Parashar Patel - McDermott+Consulting


Parashar is an accomplished healthcare executive with a demonstrated history of leadership in the medical device industry and public sector. He brings more than 30 years of health policy and market access experience to clients.

Parashar develops efficient and effective plans to engage stakeholders, including healthcare policymakers and payers in the United States and abroad. His areas of expertise include payment and coverage policy, market access strategies, healthcare delivery systems, medical devices and clinical research.

Prior to joining McDermottPlus, Parashar served as senior vice president for government affairs and market access at ViewRay, where he led global efforts to drive adoption of MRIdian in cancer treatment. He previously led Boston Scientific’s global teams focused on the development and execution of market access, health economics and public policy strategies for key technologies.

Parashar also held a variety of roles at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the American Association of Health Plans, the Office of (then) Senate Majority Leader George J. Mitchell and the US Office of Management and Budget.


  • University of Connecticut, Master of Public Administration, Public Administration
  • University of Connecticut, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science