June 20th – Daniel Chon, AccelSPINE & Charles D. Nasem, Forest Park Medical Center Southlake

On the June 20th edition of PlayMakers Talk Show, our guests were:

Daniel Chon – President & CEO, AccelSPINE

Charles D. Nasem – CEO, Forest Park Medical Center Southlake

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Daniel Chon, President & CEO, AccelSPINE

DChonDaniel Chon is president, CEO and co-founder of AccelSPINE, a national medical device company headquartered in Dallas. Daniel’s vision for AccelSPINE was to create a business that brings value to doctors, patients and society as a whole. The company designs, develops and manufactures spinal implants and instruments to “bless the hands of the surgeons” who utilize them.

Originally aspiring to become a neurosurgeon, Daniel has a deep respect for the profession and a passion for helping surgeons improve patient experiences and outcomes. He has more than a decade of experience in the medical and health care fields and is a dedicated entrepreneur who has served in a variety of leadership roles for start-up ventures in health care, technology and international business. He is particularly skilled in strategic solutions, corporate strategies and team building.


Phone: (800) 713-9489

accel-spine-logo-01Charles D. Nasem, CEO, Forest Park Medical Center Southlake

Nasem,_CharlesCharles Nasem serves as chief executive officer at Forest Park Medical Center Southlake, which is a full-service, acute-care hospital, focusing on high-quality surgical services that include state-of-the-art procedures, an innovative imaging center, and world-class surgical equipment. Prior to joining Forest Park, he served as President and CEO of Louisiana Medical Center and Heart Hospital.

Over the course of his 36-year career, Charles has held staff, clinical and administrative positions within several world-class systems operating physician clinics; acute, specialty, long-term acute care, and behavioral hospitals; nursing homes; and outpatient service sites.


Phone: (817) 865-4400

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