AGA Talk

AGA Talk - Oct 2020

Thank you for attending my talk at the AGA Town Hall (in collaboration with DHPA).


Business consolidation is a reality in gastroenterology and all of healthcare. However, approaching private equity from a point of desperation is never good. Whatever path you choose, it’s important to do so on your terms and a position of strength.


The first step is always education. Below are resources that help you and your practice develop a better understanding of private equity in gastroenterology.

As I say through out my book, it’s time to scope forward!

Praveen Suthrum
President, NextServices
Author, Scope Forward and Private Equity in Gastroenterology

Consolidation in gastroenterology

This infographic will help you understand the state of consolidation in gastroenterology in one glance. Yes, it’s current until October 10th, 2020. 

Strategies to improve EBITDA

Whether you choose private equity or stay independent, it’s important to focus on EBITDA. Here’s a way to improve.


Private Equity in Gastroenterology: Navigating the Next Wave

This book influenced several gastroenterology leaders and led them to make more meaningful decisions.



Scope Forward: The Future of Gastroenterology Is Now in Your Hands

My latest book is an Amazon #1 New Release in multiple categories. Within the first month of its launch, it spurred new business models and career decisions. 


About the author:


Praveen Suthrum is the cofounder and president of NextServices. His writing has been featured in Forbes, Inc., The Economic Times, The Detroit News, STAT News, Huffington Post, Becker’s ASC, and The Healthcare Blog.


He has an engineering degree from Manipal Institute of Technology and an MBA from University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business. He also completed the Exponential Medicine program at Singularity University.

Books by Praveen Suthrum:

Private Equity in Gastroenterology: Navigating the Next Wave

#1 New Release on Amazon in Private Equity and Gastroenterology categories

Scope Forward: The Future of Gastroenterology in now in your hands

Based on research and interviews with industry leaders, Scope Forward paves the way for GI practitioners to lead the change, transform their practices and the industry.