stroke Medical Director
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Michael Chen, MD
Michael Chen, MD
Regional Stroke Medical Director
Dr. Chen has a passion for innovating and delivering stroke care with a focus on evidence based practice. Completing his neurology residency at University of California, San Diego and Vascular Neurology fellowship at Northwestern, he has a deep understanding of stroke research, clinical trials and how it is applied in telemedicine. Dr. Chen’s goal is to work closely with hospitals to deliver the highest standard of stroke care for their communities.
Schain Irion, MBA, MPH
Schain Irion, MBA, MPH
Chief Strategy Officer
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Schain Irion, MBA, MPH
Schain Irion, MBA, MPH
Chief Strategy Officer

With 20 years of clinical and executive leadership experience in dynamic health systems and ancillary centers. Schain drives the approach and strategy for the long-term success patterns of Sevaro. He serves as the Chief Strategy Officer for Sevaro Health with oversight of all Strategic Partnerships, including Market Strategy, Client Success Management, and Financial support modalities.

Prior to Sevaro, Schain held key leadership roles in Strategy, Business Development, and Operational Excellence for several years. His extensive background in Healthcare Analytics and Value-Based Care Finance modeling along with strategy is intricate in guiding the team. As the market is shifting towards the utilization of technology for improved access across the globe, Schain is supporting the approach for key growth and sustainability opportunities.

Schain earned his MBA in Public Health Administration and Healthcare Management from Davenport University, his Masters in Public Health from Liberty, and is currently pursuing his Doctorate in Healthcare Administration from the Medical University of South Carolina. Through Schain's diverse background spanning healthcare, a baseball career, love of the mountains, a family in farming, his most valued time is with his wife Naomi and son Samuel.

Branden Robinson
Branden Robinson
Chief Growth Officer
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Branden Robinson
Branden Robinson
Chief Growth Officer
Branden has 15 years of healthcare experience specializing in telemedicine solution design and commercialization. He has expertise in hospital systems, payers, correctional and post acute care. His passion for coaching the next generation in baseball while keeping God in the forefront motivates him, his two children and wife. His mission is to provide care for patients throughout their entire patient journey.
Becky Toney, RN, BSN, SCRN
Becky Toney, RN, BSN, SCRN
Director of Clinical Quality
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Becky Toney, RN, BSN, SCRN
Becky Toney, RN, BSN, SCRN
Director of Clinical Quality
Becky has over 25 years of expertise as a registered nurse with experience in emergency medicine, quality care and transformation, neuroscience nurse navigator, and stroke program management. Passionate about improving patient care, her experience in transformation in the emergency department enables her to lead stroke programs nationally. Becky is adept as helping hospitals attain and maintain Joint Commision, HFAP and DNV GL Certifications.
Bryan Arkwright, MHA
Bryan Arkwright, MHA
Director of Telehealth Education
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Bryan Arkwright, MHA
Bryan Arkwright, MHA
Director of Telehealth Education
Bryan has 14 years of experience in telemedicine, including as Director of Telehealth programs at both Wake Forest Baptist Health and Mission Health (HCA). With a deep understanding and passion for telemedicine, Bryan speaks nationally to educate institutions on telemedicine financials, reimbursement, best practice, governance and policy.
Paul Kirincich, MBA
Paul Kirincich, MBA
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Paul Kirincich, MBA
Paul Kirincich, MBA
As the CFO and Financial Executive for companies such as Netflix, One Medical Group, HealthTap and former operating partner at Khosla Ventures, Paul has a proven record of scaling companies.
Lauren Lawler
Lauren Lawler
Lead Physician Recruiter
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Lauren Lawler
Lauren Lawler
Lead Physician Recruiter
Lauren has 9 years of experience as a recruiter and has developed expertise in healthcare, manufacturing and nuclear engineering. With her passion for telemedicine, Lauren enjoys getting to know physicians and enabling them to provide care for patients with neurological diseases nationally. She knows a great work environment and company culture are critical for physicians to be successful.
John Gupta, MPH
John Gupta, MPH
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John Gupta, MPH
John Gupta, MPH
25+ year career as an executive in the New York market, John has held C-suite roles in major hospital facilities. John has been a leader in growth and strategy including partnerships and ventures.
Don Fotsch, MBA
Don Fotsch, MBA
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Don Fotsch, MBA
Don Fotsch, MBA
As a digital transformation leader, operator and advisor to Silicon Valley, Don has a focus on enabling AI. His leadership roles at Express Scripts, Apple and PayPal motivate him to leverage the best in innovation to improve the patient and physician experience in telemedicine.
Ajay Sharma, MBA
Ajay Sharma, MBA
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Ajay Sharma, MBA
Ajay Sharma, MBA
Ajay is an experienced venture capitalist and advisor. He is a General Partner at APA Venture Partners and FP&A at Rhino, a leading insurtech company. Prior to Rhino, Ajay was a Principal with both Communitas Capital and JetBlue Technology Ventures, where he invested in and served as a board observer to several companies
Ken Wolstenholme
Ken Wolstenholme
Advisor
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Ken Wolstenholme
Ken Wolstenholme
Advisor
As an innovative, transparent and creative COO with the technology background needed to translate business goals into actionable technology plans, Ken's experience in healthcare has been transformative enabling nearly 100,000 telehealth visits annually(pre-covid). With over 15 years of healthcare experience spanning roles as COO, CIO and CISO, Ken has proven experience in scaling technology to improve operational efficiency. Through his work leading the Telehealth and Medicine Today journal, Ken's goal is to improve education and access to healthcare. Ken had an honorable discharge from an 11 year US Air Force career.

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