Rovicare: where technology and medicine meet.


Pankaj (PJ) Likhmania


PJ is one of the co-founders behind Rovicare. He is a passionate entrepreneurial leader, highly experienced in healthcare software technology. He has co-founded four startup companies and has over 18 years as a senior IT leader.


Pankaj Jain


Dr. Pankaj Jain MD, F.A.A.P, F.A.C.C, is a compassionate, humanitarian physician, visionary entrepreneur, a double-board-certified Pediatric Cardiologist, a Co-founder and Chief Medical Advisor of Rovicare.


Brent A. Cope

Chief Strategic officer

Brent A Cope, FACHE , is experienced in hospital administration, and has worked with some of the largest hospital chains in leadership positions, including that of CEO. He is community-focused and has served on numerous boards of organizations such as United Way.

Dr. Teresa Malcolm

Strategic Advisor

Teresa Dean Malcolm, MD, FACOG, MBA, CPE is a Certified Physician Executive and a Physician Development Coach who approaches every challenge with an open and willing spirit.

Dr. Perminder Sanghera

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Perminder Sanghera , MD, FACP is board certified in internal medicine and chief medical officer of Rovicare. Dr. Sanghera is also the founder and president of Desert Valley Medical Associates.

Dr. Bharat Bhushan

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Bharat Bhushan, a board-certified healthcare leader, is a Chief Physician Executive with three decades of global medical and developed business acumen.

Dr. Vikramjit Aulakh

Advisory board member

Dr. Aulakh’s entrepreneurial experience includes being a founding partner for NRI Family Health, an app-based healthcare service provider. He is also involved in Akos MD, another web-based healthcare portal.

Tina Patnode

Advisory board member

Ms. Patnode has 25 years of healthcare experience in nursing, sales and care transition. She is the director of case managers at Tenet’s Arrowhead Hospital and Arizona Heart Institute.

Dr. Ashish Sangal

Advisory board member

Dr. Sangal MD, is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in hematology, medical oncology and internal medicine. He is an advisory board member of Rovicare.


Dr. Somil Gupta



Aaron Cain

Legal Advisor

Mr. Cain is a seasoned venture lawyer and the chair of Fennemore Craig, P.C.’s emerging business and technologies group. 

Michael Effinger

Financial Advisor

Effinger brings more than twenty-five years of experience working with technology and venture capital-backed companies. He has secured over $100 million in venture capital funding in his career.