ABOUT PREVENTIVE MEDICINE
Preventive Medicine is broad branch of medicine that centralizes on the maintenance of the health of a certain population or group of individuals. Also known as Preventive Healthcare or Prophylaxis, Preventive Medicine as its name suggests practice disease prevention as compared to disease treatment.
This branch of medicine is established in order to avoid deaths caused by preventable diseases. These diseases are commonly acquired due to communicable diseases or diseases passed on from one individual to another due to insects. Other factors that may cause such diseases are environmental factors and lifestyle choices. It is a branch of medicine that deals more on aiding an individual or group of individuals to avoid contracting diseases or easily identifying any acquired diseases at an early stage.
Catherine Liebman, DO
Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Lower Bucks Hospital Family Practice (2015-present), Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (2011-2013)
Dr. Catherine Liebman graduated in the top of her class at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2010. She went on to complete a traditional rotating internship at Mercy Suburban Hospital in Norristown, PA, followed by a two-year residency in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She achieved board certification in this specialty in 2013. After practicing musculoskeletal medicine for a well-respected practice in Philadelphia, she decided to continue her studies in Family Practice. She anticipates board certification in Family Practice in September 2015. Her particular interests include women's health, sports medicine, musculoskeletal medicine, and nutrition.
Christopher Pederson, M.D., MPH
Preventive Medicine; ABPM
Occupational Medicine Sub-specialty
Certified Physician, Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication (SHAPE)
Certified Physician, Cenegenics Medical Institute
University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno/Las Vegas, Nevada (MD)
Family Medicine – City of Faith Medical & Research Center, Tulsa, OK
Preventive Medicine – Loma Linda Center for Health Promotion, Loma Linda, CA
Preventive Medicine – City of Faith Medical & Research Center, Tulsa, OK
Public Health – Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center, OKC/Tulsa, OK (MPH)
Christopher A. Pederson, MD, MPH, DABPM trained in Family Medicine, Public Health, and Preventive Medicine in Tulsa OK and Loma Linda California. He subsequently entered practice as an expert in health decision making and wellness care. Dr. Pederson has worked as Medical Director for numerous medical operations during his distinguished career including those seeking early intervention and decision making for the prevention of cardiovascular disease, endocrine abnormalities, and cancer formation. Areas of expertise include carotid intima medical thickness testing (cIMT), Electron Beam Computerized Tomography (EBCT) calcium scoring, hormone replacement therapy (HRT), natural/complementary healing options, and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)/Fibromyalgia/Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS). Previously Dr. Pederson was the Project Leader for the team that won the inaugural competition for having the best overall corporate medical department in America (CHAA).
Michael J. Feinberg, MD
Preventive Medicine, subset Aerospace Medicine, ABPM
American Association of Medical Review Officers
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York
Diagnostic Radiology-Monmouth Medical Center
Aerospace Medicine Residency-University of Texas Medical Branch
Master's of Science in Public Health- UCLA
Michael Feinberg, MD, MS trained in preventive medicine at the University of Texas in Galveston, Texas where he was trained in all aspects of aviation medicine and space medicine. In addition aspects of industrial medicine were covered including aspects of OSHA, environmental health and risk assessment, and toxicology. He has been an active duty flight surgeon for United Airlines and Delta Airlines and has been a medical officer for the FAA helping to create policy for the diverse medical conditions that affect airmen. He has, as part of his residency, worked as the Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX. He holds a Master's of Science degree in Public Health and is a current medical review officer, having received a separate board in drug screening. He has been a prior medical director of an occupational medical center in Santa Barbara and is comfortable conversing in Spanish and French.
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