Telemedicine isn’t just another way to connect patients with doctors. AristaMD has carved out a niche in connecting doctors with, well, other doctors.

The San Diego-based telehealth company’s software links primary care physicians and medical specialists through virtual consultations, communication that is intended to reduce healthcare costs by slimming down the number of referrals made to specialty care providers. Wait times associated with specialist referrals are notoriously lengthy, during which time a worsening condition can result in a trip to the emergency room or even hospitalization.

AristaMD, founded in 2013, aims to improve patient access to specialty care by providing primary… Read more »