Leader in Medicine

Jeffrey L. Craig


The American Health Council is proud to elect Dr. Jeffrey L. Craig, Internist at NCH Healthcare System in Naples, Florida to their Board of Physicians, where he brings with him 2 years in his current role and 26 years within the healthcare industry. With renowned expertise in Internal Medicine, Early Detection, and Cardiovascular Disease, Dr. Craig is being recognized for his continuous contributions to American healthcare.

Prompted by a desire and passion to help others, Dr. Craig became involved in his current profession, attributing his success to his ability to provide his patients with a personalized treatment plan suited to their every need. Dr. Craig received his MD from the University of Louisville in May of 1991, and completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at The Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio in June of 1994. Dr. Craig obtained his Board Certifications from the American Board of Internal Medicine and the National Board of Medical Examiners.

His previous positions at The Christ Hospital include serving as the Assistant Director of the Department of Medicine from July of 1995 until May of 2011, and as a voluntary Faculty member for the Internal Medicine Residency Program from July 1995 until August 2015. He also served as Chief in the Division of Internal Medicine from May of 2011 through August of 2014, where he was responsible for overseeing numerous committees that focused on improved patient care (Performance Improvement Committee), Continuing Medical Education (CME), and peer review.

Dr. Craig has served as an Investigator and Sub-investigator with Sterling Research Group in Clinical trials for Hypertension, Hypercholesterolemia, and Antibiotic therapies from January of 2001 until March of 2008. He also acted as the Team Physician of the Cincinnati Bengals of The National Football League from July of 1995 until February of 2010.

In his current role at NCH Healthcare System, Dr. Craig partakes in day to day responsibilities, consisting of practicing Internal Medicine in a Concierge Practice. He is qualified to treat a wide variety of conditions and diseases in the adult population. His clinical practice and interest is focus on personalized and preventative primary care with a special interest in risk factor modification and Cardiovascular Disease. Dr. Craig holds a focus on lifestyle modification in order to improve quality of life, longevity, and overall health.

Professional awards and honors received include “Top 10 Doctor Award” by American Registry (2013), Cincinnati Magazine’s “Top Doctor” (2010, 2011, 2014, & 2015), and “Best Doctor in America” (2007-2008). Dr. Jeffrey L. Craig is also professionally associated with American College of Physicians, Florida Medical Association, and Collier County Medical Society.

Dr. Craig’s goals within the next 5 years include the continuation and growth of his current role within Internal Medicine and patient care. In his spare time, he enjoys playing golf and exercising.

NCH Physician Group

Internist at NCH Physician Group

  • The NCH Healthcare System is one of the most progressive in the country. More than just a couple of hospitals, the NCH Healthcare System is an alliance of more than 700 independent physicians and medical facilities in dozens of locations throughout Collier County and southwest Florida. Not only do they offer advanced comprehensive care, they embrace new, effective ideas in medical care and healing.
  • The NCH Regional Cancer Institute provides comprehensive, patient-centered care, and hope – hope for the patient, hope for family and friends, and hope for a future when cancer is controlled, if not cured.
  • The NCH Healthcare System is on the cusp of delivering the most innovative medical care for stroke victims – the “Brain Attack” program, patterned after their nationally recognized Code Save-A-Heart Program, capitalizing on extraordinary core competency of recognizing and quickly treating life-threatening conditions.

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