WhiteGlove Health Leadership
Gary Piefer, MD, MsMM, CPE, FAAFP
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Gary Piefer is a noted healthcare leader and innovator with a breadth of experience in highly effective medical management, physician leadership, medical practice transformation, team building and change leadership. Dr. Piefer currently serves as Chief Medical Officer for WhiteGlove Health and has previously served as Chief Medical Officer for Evolent Health and WellMed Medical Management. In addition, Dr. Piefer has held senior management positions with the Seton Family of Hospitals in Austin, Texas.
In his roles as Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Piefer has been responsible for transforming medical management and physician practice operations, as well as the design, development and implementation of a chronic care delivery model focused on integration and care coordination. He has also guided the development of complex case management and quality improvement programs for the management of chronic disease.
Dr. Piefer is a graduate of the University of Houston College of Pharmacy, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, and The University of Texas at Dallas School of Management. He is currently a Fellow with the American Academy of Family Physicians and American College of Physician Executives. He has served in several capacities at the local and state level for the Texas Academy of Family Physicians and speaks regularly to organizations regarding the critical competencies required to develop, lead and govern a successful physician enterprise entering the arena of value-based care.