John Polikandriotis, PhD, FACHE
Vail Summit Orthopaedics & Neurosurgery
John Polikandriotis is CEO of Vail-Summit Orthopaedics & Neurosurgery. He has a doctorate from The Ohio State University, a Master of Business Administration degree from Georgia State University and a master’s degree in public health from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Dr. Polikandriotis is a board-certified fellow of the American College of Medical Practice Executives. He brings a unique 15-year background in basic and clinical research, operations, finance, business development and strategy to address today’s healthcare issues. He recently served as president of the Colorado Association of Healthcare Executives, an ACHE chapter. His consistent results speak to his ability to motivate senior leaders and staff, implement evidence-based tools and tactics, challenge the status quo, drive accountability, and create a culture that stimulates positive activity for his employees. Dr. Polikandriotis is board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow.