Joseph Carchedi is a physician assistant practicing in Ambler, Pennsylvania. Joseph specializes in preventing and treating human illness and injury by providing a broad range of care under the supervision of a physician. A physician assistants work can include physical exams, ordering and interpreting tests, performing procedures and prescribing medication. Often times, they can assist in surgery but the scope of practice can vary according to jurisdiction or health care setting.
Education and Training
American University of Rome
Universita Degli Studi Di Roma Med School Rome Italy MD 1988
Penn State University BS 1978
American Board of Obesity Medicine- Bariatric Medicine
American Board of Nutrition- Clinical Nutrition
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Faculty Titles & Positions
- Local Public Speaking -
- Teaches at Arcadia University -
- University of Chicago
- Holy Redeemer
Professional Society Memberships
- American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, International Federation of Medical Students' Association, American College of Internal Medicine
Articles and Publications
What do you attribute your success to?
- Delving Into Integrated, Genetic and Interventional Medicine After 20 Years in the ER.
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