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Ask The Expert: Interview with AMRIC Health

By Jessica Deng

The new clinic, AMRIC Health, a premium imaging clinic takes a multi-modality approach to preventive and diagnostic medical imaging exams. AMRIC Health offers a comprehensive range of medical imaging services that play a vital role in diagnosing and treating a wide range of medical conditions. AMRIC Health is equipped with state-of-the-art technology and is staffed with highly skilled medical professionals.Join us this month as we spoke with the Medical Director at AMRIC Health: Dr. Omer Aras, in a one-on-one discussion about his journey into the healthcare industry and radiology and what impact AMRIC Health has had so far in healthcare and with his patients.

LifeWorx: Tell us about your journey into medical care and technology. How did AMRIC Health begin? 

Dr. Omer Aras: Establishing AMRIC was driven by our passion for delivering personalized, high-quality medical services that prioritize patient experience and clinical excellence. This motivation was rooted in the belief that healthcare should be a blend of advanced diagnostics and compassionate care, providing to the unique needs of each individual.

AMRIC, in my perspective, represents a departure from the traditional medical setting. It’s a place where patients are not just seen as medical cases but as individuals with distinct stories, concerns, and preferences.

LifeWorx: Describe your day-to-day at AMRIC Health. 

Dr. Omer Aras: Our imaging center is not just a place to get scans; it’s a place for comprehensive health management. We understand that every individual is unique, and their health journey should reflect this uniqueness. Our approach involves merging advanced imaging technology with a patient-centric philosophy to offer a truly personalized experience.

Our imaging center is a fusion of cutting-edge technology, personalized care, and a commitment to your overall well-being. We invite you to experience healthcare that is centered around you, that listens to your story, and that supports you in your interest of a healthier life. Welcome to AMRIC– where your health is our priority.

LifeWorx: What is the overarching vision you have for AMRIC and its role in transforming the landscape of individualized health management and oncology treatment? 

Dr. Omer Aras: Our center’s mission is to bridge the gap between cutting-edge medical technology and compassionate patient care, creating a paradigm shift in how healthcare is delivered.

We aim to empower patients with knowledge, choices, and control over their health journey. Through comprehensive diagnostics, detailed insights, and collaborative discussions, our center will give patients the tools to actively participate in their care decisions and wellness goals.

Early detection is a cornerstone of effective healthcare. Our imaging center’s vision is to lead in the early detection of diseases, particularly in oncology. By combining advanced imaging technology with data-driven insights, we aim to identify potential risks before they escalate, thus increasing the chances of successful treatment and prevention.

By combining advanced technology, personalized care, and a commitment to innovation, we hope to transform the healthcare landscape, improve lives, and leave a lasting positive impact on the world of healthcare.LifeWorx: How do you see AMRIC’s approach contributing to the well-being and health outcomes of your patients, given its unique positioning in the Upper East Side of New York City? 

Dr. Omer Aras: AMRIC’s approach in the Upper East Side of New York City plays a critical role in contributing to the well-being and health outcomes of our patients. The unique positioning allows us to offer personalized care, advanced technology, and a patient-centered experience that aligns with the community’s values, ultimately leading to improved health outcomes and a positive impact on individual lives.

LifeWorx: How does your personal career experience uniquely position you to drive AMRIC’s success and make a significant impact in oncology?  

Dr. Omer Aras: My personal career experience uniquely positions me to drive AMRIC’s success and make a significant impact in the field of oncology through a combination of clinical expertise, leadership, and a deep commitment to patient-centric care. My journey in medicine and oncology has provided me with the skills, insights, and passion needed to lead AMRIC to new heights.

LifeWorx: What is your proudest moment at AMRIC Health? 

Dr. Omer Aras: My proudest moment at AMRIC Health was when I successfully led a team in implementing a new initiative that significantly improved our patient care processes. This initiative not only increased efficiency but also received positive feedback from both patients and colleagues. It demonstrated my ability to take on leadership roles and make a meaningful impact within the organization.

Stay tuned for our article next month as part of our Ask The Expert series!

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