W. Dean Azar
President and Chief Executive Officer
Providing years of expert accounting and consulting services for the healthcare field, Dean has worked with anesthesiologists and CRNAs in all aspects of practice management including planning for new facilities or services, hospital contracting, financial planning and budgeting, managed care contracting, billing and collection services, staff education, and all areas of compliance.
Dean graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. Dean is a member of the Medical Group Management Association and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
He is a member of the Capstone Council at The University of Alabama and is a member of The University of Alabama's President's Cabinet. He has also served on the YMCA Board and is a member of the First United Methodist Church where he has served on the Administrative Board, Finance Committee and as Chairman of the Staff Parish Relations Committee.