Introduction

Recipient of Philadelphia Business journal '40 under 40' award, Physician turned entrepreneur, Dr. Bokhari, MD, MBA, has over the past several years, developed outstanding expertise in aggregating and accelerating

Dr. Raza Bokhari


Professional Achievements

Recipient of Philadelphia Business journal '40 under 40' award, Physician turned entrepreneur, Dr. Bokhari, MD, MBA, has over the past several years, developed outstanding expertise in aggregating and accelerating multi-specialty Pathology companies. He has a vast knowledge base of developing creative concepts, implementing programs and forming strategic alliances.

Dr. Bokhari has held many key positions all with bottom line accountability and responsibility for company wide operations, business development and corporate strategy. He has a solid record of measurable performance within the healthcare industry. An effective "change agent" with several years of experience and expertise in start-up and turn-around businesses, he has a special knack of adeptly turning around financially delinquent companies. Dr. Bokhari has, over the years, come to realize the special role of sophisticated information technology in implementing advanced principles of management in the complex arena of Healthcare in the United States.

Recognizing his zeal and passion for innovative entrepreneurship, Temple University Fox School of Business and Management nominated him “Entrepreneur in residence” for the academic year 2001-02. In October 2004, Philadelphia Business Journal named one of Dr. Bokhari’s companies, Parkway Clinical Laboratories as one of the top three, small businesses to work for in the greater Philadelphia area. The award recognized Dr. Bokhari’s achievement in creating a positive work environment that attracts and retains employees through a combination of benefits, working conditions and company culture.
 
Dr. Bokhari is currently pursuing across the United States consolidation of clinical laboratories and pathology practices through mergers & acquisitions. He is frequently retained as a consultant for technical due diligence by private placement venture funds focused in investing in early stage life sciences/bio-tech companies.
 
Dr. Bokhari has a Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Punjab, Rawalpindi Medical College, and an Executive MBA from Temple University, Fox School of Business & Management.
 
Dr. Bokhari currently serves as the President & CEO of Lakewood Pathology Associates (LPA), a new Jersey based national, multi-specialty Pathology company currently serving clients in more than sixteen (16) states. He is also the President & CEO of Parkway Clinical Laboratories (PCL), a full service clinical reference laboratory, serving diverse clients in the greater Philadelphia area for over three decades.