Ikram U. Khan, M.D.

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Ikram U. Khan, M.D. is President and fifty percent partner of QUALITY CARE CONSULTANTS, LLC. Founded in March of 1992, the company provides consultant services in Health Care strategy and policy development, for employers and other health care organizations.

Additionally the company assists clients in development and implementation of wellness and disease management programs.

The company also develops quality improvement initiatives and techniques and assists in development and implementation of programs for cost effective utilization of medical resources. Major emphasis is on clinical outcomes, data monitoring and analysis.


Licensed to practice Medicine in the following:
State of Nevada
State of Arizona
State of California
State of New York


June 2008-Nominated by U.S. President & confirmed by U.S. Senate to be a Member of The Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace (USIP), an independent nonpartisan institution, established and funded by Congress to prevent and resolve violent conflicts, promote post-conflict stability and development and increase peacebuilding capacity, tools and intellectual capital

April 2008-Achieved status of "Fellow of the American Institute for Healthcare Quality" by the American Board of Quality Assurance & Utilization Review Physicians, Inc

January 2008 To April 2008-Appointed by Governor Jim Gibbons to serve as "Special Advisor on Healthcare"

November 2007 To March 2008-Appointed and Commissioned by Nevada Governor Jim Gibbons,
Member of the Nevada Academy of Health for the State of Nevada

March 2007 Awarded the "Distinguished Service Medal" by the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

December 2006 To Nov 2007-Appointed by Nevada Governor Kenny Guinn as Member, Nevada Academy of Health Steering Committee

December 2006-Appointed a member of the transition team of Governor Jim Gibbons

October 2006-Member Board of Directors Three Square Foundation, a non-profit organization

August 2006-Named as one of the “MOVERS & SHAKERS” in Health Care by Las Vegas Life Magazine

April 2006 to 2007 -Member of the Board of Regents Ad Hoc Health & Sciences Center Committee, “Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents”

May 1999 to May 2006-Member of the Board of Regents for the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, an advisory board to the U.S. Secretary of Defense (Nominated by the President of the United States and confirmed by the U. S. Senate)

Past Member of the Governor’s Commission for Medical Education, Research & Training

Member of the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges

Member Board of Directors, Nevada Cancer Institute. The only federally approved Cancer Institute in Nevada

Graduate from the FBI Citizens Academy

Listed in Guide to America’s “TOP SURGEONS” by Consumers Research Council of America, 2004-2005 Edition

February 2006-Recipient Asian Chamber of Commerce, “Professional Person Of the Year” Award

February 2002-Governor's liaison to Nevada Physicians Medical Liability Reform Task Force

November 2000-Recipient “Most Influential Man in Southern Nevada” Award

September 2000-Appointed by Clark County Commission as a member of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police-Citizen Review Board

September 2000-Recipient Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce “Community Achievement Award”

January 2000-Received U.S. Presidential Recognition for “Steadfast devotion to the health and well being of patients” and helping to “promote the highest standards in Practice of medicine”

November 30, 1999-Declared “DR. IKRAM U. KHAN DAY” by Governor of the State of Nevada, Mayor of Las Vegas and the Board of Commissioners of Clark County

October 1999 to present-Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce Community Achievement Award Finalist

October 1999-Member Board of Trustees - Sunrise Hospital (700 Bed Hospital), Las Vegas, Nevada

November 1998-Appointed a member of the transition team of Governor Kenny Guinn for advise on Cabinet appointments and policy matters

November 1996-Profiled in Distinguished Men in Southern Nevada.

U.S. Presidential Recognition for Health Care Reform Efforts; President Bill Clinton, February 7, 1995

“IKRAM U. KHAN DAY” declared by the Governor of the State of Nevada and by the Mayor of Las Vegas, April 30, 1994

Recipient of “Special Congressional Recognition” for “Invaluable Community Service, 1994”. Congressional Record Citation “U.S. Senate – Honoring Dr. Ikram Khan”, April 25, 1994

Served on Health Care Cost Containment Committee of the Nevada State Legislature

Recipient of the “Distinguished Community Service Award” in 1994 from the Anti-Defamation League of B’nai B'rith

1993: Served on “Congressional Health Care Forum” at request of Congresswoman Barbara Vucaniovich to advise on health care delivery issues in the U.S., in particular the Medicare population

