Founder and CEO,
Dr. Vikram Raya is the founder of Vitology Institute, a dynamic wellness center in Tysons Corner, Virginia, that is disrupting health care by reversing chronic disease with the use of advanced biomarkers, technology and personalized medicine.
He started his entrepreneurial career by forming a medical staffing company R&R Care in 2008 which was successfully sold. He was also previously with Capitol Cardiology Associates, a private practice group, and became their leading business development visionary. In 2012, he founded Dare Investments, real estate start-up investment firm, acquiring numerous single family and commercial assets across Georgia. In 2015, he co-founded and is the Principal of Viking Capital Investments, a multi-family investment company.
Dr. Raya is a practicing integrative cardiologist and functional medicine physician. As an international speaker and trained behavioral coach, he is a recognized leader in the fields of weight loss, metabolic syndrome, and preventive cardiology. He received a Bachelor’s degree from Emory University; medical degree from Medical College of Georgia, and cardiology fellowship at University of Wisconsin. Recent awards include Serving Heart Award from the Women Heart Foundation and the Entrepreneur Mindset award from Freedom Practice Coaching. He is an athlete and has competed in several Tough Mudder, Spartan Obstacle Course Races, and is training in Muay Thai kickboxing and is an avid traveler and adventurer.