Tushar M. Ranchod, M.D. is the Founder, Chairman and Chief Medical Officer of BroadSpot Imaging Corporation as well as a partner and vitreoretinal surgeon at Bay Area Retina Associates. Under his leadership, BroadSpot invented a retinal imaging platform that combines portability, performance and scalability in order to leverage machine learning.
Tushar completed his undergraduate studies at Stanford University and medical school at the University of California, San Francisco followed by ophthalmology residency training at the University of Pennsylvania and fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery and Disease at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan. Over the last twenty years, Dr. Ranchod has developed medical devices with supporting patents and also worked for a variety of early-stage technology companies.
Dr. Ranchod is an Assistant Editor for RETINA, the leading scientific journal in the field of vitreoretinal surgery and disease. He is also the chair of the annual Business of Retina Meeting held by the American Society of Retina Specialists. Dr. Ranchod brings his expertise in clinical care as well as the business and logistics of medicine to his efforts to transform medicine using retinal machine learning biomarkers.