Riyad Fares, M.D., M.B.A., is a practicing internist at Cascade Physicians. A native of Michigan, he completed his medical school and internal medicine training at Wayne State University and St. John Hospital in Detroit. He completed his MBA at the University of Washington in Seattle in 2011. After practicing hospital medicine for seven years, Dr. Fares transitioned to outpatient medicine and joined Cascade Physicians in 2013. In addition, he served as the medical director of Legacy Health Partners from 2014-2016, where he helped build relationships with local physicians as well as provides leadership in clinical integration and quality improvement. When not working in the clinical and administrative realms of medicine, Dr. Fares spends time with his three children and his wife, Krista.