Our Team

Christopher Douglas, Ed. D – Chief Executive Officer

A recognized leader in healthcare management with experience in creating and managing solutions, Dr. Christopher Douglas, Ed.D joined Advanced Diagnostics Healthcare System in 2010 and was instrumental in the statewide growth and merger of our mobile radiology business from 2010 – 2015. Leveraging his expertise in strategic marketing, leadership development, and program advancement, Christopher Douglas, Ed.D then served as Chief Executive Officer of Advanced Surgeons and Physicians Network, Inc (ASPN), managing and growing this solutions-based company to serve more than fifty physicians and practitioners within out-patient clinical settings. Christopher Douglas, Ed.D is a faithful member of his church and enjoys mentoring Boys & Girls Club members and connecting individuals for networking opportunities.

Rubin Shah, Pharm D. - Chief Operating Officer

Rubin Shah joined Advanced Diagnostics Healthcare System in 2016, bringing with him 25 years of executive experience in patient care and clinical services. Mr. Shah’s passion for providing exceptional patient care services was developed throughout his career in a variety of healthcare settings. Mr. Shah has developed strong partnerships in the East Houston Community which the hospital serves. These relationships and understanding of the community’s needs has led to a direct positive impact in increased diagnostic services, ER volume, and surgical procedures at the hospital.

Girish Gidwani , MD - Medical Director

Dr. Girish Gidwani joined Advanced Diagnostics Healthcare System in 2014. A Board Certified radiologist who has a passion for combining outstanding patient care with cutting edge minimally invasive procedures, Dr. Gidwani has a specific interest in interventional oncology and venous disease. Prior to joining Advanced Diagnostics, Dr. Gidwani served as Chief of Radiology at Bay Area Regional Medical Center. While there, he led a diverse interdisciplinary team and developed extensive policies and procedures that resulted in new industry best practices. Outside of work, Dr. Gidwani enjoys giving back to the community through various medical charitable and academic organizations.

Kevin Smoot - Executive Director, Subacute Trauma Program

Kevin Smoot joins Advanced Diagnostics Healthcare System with over 30 years of management and sales and marketing experience. Mr. Smoot has extensive experience in business development and managing business units. Outside of work Mr. Smoot has worked on the advisory board for the Texas Southern School of Business, Big Brother and Big Sisters, Prisoners Entrepreneur Program (PEP) and volunteers at Provision School in Houston.