Dr. Plotkin is a licensed physician, surgeon and educator, with over 45 years of experience in areas of medical practice that are truly multi-dimensional and unlikely to by matched by other medical doctors.
He brings this wide range of experience and training to his practice and utilizes it to apply principles of medical basic sciences to the needs of individual patients, creating a truly effective and unique healing process.
American Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon; Teaching faculty at two leading U.S. medical schools for nearly three decades.
Certified in Homeopathics by examination of the Board of Homeopathic Examiners or Arizona; Lecturer in Complex Homeopathic Practice.
Fellowship training in Functional Medicine (assessing, preventing and treating complex chronic disease)
University of Wisconsin trained in Prolotherapy (injection treatment modality that strengthens weakened connective tissue and alleviates musculoskeletal pain)
Fellowship training in Bio-Identical Hormone testing and prescribing
Certified in Nutrition as part of a therapeutic lifestyle
New York University, University College, A.B., 1959
Post-Graduate Studies, Department of Anatomy, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University, 1960-61
The Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Health Sciences, M.D., 1964