Our unwavering focus on exceeding expectations has produced a long list of innovative and successful research and commercial projects. We have a rich history of work in disease management/chronic care coordination, registries, screening programs, data warehousing, population health, solutions for PCMH and ACO, clinical research program conception and grant writing, clinical study management, telemedicine, and medical data integration (HL7, DICOM and custom).
Whether you are a startup, small business, large corporation or healthcare organization, Estenda has the desire, capabilities, and experience to help you design, develop, and implement your next digital health project
Estenda is a registered small business in Pennsylvania and ISO 13485 certified.
Mr. Lewis has over 19 years of experience in information technology consulting. He and Mr. Kedziora founded Estenda Solutions, Inc. in 2003 with the desire to improve the cost-effectiveness of research technologies for diabetes.
Overseeing all aspects of Estenda, Mr. Lewis focuses on developing research innovations for diabetic retinopathy screening, conducting research that demonstrates that Estenda’s interventions have a meaningful impact on quality of life for patients, and managing client relationships. Mr. Lewis’s expertise and experience allow him to bridge the gap between the technical aspects of software development and the clinical nature of healthcare.
Mr. Lewis has lead Estenda through 11 years of profitable growth, while diversifying the client portfolio and developing a strong reputation for commitment and quality within Estenda’s market.
Mr. Kedziora, co-founder of Estenda Solutions, Inc., has over 20 years of computer software product design, development, consulting, and management experience. At Estenda, he manages the technical direction of multiple healthcare information technology projects, providing guidance and innovative insight into the creation of cost-effective solutions. Mr. Kedziora believes Estenda’s efforts make a difference in people’s lives, helping them live better and healthier.
Mr. Kedziora holds an MBA from West Chester University and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Duquesne University, where he received the Excellence in Computer Science Award. He has spoken at numerous technology conferences and co-authored several articles in technology and healthcare information technology.
In addition to Mr. Kedziora's experience at Estenda, his personal experience includes projects for top tier clients such as: Eli Lilly & Co, Merck, Hamilton Lane, TransUnion, Prophet 21, Scottsdale Institute, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and HealthAmerica.
Mr. Stainback has 13 years of experience in an analyst role for software development and process improvement projects. He began testing and writing documentation for Estenda, eventually expanding his role to management of software development and overseeing quality procedures. Mr. Stainback was directly responsible for Estenda achieving ISO 13485 certification.
In his role of Vice President of Quality Management, Mr. Stainback also focuses on communication between Estenda and its clients. He handles all customer support, providing strategies for solving issues quickly and accurately. Mr. Stainback is motivated by the fact that Estenda’s products and services not only improve the quality of life for patients, but make the workflow of the people who use them, more efficient.
Mr. Stainback holds a B.A. in Japanese from the University of Pittsburgh.
Dr. Stephanie Fonda joins Estenda’s team in addition to her role as Senior Scientist at the Diabetes Institute at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. She has 20 years of experience in research, with the past 11 spent focused on diabetes. Dr. Fonda has designed research projects to develop new technologies for assisting with diabetes self and care management, internet-based programs for facilitating patient-provider communication, patient education, and care management, and telehealth eye care programs screening for and promoting public awareness of diabetic retinopathy.
At Estenda Solutions, Dr. Fonda composes grant proposals and analyzes and examines data for research projects that help drive software solutions. Her expertise in grant writing allows Estenda to pursue grant funding for healthcare and medical software projects, and expand its service offerings, assisting professionals in crafting grant applications.
Dr. Fonda holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from Duke University. She is lead author on numerous articles published in the sociology and science fields.