Faculty

Louis Kuritzky, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor Emeritus, Department of Community Health & Family Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Louis Kuritzky, M.D., is a Family Physician affiliated with the University of Florida, Department of Community Health and Family Medicine as a Clinical Assistant Professor. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia, and completed his internship at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, Ohio. Prior to joining the faculty at the University of Florida in 1983, where he continues his academic affiliation, Dr. Kuritzky had been a member of the UCLA Family Medicine Clinical Faculty. His current professional society participation includes the American Society of Hypertension (ASH), the American Diabetes Association (ADA), and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Dr. Kuritzky has received certification as Specialist in Hypertension by the American Society of Hypertension, in addition to being Board Certified in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine. Dr. Kuritzky has spent the majority of his career as an educator, and given literally hundreds of presentations including local, national, and international meetings of professional societies. He is on the editorial board of Internal Medicine Aler and the International Journal of Impotence Research. He has also written numerous textbook chapters and contributed over 100 publications to the literature on diverse topics in journals including Comprehensive Therapy, Hospital Practice, Patient Care, JAMA, and the New England Journal of Medicine.