BEIJING, Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Care Technologies Inc. (OTCBB: MDCE), a rapidly growing children's healthcare service provider, has named Dr. Mark J. Langweiler as Medical Director of its Integrated Health Program. The appointment marks the latest milestone in an ambitious plan to expand service capabilities into specialized healthcare areas in the Company's Chinese health and wellness centers.
In his new role, Dr. Langweiler will oversee integrated healthcare operations for the Company's Chinese subsidiary, Teddyberry™ and Company, ensuring consistency and excellence among all future Teddyberry™ locations. This will include oversight of education and training, clinical operations and quality initiatives.
"Dr. Langweiler has been instrumental in advising the Company thus far and we are excited for him to apply his invaluable clinical and leadership skills in this expanded role," said Ning Wu, President of Medical Care Technologies Inc. She added, "Dr. Langweiler's extraordinary level of expertise in integrated health medicine and steadfast commitment to delivering high quality healthcare, exemplifies our mission."
Dr. Langweiler is presently a Consultant in Integrative Medicine at the College of Medicine in London, United Kingdom. Since 2008, he has been a Senior Lecturer at the Welsh Institute of Chiropractic Medicine at the University of Glamorgan in Wales. From 2005 to 2008, Dr. Langweiler was a Chiropractic Physician at the Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation in New Jersey. He also served as Director at the Department of Integrative Medicine with the Atlantic Hematology-Oncology Group in New Jersey. Dr. Langweiler is Board Certified with the American College of Forensic Medicine, American College of Forensic Experts, American Academy of Pain Management and the British Chiropractic Association. He has also been keynote speaker for many health conventions and academic seminars, peer reviewed publications, in addition to writing numerous healthcare articles.
"Teddyberry™ and Company will provide preventative health and dental care, and educate our patients on key health and dental issues. Our lead-up to opening goals are being met and we now have assembled a gathering of top physicians from both the medical and dental fields to monitor and grow our kids health and wellness centers throughout China," stated Luis Kuo, Chief Operations Officer of Medical Care Technologies Inc.
About Medical Care Technologies Inc.
Medical Care Technologies Inc. is traded under the symbol MDCE on the OTCBB and is headquartered in Beijing, China. MDCE, through joint ventures or Chinese subsidiaries, develops a network of children's health facilities in the larger urban areas throughout China. Services are geared towards the advancing economic middle-class and upper class Chinese families. Specializing in the care of children between the ages of 3 to 16, MDCE's role is to enhance the overall well-being of the family and community and to expand its pediatric services to include preventative health and wellness education. MDCE, through its children's health facilities, will also distribute a diverse range of industry-leading pharmaceutical and nutraceutical product lines. MDCE's main mission is simple -- to become a healthcare service provider leader in children's health. Information on the Company can be found at www.sec.gov and the Company's website at www.medicaretechinc.com.
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