Dr. Sheldon Zitman MD
Family Practitioner20555 Prospect Road Cupertino CA, 95014
Dr. Sheldon Zitman is a family practitioner practicing in Cupertino, CA. Dr. Zitman specializes in comprehensive health care for people of all ages. In addition to diagnosing and treating illnesses, family practitioners also put focus on preventative care with routine checkups, tests and personalized coaching on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Dr. Zitman possesses immense general knowledge on maintaining health and today, family practitioners provide more care for the underserved and rural populations than any other medical specialty.
Education and Training
Temple Univ Sch of Med, Philadelphia Pa 1974
Temple University - Philadelphia 1974
Temple University School of Medicine 1974
St. Joseph's College 1970
Family MedicineAmerican Board of Family MedicineABFM
- Actinic Keratosis
- Hay Fever (allergic Rhinitis)
- Adjustment Disorder
- Vascular Disease
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