Louis Kuritzky, MD, is a Family Physician affiliated with the University of Florida, Department of Community Health and Family Medicine as a Clinical Assistant Professor. Dr. Kuritzky 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 ASH, 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 numerous presentations, including local, national, and international meetings of professional societies. He is on the editorial boards of Internal Medicine Alert, International Journal of Impotence Research, and Primary Care Special Edition. 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 New England Journal of Medicine.