Dr. Arend joined Main Line HealthCare in 2020 as Medical Director for Primary Care and Population Health. He works closely with the President of Main Line HealthCare to guide the services of primary care physicians across the Main Line HealthCare Physician Network. His areas of focus include clinical operations, clinical quality, patient safety, resource utilization, and transformation of care delivery. Dr. Arend is also a member of the teaching faculty of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Lankenau Medical Center. He practices internal medicine at Main Line HealthCare Internal Medicine at Lankenau Medical Center, where he cares for a socioeconomically and culturally diverse panel of patients residing in West Philadelphia and the surrounding areas.
Prior to his position at Main Line HealthCare, Dr. Arend served as Medical Director for Population Health for the Mount Sinai Health System and a clinician educator in the Internal Medicine Residency Program at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, where he held the rank of Associate Professor of Medicine. His scholarly contributions focused on chronic disease management, health care delivery innovation, quality improvement, and population health management.
Dr. Arend also co-founded the New York Local Action Network of the National Physicians Alliance, now Doctors for America, a multispecialty physician advocacy organization promoting high quality, affordable health care for all.
Dr. Arend received his undergraduate degree from the University of Puget Sound and his MD from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He completed his residency training in the Primary Care/Social Internal Medicine Residency Program at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Arend is also an alumnus of the Clinical Quality Fellowship Program sponsored by the Greater New York Hospital Association and the United Hospital Fund.
- Gender: Male
- Years of Experience: 14
- Language: English, Spanish
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- Medical Director, Primary Care Services - Main Line HealthCare physician network