Medical Director, Phoebe Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center, Albany, Georgia
Dr Thomas M. Bozzuto is Medical Director of the Phoebe Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center, Albany, Georgia. He graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1980, completed a rotating internship at Parkview Hospital in Philadelphia, and a residency in Emergency Medicine at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center in 1983. He became an Air Force Flight Surgeon and served for 4 years at Wright-Patterson USAF Medical Center as Associate Chair of Emergency Services. He also served as a Flight Medicine at Andrews AFB in Washington, DC. Dr. Bozzuto moved to Jacksonville in 1989 to develop and direct the Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine program at Baptist Health System. In 2005 he became Medical Director of the Phoebe Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center.
Dr Bozzuto is board certified in Emergency Medicine and sub-specialty certified in Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine by the American Board of Emergency Medicine, and is a Certified Wound Specialist. He is a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians and a Fellow of the College of Certified Wound Specialists. Dr Bozzuto is a founding fellow of the American College of Hyperbaric Medicine and is it’s immediate past- president. He is also past-president of the UHMS Gulf Coast Chapter, and served on the UHMS Board of Directors. He served as Florida Medicare Medical Advisor for Hyperbaric Medicine, and represented the American College of Hyperbaric Medicine in Washington DC during the Medicare Policy Hearings for new indications and reimbursement.
In addition to speaking nationally and internationally and teaching courses in hyperbaric medicine and wound care, Dr. Bozzuto has authored numerous articles in emergency medicine, hyperbaric medicine, and wound care. He is a contributing author to the Jain’s Textbook of Hyperbaric Medicine (2009) and to Sheffield & Fife’s Wound Care Practice (2007). He is a scuba diver, a private pilot and an FAA Aviation Medical Examiner.