Imagine if you could video chat with your doctor much like you do with your friends from the comfort of your own home. You could explain to them your symptoms and to complete a virtual examination. Not only would the visit be convenient for you but it would also be a very cost-effective option. Your doctor would then be able to complete multiple evaluations in an hour. People that could not afford doctor visits before would have access to them through a whole other wave of technological advancement. This is not something that is far off in the future. In fact, medical professional Dr. Mark McKenna talks about the potential of these types of technologies through his blog article “The Future of On Demand Apps with Dr. S Mark Mckenna”. This article helps people understand the untapped potential that is available still in this market.
Dr. Mark McKenna is well known as an established entrepreneur and leader of his industry. He obtained an MBA and his medical degree from the Tulane University. He chose a double major because his love of medicine and business technology seemed to fight for his affection. That was when he decided to major in and become an expert in both. Dr. Mark McKenna is well known today as the pioneering owner of OVME aesthetics. This company is geared towards medical aesthetics and is increasing the integration of technology into their services. Dr. Mark McKenna believes that technology is going to be used increasingly throughout the medical field. The scenario listed above is just one of the features that he sees.
At this time, Dr. Mark McKenna allows his patients to schedule visits through an app on their smartphone. This allows them to receive medical care efficiently and in a place of their choosing. He believes that such freedom to schedule their medical visits will allow people to open themselves up for more medical care. Too often, people put off this process because they do not have the time necessary to go in for a proper doctor visit. Dr. Mark McKenna is hoping to limit this in the future and grow the use of medical professionals who of integrated with technology.