Physician Leadership


Our founders share a vision of the future of healthcare and its utilization of telehealth services. Their dedication to excellence throughout each of their careers has culminated in the opportunity to improve the lives of patients across the country. The mission and vision of Blue Sky Telehealth is to provide necessary, quality care to patients regardless of their geographic location. Blue Sky Telehealth uses state of the art technology to deliver patient care immediately to fill those specialist needs.

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Christopher V. Fanale, M.D.

Telemedicine Medical Director

Christopher V. Fanale, M.D. is a board-certified neurologist specializing in stroke and cerebrovascular disease. Dr. Fanale is currently the Managing Medical Director of Blue Sky Neurology. He has also served on multiple state, regional and national workgroups focused on the advancement of stroke care using the platform of telemedicine. 

He graduated from the MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine, in Philadelphia, PA, in May 2000 and subsequently completed residency training in Preliminary Medicine and Neurology at Hahnemann. He completed a fellowship in Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease at the University of California at San Diego Medical Center and is a member of the American Academy of Neurology. He was instrumental in starting a telemedicine program to supply rapid, expert stroke care to patients in rural communities around the Rocky mountain region in 2006. 

Dr. Fanale joined Blue Sky Neurology in 2005. Since then, he has had a passion in delivering the most advanced stroke care to patients across the United States. He has a specific interest in optimizing stroke systems of care and the role that telemedicine can contribute to that initiative.