Ali Hassan, M.D., M.S., FACEP

President

Ali Hassan is Owner-Operator of 1st Choice Urgent Care in Dearborn Heights, Michigan. 1st Choice Urgent Care is an after-hours clinic staffed by Emergency Room Physicians.

Hassan earned his Medical Degree from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan and completed a residency program in Emergency Medicine at Detroit Receiving Hospital in 2004. He currently remains an active staff attending in the Emergency Department at Detroit Receiving Hospital. He is also the Chief of the Emergency Department at the DMC Surgery Hospital.

Hassan is actively engaged in ground rounds and residency teaching conferences. With a background in both Emergency and Urgent Care Medicine, Hassan has a keen understanding of the role of Urgent Care Medicine in Health Care today. He currently serves as a Vice President in the Urgent Care Association of Michigan and is a consultant for Xpress Technologies – an EMR company that focuses on both Emergency and Urgent Care Medicine.