Mr. Petrick, a principal in Solara Surgical Partners, serves as the Chief Development and Acquisitions Officer. Robert is responsible for the sales efforts of the company which include surgery center acquisitions and denovo projects. He also oversees all clinical and operational developments for new surgery center and surgical hospital projects. In March 2004, Robert co-founded Cornerstone Healthcare Partners. He served as Cornerstone’s Chief Development Officer and was responsible for the marketing and sales efforts of the company, as well as providing oversight on all phases of construction, operational, and clinical development in the opening of each facility. Starting with ambulatory surgery center development and management, the company has grown into several other modalities including urgent care (First Med Urgent Care), diagnostic imaging facilities (Cornerstone Imaging Partners) and revenue management (Curologics). Robert worked for Surgis, Inc. from July 2002 to February 2004 as Vice President of Operational Development. He supervised all surgery centers being constructed or transitioned from a Surgis acquisition. Prior to Surgis, he worked for Surgery Centers of America for seven years before the acquisition of SCOA. His positions at SCOA included Director of Marketing, Vice President of Operations and Vice President of Development. Robert graduated from Oklahoma City University with a Masters in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance. He graduated from Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Management.