How Pediatric Surgeon Dr. Mark Holterman Is Improving Healthcare

Dr. Mark Holterman is a pediatric surgeon as well as a professor at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria. He serves at OSF Children’s Hospital of Illinois and has privileges at several other hospitals in the area (Osfhealthcare). He has medical offices and they are located in Maywood and Peoria.

Dr. Mark Holterman has received many rewards during his many years of being a physician. He received the honor of Patient’s Choice Award that the date company Vitals gives out. He has won this award 3 different times. He has also won America’s Top Doctors Award by Castle Connolly seven times.

 

Business and Nonprofit Ventures

As the leader of Mariam Global Health, Dr. Mark Holterman has helped many businesses. Mariam Global Health looks at various medical start-up companies to see if they would be a good fit and if they have something to offer the medical field. If they find that the companies will be productive, Mariam Global Health funds them and gives them any assistance that they may need.

Dr. Mark Holterman has helped organize and donated to the International Pediatric Specialists Alliance for the Children of Vietnam. This charity strives to strengthen the healthcare system in Vietnam. In some cases, physicians from the United States come to the area to perform free surgeries for the children that need it. The charity also helps to train Vietnamese doctors by bringing them to the United States for treatment. The charity has also set up clinics in some of Vietnam’s most rural areas where there is a severe lack of health care.

The IPSAC-VN strives to help education in the hospitals of Vietnam. In addition to sending physicians to train in the US, they also give many physicians hands-on experience when they are in Vietnam. This has helped many doctors in the area to become proficient in their fields and help them to improve the overall health of the region.

Dr. Mark Holterman strives to help everyone that he can and does so with his teachings, his practice and all his charity work. Dr. Holterman hopes to bring quality healthcare to everyone in the United States and all over the world.