Dr. Thomas Bozzuto graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1980, and then completed a residency in Emergency Medicine at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center in 1983. While in his residency he participated in a course in diving medicine and served on the hyperbaric chamber team on Catalina Island. Following his residency, he was associate chairman of Emergency Services at Wright-Patterson USAF Medical Center from 1983-1986 and served as director of the base EMS System. While on active duty, he was appointed clinical assistant professor of emergency medicine at Wright State University, Ohio.
Dr. Bozzuto then moved to West Virginia where he served as chairman, emergency services at United Methodist Hospital Center in Clarksburg and was also president of the Harrison County EMS Authority from 1987-1989. He completed his clinical training in hyperbaric medicine in 1989. Dr. Bozzuto moved to Jacksonville, FL in 1989 to develop and direct the Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine program at Baptist Health System. Currently, he practices at Phoebe Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center, Albany, GA. His clinical interests are diabetic foot wounds, chronic wounds, diving medicine and clinical hyperbaric medicine.
Dr. Bozzuto is board-certified in Emergency Medicine, and the sub-specialty of Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine by the American Board of Emergency Medicine, and is a Certified Wound Specialist. He has served as president of the Gulf Coast Chapter-Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society and is the immediate past president of the American College of Hyperbaric Medicine. He is a consultant to the Diver’s Alert Network and former medical adviser for hyperbaric medicine to Florida Medicare. He was recently elected to the board of directors of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society.
Dr. Bozzuto is senior medical adviser to Diversified Therapy Corporation, a consultant for Johnson & Johnson Wound Care and a member of the faculty of International ATMO, the oldest provider of hyperbaric education in the U.S. In addition to speaking nationally and internationally and teaching courses in HBOT for wound healing including “The Role of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Emergency Medicine” (Jacksonville Medicine, March, 1999) and “Adjunctive Therapies for Wound Healing” (JAMA, 2000). He is a contributing author to Hyperbaric Medicine by Neubauer and Walker and the 4th edition of the Textbook of Hyperbaric Medicine (2009).
He is a fellow of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine, a Founding Fellow of the American College of Hyperbaric Medicine, and a fellow of the College of Certified Wound Specialists.
Dr. Bozutto’s clinical interests are diabetic foot wounds, chronic wounds, diving medicine, and clinical hyperbaric medicine. He currently practices at Phoebe Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center, Albany, GA.