February 2015: growth[period] is pleased to announce that Robert G. Perlmuter, MD, has joined our firm in the Global Health and Wellness Practice as a Strategic Client Advisor. Dr. Perlmuter is the President and Owner of Primary Care Medical Associates Ltd., in Chicago, Illinois. Additionally, Dr. Perlmuter is the Section Chief of Internal Medicine at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital, and teaches at Northwestern University and the University of Illinois Medical Schools. Dr. Perlmuter also serves as the Medical Director of the “Admiral at the Lake,” a continuing care community for seniors in Chicago.
Dr. Perlmuter completed his internship and residency in Primary Care Internal Medicine at Northwestern University/McGraw Medical Center in Chicago, and since then he has held a number of senior positions in hospitals and clinics in the greater Chicago area. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the Chicago Medical Society, and is a board member with Medical Value Partners, one of the largest accountable care organizations in Illinois. Dr. Perlmuter has served as an expert witness and consultant to law firms, primarily in defense of malpractice cases. Additionally, Dr. Perlmuter has undertaken several academic appointments at Northwestern University and the University of Illinois, and served on a variety of committees at St. Joseph Hospital and the Feinberg School of Medicine. We look forward to working closely with Dr. Perlmuter as we continue to expand our client base in the Global Health and Wellness market.