Dr. Elaina George Headshot
Report a problem with this profile
[email protected]

Dr. Elaina George    

Otolaryngologist, Expert on the Business of Healthcare, Medicine & Small Business Ownership

Dr. Elaina George is a Board Certified Otolaryngologist. She graduated from Princeton University with a degree in Biology. She received her Masters degree in Medical Microbiology from Long Island University, and received her medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. Dr. George completed her residency at Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital. Her training included general surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital, pediatric ENT at The NY-Presbyterian Hospital, and head and neck oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.

She has published in several scientific journals and presented her research at national meetings. As a solo practitioner in private practice who is also a small business owner, she has a unique perspective on the problems of health care delivery, the true costs of healthcare and viable solutions.

Dr. George's interest in the politics of healthcare and the reform effort has led her to become both a powerful voice for the practicing physician and an advocate for the patient. She is a member of the National Physicians Council on Healthcare Policy and is a contributor to a wide variety of websites, including BigGovernment.com, Newmediajournal.us and Amy Ridenour’s National Center Blog.

She has been a recurring guest discussing a wide range of medical topics from Your World with Neil Cavuto, Financial Survival Network With Kerry Lutz and Newsmax, to appearances on Frances & Friends to discuss the consequences of healthcare reform with a world wide audience of over 500 million people. She has also been a medical expert on a range of shows including The Bill Cunningham Show, Lions of Liberty, The Barry Farber Show, and The Kev Baker Show. Dr George hosts her own show, Medicine On Call, a weekly talk show that explores health issues and the politics of medicine on Americas Web Radio and Liberty Talk.fm Radio.

Dr. George is a recipient of the Patients Choice Award in 2008 and 2009. She was honored with membership in The Leading Physicians of the World and Who’s Who Top Doctors Honors Edition.

She is the author of Big Medicine: The Cost of Corporate Control and How Doctors And Patients Working Together Can Rebuild A Better System, a book which explores how the U.S. healthcare system has evolved that was published in 2015. It explains how patients and doctors can create a healthcare system that is based on the principles of price transparency with the power of the doctor patient relationship.

Speech Topics

Questions You Need to Ask Your Doctor

The triangulation of pitting doctors against insurance companies to usher in the single payer system

Corporate Strategies to Reduce Costs Through Wellness

Programs that can be implemented to improve employee productivity and reduce costs through stress reduction, prevention and wellness.

Vaccines and prevention: Myth vs. Reality

Are vaccines like the H1N1 vaccine or Gardasil safe?

Work Smarter Not Harder: How to Create a Successful Niche Medical Practice

How to create a lucrative private practice that gives you the time to care for your patients and time to have a life outside of Medicine.

Health and Wellness And The Relationship to Entrepreneurship

How to run a successful private practice by using a patient centered approach to incorporate nutrition, cellular testing and the use of high quality supplements.

Show more speech topics
The Fundamental Problems with Medical Education

Training of young physicians is centered on disease instead of wellness and prevention. This leads to a misplaced skepticism of natural remedies and negates the value of an integrative approach to medicine.

The unintended consequences of healthcare reform on the insurance industry. Will the Affordable Care Act mean the end of the health insurance industry as we know it?

The Good, Bad & Ugly of Our Medical System

The economic pressures that have led our healthcare system to the state it is in today where the doctor/patient relationship has been compromised and health care decisions are driven by insurance companies.

Prevent Don't Repair!

The Secrets to Healthy Living

The Poisons in Our Food: How They Contribute to Disease

What everyone needs to know about the food industry, the pharmaceutical industry so that he/she can protect him/herself from the explosion in diseases like cancer, obesity and autism that have become an epidemic.

Healthcare Reform: How it Might Hurt America

How health reform as currently proposed may lead to unintended consequences of less access to quality medical care, physician shortages and a two-tiered medical system that separates those who can pay vs. those who cannot.

Show less speech topics


Statement About The Executive Order On Price Transparency And Quality In Healthcare
President Trump’s executive order on price transparency is revolutionary and is the first important step to returning medicine to the patient and their doctor. With this order, the patient will be empowered to be come a healthcare consumer. The middlemen will be removed from the doctor’s office along with the inflated prices they encourage. – Patient’s will be free to use their health savings accounts (HSA) and Health reimbursement accounts (HRAs) for the services that they want including direct primary care practices (DPC) and health sharing ministries. – Surprise medical billing will be stopped so patient’s won’t be hit with unexpected bills after the service has been rendered. – Hospitals, doctors and any healthcare facility will have to list their prices online so you will know what it will cost before you have the service allowing the patient to shop for the lowest prices. Not only will the price of healthcare drop, but access will improve. Healthcare consolidation and monopolies will no longer be attractive, and doctors will be encouraged to become free standing independent physicians who will have the financial and health interests of their patients at the forefront. This is a big win for doctors and patients.
New Book By Dr. Elaina George Offers Doctors & Patients Solutions On How To Navigate Through The Corporate Controlled Healthcare System
"Big Medicine: The Cost Of Corporate Control And How Doctors And Patients Working Together Can Rebuild A Better System" (Alethos Press July 20, 2015) is a new book By Elaina George, M.D.

Related Speakers View all

More like Elaina