Laura Purdy, MD
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Welcome to AFD Health! We are a nationwide virtual care clinic founded by Dr. Laura Purdy, MD, MBA-also known as "America's Favorite Doctor". Our clinicians and staff are standing by ready to care for YOU! We raise the bar for what to expect in a healthcare encounter and you are our highest priority!
About our founder--Having been licensed in all 50 states plus DC and known as “America’s Favorite Doctor,” Dr. Laura Purdy, MD is a Family Medicine Physician who has been featured in nearly ever major news outlet, including TIME, Vogue, Forbes, Medium, Fox News, ABC, NBC, and NPR as one of the nation’s leading authority and thought leaders on the future of healthcare.
As a Veteran, she began 14 years of service as a US Army physician, caring for men and women from all over the country undergoing basic training, airborne school, ranger school, and soldiers on post. During that time, she delivered hundreds of babies and treated hundreds of soldiers on the ground.
Upon leaving the military, Dr. Purdy discovered her passion for ensuring equal access to quality healthcare for everyone in America. She immersed herself in the digital healthcare industry, has had tens of thousands of patients across the country, was the first full-time telemedicine physician and Medical Director for MDLIVE, the National Medical Director for hims and hers, the Chief Health Officer for wisp and the Chief Medical Officer for OpenLoop Health. As the CEO of AFD Health, Dr. Purdy is now leading the charge as the CEO of AFD Health and building the future of healthcare in America.
Here at AFD Health we are committed to a high standard of excellence everywhere you receive care--whether online, in our clinic, or with one of our hundreds of affiliates across the country.
Need care in person? Ask us if AFD Health is in your town! Learn more at DrLauraPurdy.com, or on Instagram @americasfavoritedoctor