Dr. Mark Holterman, the Renowned Pediatrician

About Dr. Mark Holterman


Dr. Mark Holterman is an award-winning Paediatric surgeon who is the founder and CEO of Mariam Global Health. The doctor attended the Yale University where he pursued a Biology major and graduated in 1980. He further extended on pediatrician study at the University of Virginia where he attained his PhD and MD. Dr. Mark also advanced his studies in the University of Virginia Health Sciences where he completed a residency in General Surgery. Currently, the doctor has over 29 years experience which makes him one of the most qualified pediatricians in the medical field.


Dr. Mark Holterman’s Career


Dr. Mark Holterman is a highly qualified doctor who is board certified in his specialties by the American Board of Specialties. His main specialties are pediatric surgery and general surgery. A Pediatric Surgeon is a qualified medical doctor who has had additional years of advanced training in the medical school to deal with children. The general surgery specialty is where the doctor has additional training in specific areas of surgery. Again, Dr. Mark Holterman is not only a surgeon but has been a professor and a medical scientist as well.


Moreover, Dr. Mark Holterman is a retired professor from the University of Illinois College of Medicine-Peoria. Also, the doctor subscribes to several professional organizations such as American College of Surgeons, and American Academy of Pediatrics and others. Equally important the renowned doctor is a leader in the medical field and has previously served at the Advocate Christ Children’s Hospital as the surgeon in chief besides being affiliated with some hospitals. Further, Dr. Mark Holterman has received numerous awards including America’s Top Doctors, Patients’ Choice Award, among others (http://weeklyopinion.com/2017/10/the-brilliance-and-aptitude-of-dr-mark-holterman/).


Dr. Mark Holterman is passionate about his work, and this is why he established the famous fund drive ‘the Mariam Global Health Fund’. What’s more, the doctor’s passion for medicine has seen him work on research on cancer treatment, stem cell therapy, and obesity (Doximity). Additionally, Dr. Mark Holterman is a family man who has a wife Ai-Xuan with whom they married in 1988. The two have three sons namely; Nathan, Alex, and Isaac.