Dr Vas Metupalle, Chief Information Officer & Co Founder of MyDoc discusses how he is bringing telemedicine to Asia.
MyDoc, South Asia’s leading telemedicine service, aims to bring primary care to patients where as many as 400 million persons have no access to a doctor. It has commenced a 6 country roll-out into the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam and Indonesia notably under the aegis of the insurance companies Prudential and Aetna. Wavemaker and UST Global have invested and we are seeking to close a convertible round of 2 million USD ahead of a 15-20 million USD B round in the coming months.
Given the current environment, the prospects for remote medicine are more compelling than ever. Dr Vas Metupalle trained as an MD at King’s London (Guys & St Thomas’s).
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