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Professional Statement

  • Dr. Degenhardt is board certified in family medicine with further certification in medical acupuncture. His training and experience complements traditional medicine with tested and effective alternative means for an “out-of-the-box” thinking, encompassing diverse approaches to best understand the nature of illnesses and establish optimally effective treatment plans.
  • His international experience include tropical medicine in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Chinese medicine in Guangxi, China; and family medicine/natural healing at the Zuni Indian Reservation in New Mexico. He has also worked extensively with diverse cultural communities of New York City, including the Japanese and Chinese communities (Dr. Degenhardt is fluent in both Japanese and Mandarin), and the under-served Manhattan’s Lower East-side and Chinatown population.

Education & Training

  • Medical School - Tulane University
  • Beth Israel Medical Center, Residency in Family Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine

Awards and Publications

  • NYU School of Medicine, Clinical Instructor in Pediatrics and Internal Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
  • Medical Acupuncture, New York State certification

Language Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish