our team

Sapan Shah, MD, JD

As a physician and attorney, Sapan has a unique insight into legal issues facing physicians. He founded Flagship Healthcare to develop insurance and risk management solutions for fellow physicians. He provides expert, trustworthy representation and advocacy for his clients. In addition to key insurance and risk strategies, he leverages his expertise to consult on various issues for medical practices. His background includes a diverse experience of clinical medicine, medical research, corporate litigation and physician consulting.

Jason P. Shah, MD

Jason has a background in medicine, information technology, and business development. As a co-founder of Flagship Physicians, Jason focuses on using innovative strategies to help physicians optimize their practices. His research interests include healthcare policy and reform. He studied computer engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago and later completed his MD from the UIC College of Medicine.


Joshua Atlas, JD

Josh joined the Flagship team in 2010 and draws upon his training and experience as an attorney to perform in-depth policy and coverage analysis. He is keenly aware of policy and endorsement differences among the various insurance carriers to ensure our clients are protected from liability. Prior to Flagship, Josh was a staff attorney responsible for fund launch and compliance for Turn Key Hedge Funds. He studied law at the Chicago-Kent College of Law and mechanical engineering at Case Western Reserve University.


Rizwan Syed, JD

As an attorney with over 10 years of professional consulting experience, Rizwan helps physicians and administrative leaders make the best decisions to protect their medical practices. His legal background is a great resource for physicians as they navigate difference practice relationships and complex medico-legal issues. Rizwan studied economics and political science at Case Western Reserve University and completed his law degree at Ohio State University.

Mark Krogulski

Mark joined the Flagship team in 2012, bringing over 28 years of insurance expertise to be a true resource to our clients for malpractice insurance and employee benefit programs. He is the founder of The HFA Plan, a unique health insurance program for employers to manage employee benefit costs.

Prior to this, Mark was a senior consultant in the health and welfare practice at Towers, Perrin and Willis. He studied management at St. Mary’s University in Minnesota.

Sruhad Patel

Sruhad has been a member of the Flagship team since 2011. His responsibilities include new client proposals and customer service requests. His goals are excellent response times and 100% customer satisfaction. His expertise is coverage for cyber and billing errors and omissions liability. He studied finance at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Sruhad’s expertise is coverage for cyber and billing errors and omissions liability. He studied finance at the University of Illinois at Chicago.