Appointed by Governor Richard Bryan to the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiner, a physician licensing and regulating body, in 1985 for 4 years

Reappointed in 1989 by Governor Robert Miller for an additional four years; term completed in 1993

July 1996 – February 1999: Appointed by Government of Pakistan to serve on Advisory Board of Overseas Pakistanis

Founding member PAKPAC

Director: Pakistani-American Physician Public Affairs Committee (PAK PAC), a national political Organization of Pakistani-American Physicians

PAK PAC President: 1994-1996

Past President: Islamic Society of Nevada

Past President and Past Secretary of the Association of Pakistani Physicians of North America (APPNA), a national professional body of Pakistani-American Physicians

Professional Services

2006 to Present Member, Medical Board of Advisors, MyMedicalRecords.com

February 2005 to Present-Physicians Advisor for Case Management Catholic Health Care West (St. Rose, Siena and St Martin campuses)

March 2004 to Present-Medical Consultant of Health Care Services MGM/Mirage, a Fortune 100 company

March 2004 to September 2006-Medical Consultant for Nevada Care Health Management Organization

November 2001 to Present-Medical Director for Employers Occupational Health a wholly owned Subsidiary of Employer's Insurance Company of Nevada. The largest Worker's Compensation Insurance Company of Nevada

December 2000 to Dec. 2006-Member “Physicians Advisory Council” Quality Improvement & Utilization Management Blue Cross Blue Shield of Colorado

January 2000-Medical Advisor to the Director of Consumer Health Assistance – Office of the Governor – State of Nevada

October 1997 to June 2000-Physician Advisor, Utilization Management and Case Management Mountain View Hospital, Las Vegas, Nevada

1995 to 1997-Medical Director: Mediversal Inc., a Managed Care Organization in Las Vegas, Nevada.

1995 to 1996-Medical Advisor / Director Prime Health / Med One Works

1993 to 1995-Medical Director: Quality Assurance at Transitional Hospital Corporation in Las Vegas, Nevada

1992 to 2006-Quality Care Director: Fremont Medical Centers of Las Vegas Primary Care Clinics providing ambulatory services in Henderson and Las Vegas with over 11,000 monthly patient visits

1992 to 1995-Medical Director: Exclusicare Inc. of Nevada: a Health Management Organization of Mutual of Omaha

February 1992 to Present-Physician Advisor – Utilization Management / Case Management and Performance Improvement – Sunrise Hospital, Mountain View Hospital & Southern Hills Hospital

January 1990 to December 1992-Elected by medical staff of over 800 physicians as Member-At-Large of the Medical Executive Committee at Sunrise Hospital, Las Vegas, Nevada

January 1989 to December 1990-Chairman of the Quality Care Committee at Sunrise Hospital, (a 700 bed Hospital) Las Vegas, Nevada.

January 1987 to December 1987-Appointed Chairman Department of Surgery, Lake Mead Hospital, North Las Vegas, Nevada

January 1986 to December 1986-Re-elected as Chairman of the Department of Surgery Desert springs Hospital, Las Vegas, Nevada

January 1985 to December 1988-Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Advisor Valley Hospital, Las Vegas, Nevada

January 1985 to December 1987-Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Advisor Lake Mead hospital, North Las Vegas, Nevada

January 1985 to December 1985-Elected to the post of chairman Department of Surgery Desert Springs Hospital, Las Vegas, Nevada

January 1984 to December 1987-Physicians Advisor for Utilization Review Valley Hospital, Las Vegas, Nevada

January 1980 to December 1982-Utilization Review Director Boulder City Hospital, Boulder City, Nevada

1979 to 1981-Medical Director: Director of Utilization Review, Boulder City Care Center, Boulder City, Nevada.

November 1978 to December 1982-Director of Surgery, Boulder City Hospital, Boulder City, Nevada

July 1978 to October 1978-Chief Medical Administrator, Director of In- Service Training, Chairman Department of Surgery, Chairman Utilization Review Committee, Hamilton Hospital, Monticello, New York


July 1979 to June 1992-Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada


November 2006-Fellow of the American Institute for Healthcare Quality

* Certified American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians

* Subspecialty certification (ABQAURP) Case Management, Managed Care, Risk

* Fellow American College of Utilization Review Physicians

* Past Fellow Royal Society of Medicine - England

* Past Fellow International College of Surgeons