| Dr. Bazzan is originally from Verona and graduated from medical school in Padua, Italy. He is residency, fellowship trained, and board certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine and Integrative and Holistic Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition. He holds licenses from Pennsylvania, California, New Jersey, West Virginia, Switzerland and Italy. He is the Director of the Functional & Wellness Sciences Institute, PC in Jeffersonville, Pennsylvania. He is an attending physician at the Jefferson Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine, with a faculty position as Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. He is an Associate Clinical Member at the Jefferson Kimmel Cancer Center. He has held other positions, including at the Emergency Department of Frankford Aria Health Hospital, as consulting internal medicine and geriatrics physician at the Philadelphia Geriatric Center (affiliated with Temple University), and at Friends Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Health System.
His previous faculty appointments included the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, the University of West Virginia School of Medicine, and Hampshire Memorial Hospital in West Virginia where he was chair of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee and treasurer of Medical Staff. Dr. Bazzan is the recipient of the 2013 Top Doctor in the Area Award, the Geriatrics Super Doctor 2014, “Tree of Life Award” and a Congratulation Citation from the Pennsylvania Senate given for outstanding service to the community. He is the coauthor of “The Great Life Makeover” a popular press Harper Collins book written to ameliorate the health of the public at the time of middle age. Among other areas, his training includes Cardiothoracic and Vascular surgery, Emergency Medicine, and time spent doing basic vascular research with emphasis on blood lipids.
His practice of meditation spurred an interest in Oriental Medicine and philosophy, which has led him over the years to an understanding of health and related issues broader than the conventional medical model. Areas such as Functional Medicine, Mind-Body medicine, Ayurvedic Medicine, the relationship between Spirituality and Biology, Physics and Medicine, Psychoneuroimmunology, Meditation, Clinical Biochemistry and Applied Nutrition, Detoxification, Bio Oxidative Medicine, Chelation and Intravenous Therapies, BioEquivalent Hormone Replacement, Integrative Cancer Care, Genetic Testing, and others have become a part of his life and practice are the basis for the creation of the Functional and Wellness Sciences Institute and his involvement with the Jefferson Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine.
Anthony J. Bazzan, MD
Integrative & Holistic
Functional & Wellness Sciences Institute
2505 Blvd of the Generals
Jeffersonville, PA 19403