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.


Deliberate Clarity: Achieving Success When the Way We Work Isn’t Working Anymore

Presented by John Polikandriotis, PhD, FACHE at 1:00 PM on Friday, March 26th.

You are and have always been a leader. But with every new role and promotion you have received, a pattern emerges. You start excited and with good intentions. You have a rosy vision of what you are going to do, how incredible you are going to be and how you will sidestep the mistakes you…