Anesthesia & Pain Management Compliance Auditors

Emil Engels – MD, MBA, CPC

Dr. Emil Engels, MD, MBA, CPC received his medical degree from Yale University and his residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. He did an additional fellowship in cardiac anesthesia at Harvard Medical School and is currently a staff Anesthesiologist at Fairfax Hospital in Fairfax, Virginia.

In addition to his medical accomplishments, Dr. Engels has earned an MBA from the University of Tennessee. He also holds a Lean Six-Sigma Certification and is a Certified Professional Coder.

Dr. Engels serves as Corporate Compliance Officer for Fairfax Anesthesiology Associates, serves on the Mednax Corporate Coding and Compliance Committees, and on the Committee on Large Group Practices. He is a member of the ASA Board of Directors as an Alternate Director and is currently the President of the Virginia Society of Anesthesiologists (VSA). In addition, Dr. Engels participates on the Medicare Carrier Advisory Committee for Novitas.

Dr. Engels understands the struggles of a busy anesthesiologist, but also brings workable compliance solutions to every day operating room challenges. He is excited to work with practices to improve and implement compliance solutions.