CrowdMed Blog

MD Spotlight: DrDeVilliers

This month’s MD Spotlight is CrowdMed Medial Detective and Moderator, DrDeVilliers. Originally from and currently residing in South Africa, DrDeVilliers brings an impressive determination and dedication to their CrowdMed cases. Inspired by their father, a Pediatrician, DrDeVilliers chose to study medicine over a choice of Electrical Engineering. Today, DrDeVilliers is a general practice physician with […]

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Medical Detective Spotlight: GymnastDan

GymnastDan is one of those medical detectives that you hope all of your patients have the opportunity to work with. GymnastDan upholds CrowdMed’s ultimate goal of putting the patient first and understands the importance of providing support to patients throughout the diagnostic process. A third-year medical student, GymnastDan is training to become a trauma surgeon. […]

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CrowdMed partners with Shire

I’m pleased to officially announce a partnership between CrowdMed and a leading global biotech focused on rare diseases and specialty conditions, Shire, who will soon be piloting access to our platform to its thousands of US employees and covered dependents. This marks the first time that a major self-insured employer has elected to offer CrowdMed […]

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CrowdMed partners with drchrono

We are delighted to announce a partnership and API integration with drchrono, an electronic medical records platform focusing on iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch, and web. By combining our technologies, we are making crowdsourced medical suggestions easily accessible to doctors and patients across the US. Thanks to our new API integration with drchrono, our technology is […]

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CrowdMed Patient ‘Hope’ featured on Reply All Podcast

It’s not everyday we get to listen to a CrowdMed patient success story, via podcast, moderated by a CrowdMed Medical Detective and Dr. Lisa Sanders, the real life Dr. House! We’re biased, of course, but we found the real life medical mystery and prognosis fascinating. Listen for yourself and let us know if you agree: https://soundcloud.com/replyall/42-blindspot […]

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Discussing Your Undiagnosed Illness: How Your Loved Ones Can be Loving, Helpful, and Supportive

Living with an undiagnosed disease is immensely difficult. It is an endless journey of hopelessness, confusion, questioning, abandonment, and destitution. It is physically, emotionally, and financially draining. In a living death that drags on for years, all you can do is watch your life spiral out of control. Your body is failing you, and your […]

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