Clinical Experience + Creative Expertise
Since 2008, our creative direction has focused on practical applications and measurable results.
Alex Thomas MD is a board-certified pediatric allergist/immunologist and a cartoonist and illustrator with more than 20 years experience.
Gary Ashwal MA is a health communication specialist and multimedia content producer.
Many of our projects use visual metaphors to help people understand complex medical information.
Story and Character
Original characters and engaging storytelling is our primary approach to health communication.
Alex’s medical training and clinical practice ground our visual work in the latest science and up-to-date medical knowledge.
Gary’s training in health communication prioritizes audience feedback on early concepts and storyboard sketches to ensure the end product has real impact.
We actively seek projects that incorporate formal evaluation for validity and effectiveness. For published research and other project results, please contact us.
Complex Health Information
We collaborate with medical experts and healthcare researchers to produce health communication content for many topics, including: