Patrick McDermott

Vice President of Vitruvian Medical
Houston, TX

Patrick McDermott founded Vitruvian Medical in February 2005.  On December 31, 2020 Vitruvian Medical was acquired by Health Carousel and added to the family of brands.  Vitruvian Medical is recognized as one of the leading Anesthesiology locum tenens firms in our industry.  Being specialty focused on Anesthesiologist and CRNA placements helped Patrick develop a huge pool of Anesthesia providers to accelerate his growth, and establish market share in this specialty.  Before the startup of Vitruvian Medical, Patrick managed an Anesthesia division for a nationally recognized physician and allied healthcare recruitment firm in Houston from 2000-2005.  Patrick achieved staggering growth in this Anesthesia specialty, and took the division to a nationally recognized presence.    

Originally from Denver, Colorado Patrick moved to Houston, Texas in 1992 to start his career in health care staffing.  Patrick’s entire career has been in the health care staffing industry.  Previous accomplishments include owning and operating a successful therapy staffing company for Physical, Occupational, and Speech Language Pathologists.  

Patrick holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Communication from the University of Colorado Boulder.  In his free time, he loves to travel with family and friends, and enjoys scuba diving, skiing, and the beach life.