The Detroit Medical Center’s Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Anthony Tedeschi, was recently named to Modern Healthcare’s 2019 list of 50 Most Influential Clinical Executives.
“I am honored to receive this recognition and to be included among this group of forward-thinking healthcare leaders,” said Dr. Tedeschi. “I have had the privilege of working with outstanding and dedicated individuals over the years who consistently strived to deliver exceptional quality care with compassion and a true commitment to the patient.”
The recognition program acknowledges clinicians working in the healthcare industry who are deemed by their peers and an expert panel to be the most influential in terms of demonstrating leadership and impact.
Dr. Tedeschi has more than 20 years of operational and clinical leadership experience in healthcare. He joined DMC as CEO in 2017, after serving as CEO of Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago and the Chicago market. A board-certified family medicine physician,
Dr. Tedeschi holds a medical degree from the University of Illinois Chicago and master’s degrees in Business Administration from Northwestern University and in Public Health from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. Dr. Tedeschi is a Clinical Instructor at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He has held volunteer leadership roles for youth sports programs and schools in his community as well as with outreach healthcare organizations working in developing countries.