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.