Dr. Ted Patras consults with our attorneys regarding complex medical-legal issues related to our disability cases. Dr. Patras is also the President of AthenaMD where he brings a unique blend of experience on both the clinical and business sides of the emergency medicine industry. In his previous work as a consultant and physician leader, Dr. Patras has led the transformation of numerous emergency departments, developing leadership programs, clinical support systems, and assisting in the design of emergency facilities.
He received a BS from Illinois Benedictine University before earning his MD from The Chicago Medical School in Illinois. Dr. Patras trained in Emergency Medicine at the University of Chicago Hospitals and has since served as an Associate Clinical Professor of EM at the University of Illinois School of Medicine.