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Member of LCOB Advisory Council
Dr. Allen Weiss was appointed President and CEO of the NCH Healthcare System in September, 2006 where he was President for six plus years prior. NCH is affiliated with the Mayo Clinic and has been named three times by U. S. News and World Report as best in the region and top 10% in cardiac surgery.
He graduated from Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons and completed his training at New York Presbyterian Hospital and Hospital for Special Surgery of Cornell University and had a solo practice in Rheumatology, Internal Medicine, and Geriatrics for 23 years. He completed the EMBA program at Florida Gulf Coast University where he was subsequently named Distinguished Alumnus.
He was named one of the Top 100 outstanding Physician leaders of healthcare systems in 2012 and in 2013 he was named a “Man of Distinction,” and one of fifteen citizens who had the most influence on Naples during the past fifteen years.
Additionally, Dr. Weiss is Treasurer of the Florida Hospital Association and Vice Chairman of the Upper Midwest Voluntary Hospital Association of America. He is on the Boards of the Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Florida, Forum Club, Regional Advisory Council of the American Hospital Association, Wolford School for Certified Nurse Anesthesiology, Telford Board, and American Momentum Bank since inception.
His wife, Dr. Marla Weiss, is a writer and educator. They have two daughters who are physicians, one a biomedical illustrator/educator and the other an adolescent medicine physician/educator.
Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd, South
Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565
(239) 590-1000 or (800) 590-3428