Chief Executive Officer

Michael Doyle is Chief Executive Officer of Surgery Partners. He brings both clinical experience and extensive healthcare management background to the Company, having spent over 20-years leading various outpatient services. Prior to joining Surgery Partners in 2004, Mr. Doyle served as SVP of operations for HealthSouth. He has been with Surgery Partners since the beginning, growing the company organically and through acquisitions. Mr. Doyle is a hands-on leader with a...

Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Sparks serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Surgery Partners. She served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Symbion Healthcare from 2007 until acquired by Surgery Partners in 2014. She previously served as Corporate Controller from Symbion’s inception in 1999 and was named Vice President in December 2002. Prior to joining Symbion, she served as Assistant Controller for HealthWise of America, Inc., a managed care organization, and...

Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Jennifer Boyd Baldock has served as General Counsel of Surgery Partners since its acquisition of Symbion in November 2014.  She previously served as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Symbion.  Prior to joining Symbion, she served as Assistant General Counsel for both Ambulatory Services of America and Renal Care Group.  Prior to that, she practiced law with Waller Lansden Dortch and Davis in Nashville, Tennessee, concentrating in...

National Group President

Mr. Crysel serves as Group President of Surgery Partner's National Group, previously a part of Symbion Healthcare which was acquired by Surgery Partners in November 2014. Prior to joining Symbion, Mr. Crysel co-founded and served as President of Dover Resource Group, which included a networking consortium of 76 members, an executive placement division, a special projects group, an equipment leasing subsidiary, and Dover Insurance Group. Other healthcare management...

American Group President

Mr. Goodwin serves as President of Surgery Partner’s American Group and has held this role since September 2009 under the organization's previous owner, Symbion Healthcare. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer. Before joining Symbion as Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions, Mr. Goodwin served as President and Chief Executive Officer of American Pathology Resources, a single specialty physician practice management...

Atlantic Group President

Mr. Taparo serves as President of Surgery Partner’s Atlantic Group and has held this position since its original formation in 2006 by previous owner, Symbion Healthcare. He served as Regional Vice President for Symbion from 1999-2006, focusing on specialty markets. Prior to joining Symbion, Mr. Taparo was Chief Operating Officer of Columbia Physician Services, a subsidiary of Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corporation.

Group President and Ancillary Services

Chris joined Surgery Partners in 2014 and serves as Group President, Ancillary Services, a division made up of the company’s non-surgical business lines, including Physician Services and Practices, Diagnostic Laboratories, Anesthesia Services, Pharmacy, and Optical Products and Services. He focuses on setting strategic direction, driving growth both organically and through acquisition, building an organization dedicated to operational excellence and physician and other key...