Dr. Syed Ali Safdar
Founder & CEO
Dr. Safdar is a Board-Certified internist, experienced healthcare entrepreneur and CEO. He started Bay Area Medical Clinic in 2002. As CEO, he provides leadership to all aspects of the business. He has extensive experience in value-based healthcare delivery, risk-based contracting, population health management and clinical leadership.
He completed his training in Internal Medicine at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport, Connecticut, an affiliate of the Yale School of Medicine. He received the Resident of the Year Award for excellence in teaching and the Ciba-Geigy Humanitarian Award for outstanding patient care.
He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and a member of the American College of Physicians. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK and a Fellow of the International College of Surgeons, Chicago.
He received his MD from King Edward Medical University in Lahore, Pakistan. He has privileges at AdventHealth Zephyrhills and AdventHealth Dade City.