Chad A. Glazer, MD currently serves as president of MD Angels in Chicago, IL. During his first year, he led investments in 3 companies totaling over $750,000. Dr. Glazer is a Johns Hopkins trained, dual board-certified Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon and Otolaryngologist- Head and Neck Surgeon. In addition to his role as the President/CEO of Glazer Facial Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery, he has been actively involved in early stage investing for several years. Dr. Glazer personally holds investments in 8 early stage companies and currently serves on the Board of Directors and/or as an advisor to several of these ventures.
Dr. Glazer brings tremendous experience to the field of life sciences investing. During his tenure as president of MD Angels, he has bolstered the group’s deal flow by building key relationships with various incubator/accelerators, venture funds and angel groups. He has also assembled a talented and diverse board of directors covering every aspect of early stage investing in the life sciences space. By streamlining the due diligence process, Dr. Glazer has ensured a smooth and rewarding process for presenting companies, allowing for efficient deal funding and detailed feedback. Dr. Glazer’s vision for MD Angels is to continue to be one of the premier angel investment groups in the life sciences space by continuing to add both monetary, but more importantly, intellectual support to deserving companies.
Dr. Glazer attended Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science degree. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the prestigious Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 2006. He continued at Johns Hopkins, where he completed his residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery with advanced training in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery from 2006-2012. Dr. Glazer has been actively practicing medicine outside of Chicago for the last 6 years.