Doctor-Entrepreneur Mark McKenna Redefines the Business of Cosmetic Therapies through OVME

Dr. Mark McKenna is a medical doctor based in Georgia. He is licensed to practice in both Georgia and Florida. He is also a successful entrepreneur. He is currently the founder and CEO of OVME, a medical aesthetic company with a strong focus on elective healthcare. He established the company in 2017 and is based in Atlanta, Georgia.

Dr. Mark McKenna graduated from Tulane University in Louisiana in 1999. He launched McKenna Venture Investments, a real estate development outfit based in New Orleans. He also started working at his father’s practice. The firm acquired other startups and solidified its position as the leading life cycle real estate developer. He was involved in rebuilding New Orleans after the 2005 hurricane. He rehabilitated destroyed properties into low-income rental units.

Dr. Mark McKenna founded ShapeMed in 2007. The medical practice focuses on wellness and cosmetic therapies. This includes Botox injections, nutrition and weight management and procedures such as laser hair removal. He later sold the business to Life Time Fitness in 2015. He then went on to serve as the National Medical Director of the new firm. He is associated with Entrepreneurs Organization. He also serves on the board of the New Orleans Jazz Festival.

He has over ten years’ experience in medical aesthetics. He proactively sets goals and uses meditation to help him improve his focus. Reading helps him find the inspiration to be creative and productive. He also believes in keeping smarter company to succeed in business. He is excited with the downward trend of the smoking habit in the US. OVME uses technology to connect to patients through an innovative app.

The app enables patients to find freelance practitioners. Dr. Mark McKenna’s vision is to build a cosmetic therapy brand that provides unified solutions to the retail medical aesthetics industry. The startup has already raised over $4 million to cover the cost of the app and the opening of two offices in Georgia and Tennessee.

The OVME name is a twist on the phrase “of me.” It signifies the company’s focus on quality patient care. Dr. Mark McKenna has been featured on the Doctorpreneur show on CBS. The show examines the entrepreneurial efforts of medical professionals.

 

The Achievements Of Dr. Mark McKenna

Dr, Mark McKenna, MD, MBA is an accredited medical professional whose medical practice is licensed in two states namely Georgia and Florida. Dr. Mark is passionate about bringing change in the community through dedicated service to both the patients and the society. Dr. McKenna was born and raised in New Orleans and went to the Tulane University Medical School to achieve his ambitions of becoming a surgeon.

In as much as Dr. Mark McKenna is a competent doctor, he has not limited his capabilities to the field of medicine. Dr. Mark is equally passionate about entrepreneurship. After McKenna graduated from the school of medicine, he began practicing medicine with his dad. It was at this time that McKenna also launched his investment vehicle McKenna Venture Investments, a firm that offers housing solutions. Other enterprises that are the brainchild of Dr. Mark McKenna include Universal Mortgage Lending, and Uptown Title, Inc. Mark has managed to establish his businesses to the extent that they employ over 50 people and offer an array of services in the real estate sector.

Towards the end of the year 2005, Dr. Mark McKenna went through a bad experience that affected his businesses. Hurricane Katrina swept through his city, New Orleans and destroyed much of McKenna’s business interests. But the entrepreneur did not give up on his ambition of providing more solutions to his community. Dr. Mark took an active role in rebuilding the city of New Orleans through the construction of affordable housing to all those people who were affected by the hurricane.

In 2007, McKenna decided to move to Atlanta, GA to start another enterprise called ShapeMed. The company focuses on providing fitness and aesthetic solutions. After several years of providing excellent solutions to its clients, ShapeMed was acquired by Life Time Fitness Inc. McKenna is at the moment the CEO of OVME a company that provides medical solutions to individuals who want aesthetic procedures done to them.

Dr. McKenna is a committed family man. He is married to Gianine McKenna, and the couple has two beautiful girls. Dr. McKenna is also a member of several organization institutions including the Entrepreneurs Organization and the New Orleans Jazz Festival.