Catherine Kuo, DDS – Senior Consultant

Catherine is an accomplished senior consultant who brings expert knowledge of managed health care systems gained on both the provider side and most recently as a managed care equity research analyst with Morgan Stanley. Catherine brings deep perspective on the evolution of health systems delivery and is able to provide strong guidance on the manufacturer impact of Federal and State policy initiatives. She contributes unique payor-side insight into the development of manufacturer managed markets strategy in an era of cost compression. Trained in both finance and dentistry, Catherine was the first graduate of the combined MBA/DDS program at Columbia University.

She subsequently completed a hospital-based general practice residency in dentistry with rotations in internal medicine, emergency medicine and anesthesia and is experienced in dentistry performed in the operating room environment. 


  • DDS  Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery
  • MBA  Columbia University
  • BA  University of California , Berkeley – Molecular & Cell Biology

Prior Affiliations

  • Morgan Stanley (managed care equity research)
  • Goldman Sachs (institutional sales)
  • Aetna (marketing)