The Need for Access to Black Doctors

Why we exist

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Shortage of Black Doctors

Only about 5% of practicing physicians in the United States are black (SOURCE: AAMA)

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Chronic Disease in Black Community

9 health conditions within the black population result in a higher death rate than other races

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Benefits of Seeing Black Doctor

Facts shown in numerous studies prove black patients benefit from seeing a black doctor



Healthcare Solutions

We provide healthcare solutions for our communities, connecting individuals with black doctors and other health resources:
  • Connect individuals with black doctors
  • Bring awareness of health topics important to Black and minority communities
  • A resource for locating healthcare services
  • Communicate the importance of and need for black doctors within our communities
  • Support efforts to increase the number of black doctors

Advisory Council

Our Advisory Council consists of physicians from your community, to lead us, to guide us, to improve healthcare and help you become healthier.

Dr Karen Smith Black Family Physician Raeford NC

Karen Smith, MD, FAAFP

Family Physician/Medical Director
Raeford, NC
Dr. Chris Brown Black Internal Medicine Doctor Columbus

Christopher Brown, MD, MPH, FACP

Internal Medicine/Medical Director
Columbus, OH
Dr Sharon Parker, Black Mental Health Professional Greensboro

Sharon Parker, PhD, MSW, MS

Associate Professor, Social Work
Greensboro, NC
Stephen Noble Black Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Stephen L. Noble, MD FACS

Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Olympia, WA
Dr. Jeffrey Hubbard Black Preventive Medicine Doctor Dallas

Jeffrey Hubbard MD, MS

Preventive Medicine/Biomedical Research/Healthcare Technology
Dallas, TX
Victor Waters, MD Los Angeles

Victor Waters, MD, JD, FCLM

Internal Medicine/Chief Medical Officer/Legal Medicine
Los Angeles, CA
Jason Hayes, MD Internal Medicine Atlanta GA

Jason Hayes, MD, MBA, MSPH, FACP

Internal Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Straight from the Doctors

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