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Jane Lindell Hughes, M.D.,
FACS
Founder, Co-director, AmericanDoctors4Truth
(210) 614-5566
@janehughesmd

Jane Lindell Hughes, M.D., FACS, is a board certified ophthalmologist and ophthalmic surgeon, and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She graduated from The University of Iowa with a BA degree, and received her medical degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio where she was elected into AOA, the national medical honor society. Besides her private practice she is a Clinical Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, UTHSCSA. She served as Chief of the Ophthalmology Service for the Baptist Hospital System.

Dr. Hughes is co-founder and president of the Texas Chapter of Docs4PatientCare and serves as a physician consultant for Physician's Council for Responsible Reform. She has served as President of the San Antonio Society of Ophthalmology and Communications Director for the Bexar County Medical Society. She has been listed in The Best Doctors in Ameica, America's Top Ophthalmologists, San Antonio Top Doctors, and Texas Top Doctors. She founded "United With Solutions for American Healthcare", an informational website devoted to health care reform issues. She is married to dermatologist, Dr. Philip Hughes. They have three children. Their oldest daughter is a dermatologist in practice with her father.Their son is an orthopedic spine surgeon in New York City. Their youngest daughter is an undergraduate student majoring in art history.



Kris Story Held, M.D.,
Founder, Co-director, AmericanDoctors4Truth
(210) 410-1604
@KKSheld

Kristin Story Held, M.D., is a board certified ophthalmologist and ophthalmic surgeon. She received a BA from the University of Texas in Austin with high honors and election into Phi Beta Kappa. She received her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio and was elected into AOA, the national medical honor society. There she completed an internship in internal medicine, and a residency in ophthalmology. She joined the faculty and remained at the medical school for five years teaching residents and medical students. Subsequently she entered private practice in ophthalmology and ophthalmic surgery in San Antonio, Texas. She maintains an academic affiliation as a Clinical Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Held is a diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology. She is co-founder and secretary-treasurer of the Texas Chapter of Docs4PatientCare. She is a physician consultant for Physicians Council for Responsible Reform in Washington, D.C. In addition to her many professional society affiliations, she served as chief of the ophthalmology service for North Central Baptist Hospital. She has been recognized in Best Doctors in America, America's Top Ophthalmologists, Texas Super Doctors, and San Antonio's Top Doctors. She is married to John David Held, and they have four daughters, one of whom is in medical school, one who is a pre-medicine major, one business major, and her youngest daughter is in high school.



Ori Hampel, M.D.,
Founder, Co-director, AmericanDoctors4Truth

Ori Hampel, MD, is a Diplomate of the American Board of Urology. He earned his BA from Case Western Reserve University, where he was elected into Phi Beta Kappa as he completed a triple major in biochemistry, English, and chemistry. He then received his MD degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and moved to Houston, Texas, for post graduate training in general surgery and urology. Since completing his urology residency at Baylor College of Medicine in 1998, Dr. Hampel has been practicing adult and pediatric urology and urologic surgery in the Greater Houston Area. He was named one of “Houston’s Top Docs” by H-Texas Magazine. Dr. Hampel has served the Harris County Medical Society on the Board of Socioeconomics and on the Managed Care Committee. He also served as a Delegate to the Texas Medical Association House of Delegates.

Dr. Hampel is well known to the Greater Houston Area as an expert on healthcare reform. He has been a frequent guest speaker on talk radio in Texas and other states. He has been a very active educator of the public on the dangers and costs posed to patients by PPACA (“ObamaCare”) as well as by other existing Government regulations and agencies. Dr. Hampel is co-founder and vice-president of the Texas Chapter of Docs4PatientCare.

Dr. Hampel and his wife, Daniella, have been blessed by four exceptional children. He enjoys skiing and playing soccer. He is also an avid chess player and has achieved the ranking of “Candidate Master” by the U.S. Chess Federation.