About 4U Health

Our Mission

4U Health helps people save time and money to feel their best selves. Our team is obsessed with leveling the playing field by offering access to medical services centered around the vision that wellness and laboratory testing ought to be more approachable, inclusive, and (yes) fun. Not just your average biosciences company, 4U Health is deeply rooted in technology that empowers individuals with on-demand at-home lab testing. Free yourself from the constraints of traditional in person medicine with 4uhealth.com. Check your health on your own terms.  

Leadership Team

Alfred Caminos

Alfred Caminos is a Co-Founder of 4U Health and serves on its board of directors. He earned an Economics Degree from Boston College and has an investment banking and private equity background with 20+ years of specialized experience in the medical industry, primarily as a consultant and chief operating officer of a nationally accredited medical laboratory. Always focused on patient care, he has helped medical organizations with business strategy, compliance, quality control, efficiency, re-capitalizations, strategic purchases & organic sales growth strategies.

He is an expert specialized in laboratory, radiology and physician clinic services along with medical billing, finance, and medical regulations. He has vast clinical medical knowledge and medical sales experience. He is well-informed with all aspects of building, managing, and accrediting reference laboratories for CAP, CLIA, NY State and all other necessary licenses.

Alfred believes “the best part of working in the healthcare field is collaborating with people who selflessly devote themselves to others.” He is a first generation American whose family immigrated from Argentina to pursue medicine. Alfred grew up in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania where he followed in his parents footsteps to spend the propensity of his professional carrier working in the medical industry. A lifelong fan of racket sports, he relocated his wife and family from his beloved Pittsburgh to South Carolina, so his four young boys could pursue tennis year-round.

Sean Waters

Sean is a Co-Founder of 4U Health and serves on its board of directors. He’s been a techie at heart since his parents bought him his first computer – a Commodore 64 for those of you old enough to remember. At the dawn of the internet age he served as his high school’s defacto IT department, including recruiting and training other student volunteers.

While earning a degree in Information Systems from Carnegie Mellon University he started an IT consulting company that grew to serve as the virtual IT department of 50+ companies, including a number of healthcare providers. While maintaining his love and competency for technology, his primary passion shifted to growing businesses, whether through technology, team building, or process improvement.

After serving as the virtual IT director of a full-service clinical laboratory for ten years, he jumped at the opportunity to serve as its full-time CTO, preparing the company for growth under new ownership. One year later he was promoted to CEO, assuming responsibility for the company during the challenging times of the COVID-19 pandemic. He brought structure to the company with significant investment in people, technology, and processes – growing revenue and head counts triple digits during his tenure.

Sean is a proud fourth generation Pittsburgher where he lives with his wife and four children. Outside of work he enjoys exposing his children to his life long passions – both American history and space exploration. He almost never misses watching a crewed SpaceX launch live.

Telemedicine Medical Officer

Dr. Maria A Shah is an experienced healthcare administrator with proven success in managing clinical operations. As the Chief Operating Officer for Akos MD, 4U Health’s consulting Virtual Primary Care Organization, Maria is a champion of using technology for evidence-based and cost-effective medical case management in the delivery of patient care. With a focus on quality and customer experience, Dr. Shah oversees the delivery of professional services provided by Akos to our clients. She has extensive background in the clinical interpretation of laboratory services and has focused much of her career on pharmaceutical research in patient-centered clinical trials in diabetes and obesity, as well as depression and anxiety.