Ben Patipa, MD

Vice President Healthcare Business Advisory & Brokerage


Benjamin Patipa, MD, Vice President
Healthcare Business Advisory and Brokerage

As an MD, business leader and serial entrepreneur, Ben brings over 30+ years of corporate leadership experience serving as the CEO, COO and President of public and private companies in healthcare, brand development, insurance, financial services, technology and real estate investment.

Ben’s past professional experience includes CEO at Tenet Healthcare Corp.’s Accountable Care Organization (ACO) in Florida, where he led their healthcare reform activities; Assistant President at Hearx Ltd. where he co-engineered the company’s restructuring and was chiefly responsible for physician alignment strategies, M&A, and co-led facilities management and real estate activities including site selection, negotiation and administration of lease terms & oversight of new center construction; COO at Allianz N.A & President/CEO at Bravo! Brands, Inc. where he led business strategy and re-energized operations; and EVP at eHDL/Healthnet Data Link where he was responsible for all functional aspects of the Physician Practice Management and EDI business.

Earlier in his career, Ben worked with Sonus USA where he successfully established the largest and fastest growing region of the Sonus Network of hearing care centers and with P&F Investment Group where he led real estate acquisitions, management, construction and sales of commercial and residential properties throughout southern Dade County.

Ben also pioneered numerous successful innovative ventures including Weight For Me, the nation’s first and largest Pediatric and Adolescent Weight Control centers directed at over 12 million affected kids nationwide; MedMark Group, the nation’s first medically owned and operated healthcare marketing and advertising agency.

Ben resides in Lake Worth with his wife Marla and their two children, Morgan who is a freshman at University of Central Florida and Ryan who is a freshman at Atlantic High IB program.