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Leadership Team


Steven F. McLaughlin

Chief Executive Officer

Steve has an extensive background operating multi-site, outpatient healthcare centers and partnering with hospital and long-term care homes to manage care delivery. Prior to joining RestorixHealth, he served as the Chief Operating Officer for the third-largest provider of comprehensive sleep medicine services in the U.S. Steve also served as Chief Executive Officer of HealthDrive, providers of medical, dental and vision services to residents of long-term care facilities. He spent 14 years in occupational health and urgent care medicine, including U.S. HealthWorks, where he was the Executive Vice President of Operations responsible for 115 clinics throughout 15 states.

David J. Walz


Dave is a versatile healthcare executive with more than 30 years of experience in hospital operations, financial management, business development and strategic planning within complex healthcare organizations. Prior to joining RestorixHealth, Dave was Executive Director/Vice President of Operations at St. John’s Queens Hospital, a teaching division of Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers in New York, where he was responsible for the day-to-day operations, which included bottom line accountability for a $300 million operating budget.

Dr John Capotorto

John V. Capotorto, MD, MBA

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Capotorto is a Harvard-trained, practicing adult and pediatric endocrinologist and is a co-founder of RestorixHealth. Dr. Capotorto is a thought leader in the wound care and hyperbaric industry and past-President of the American Association of Wound Care Management (AAWCM). He has worked relentlessly to promote and advance the concept of a multidisciplinary team approach to delivering state-of-the-art wound care, lecturing to reinforce the best clinical practice pathways. Dr. Capotorto received his MBA in Health Care Administration from the Zicklin School of Business and Mount Sinai School of Medicine where he graduated Beta Gamma Sigma. Despite his busy lecture and travel schedule, he maintains a small but busy general endocrine practice on Staten Island, New York. Over the years, he has been recognized with the JDRF Humanistic Award for his community service in caring for children with diabetes.

Therese Hernandez

Chief Operating Officer

Therese is a seasoned healthcare executive with more than 25 years of experience in multi-state, multi-site outpatient healthcare operations, strategic planning, acquisition and de novo development. Prior to joining RestorixHealth, Therese spent 20 years with U.S. HealthWorks, a Dignity Health subsidiary, where she held multiple roles including Senior Vice President of Operations, leading the firm’s largest operating division. During her time at U.S. HealthWorks, Therese was also responsible for the development of the firm’s merger and acquisition, de novo and strategic development programs. Therese also served as the senior executive responsible for strategy development between Dignity Health and U.S. HealthWorks.

Patrick Seiler

Chief Financial Officer

Patrick has more than 25 years of senior financial leadership experience. Prior to joining RestorixHealth, he was the Chief Financial Officer for one of the largest ambulance companies in the U.S., guiding it through a restructuring and helping it double its size in less than five years to $160MM in revenue. Patrick later worked as the Chief Operating Officer and a Chief Financial Officer for a Philadelphia-based ambulance company that he successfully turned around. He has a proven track record of building strong accounting and finance departments and providing financial leadership for companies in a variety of industries. Patrick has led the effort on several large acquisitions and guided businesses through complicated debt and equity offerings.

Leigh Eckley

Senior Vice President,
Business Development

Leigh has more than 25 years of leadership experience in the healthcare industry specializing in acute, post-acute and outpatient sales, business development strategy, building highly-functioning sales teams and controlling P&L. Prior to joining RestorixHealth, Leigh was Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Kindred Healthcare, Inc., the largest diversified provider of post-acute care services in the U.S. Noted for her leadership in wellness programs, Leigh has served on several boards and was appointed to the board of directors at Livanta, LLC in 2014.

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