CheckedUp Announces Patient Education Partnership with the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS)

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 General News
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CheckedUp, a leading Point of Care provider in Dermatology, continues their on-going commitment to Patients and Practitioners by partnering with leading dermatology society to educate and empower patients with the most accurate and up to date information in their dermatologists' offices.

NEW YORK, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CheckedUp, a specialty focused Point of Care company devoted to delivering

condition specific, educational content to Patients, announced a strategic partnership with the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) today. This partnership was procured to provide the best and most accurate educational content deployed across CheckedUp technologies for the company's national Member base in dermatology.

"Our growth in dermatology has been shaped by feedback from leading dermatologists across the U.S.; and our partnership with ASDS will result in best-in-class content and Patient-educational materials created by dermatologists for dermatologists." said Richard Awdeh, MD, CEO of CheckedUp.

Through this initiative, CheckedUp will provide dermatologists with cosmetic, reconstructive, Mohs surgery, and medical Dermatology content – produced in partnership with ASDS – across its Waiting Room and Exam Room platforms nationwide.

"We are excited about providing dermatologists with resources to facilitate enhanced consultations that improve patients' education of conditions and treatment options," said ASDS President Murad Alam, MD, MSCI, MBA. "ASDS represents a network of leading dermatologic surgeons whose expertise is reflected in the quality content across CheckedUp's platform."

Kavita Mariwalla, MD, a board-certified dermatologist and ASDS member, said the following: "CheckedUp delivers meaningful educational content and graphics that are a powerful resource to dermatologists to truly improve the Patient visit. It fits very logically into the workflow, and it can really be tailored to fit an individual practice's needs."


About CheckedUp CheckedUp is the only, physician-founded, specialty technology platform designed for the Point of Care actively engaging Patients, Caregivers, and Physicians in the Waiting Room, Exam Room, and at home. As a healthcare technology leader, CheckedUp aspires to create better educated and more confident Patients and Physicians who are empowered to make the best health decisions together. In August 2018, CheckedUp was ranked #478 on Inc. 5,000's list of the Fastest Growing Private Companies in the US. Learn more at

About ASDS The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) is the largest specialty organization exclusively representing dermatologic surgeons who have unique training and experience to treat the health, function and beauty of skin throughout every stage of life. ASDS members are recognized as leaders in the field of cosmetic and medically necessary skin surgery. Many are involved in the clinical studies that bring popular treatments to revitalize skin and fill and diminish wrinkles to the forefront. Their work has helped create and enhance many of the devices that tighten skin and remove blemishes, hair and fat. Dermatologic surgeons also are experts in skin cancer prevention, detection and treatment. As the incidence of skin cancer rises, dermatologic surgeons are committed to taking steps to minimize the life-threatening effects of this disease.

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Press Contacts CheckedUp: David Sweet, ASDS: Katie Allodi,


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