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David Istvan, MD

David Istvan, MD

  • President, Northeast Group

Dr. David Istvan is a proven leader and brings a wealth of knowledge and skill to the company as president of the TeamHealth Northeast Group, overseeing emergency medicine,hospital medicine, critical care medicine, and urgent carepractice areas. Dr. Istvan works closely with hospital clients to ensure healthy business relationships and also takes the lead for all aspects of the group’s business, including:

  • financial performance and revenue generation
  • provider relations and quality patient care
  • organizational development
  • growth

Before bringing years of leadership experience and skills to TeamHealth, Dr. Istvan began his medical career at Bayonne Medical Center in Bayonne, New Jersey, where he served as the chairman of emergency medicine from 1999-2007. Between 2007-2014, Dr. Istvan served as chairman of the department of emergency medicine for Englewood Hospital and Medical Center in Englewood, New Jersey. Dr. Istvan joined TeamHealth in 2014 as an emergency medicine regional medical director (RMD), where he offered leadership and support for 20 hospital emergency department teams in New Jersey and New York, including oversight of clinical operations, quality, patient satisfaction, productivity and physician leader coaching.

Dr. Istvan earned his Bachelor of Arts degree at Johns Hopkins University and his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at the University of Pittsburgh. He received his MBA in 2013 from the University of Tennessee.