Over the last 20 years, Dr Michael E. Rothman has dedicated his life to helping his patients understand the “how and why” of their health. He strives to provide the highest quality care utilizing natural, holistic, non-toxic methods. Dr. Rothman has an extensive background in Nutrition, Biochemistry, Physiology and Physics. He has used this background to study the works of metabolic typing and balancing pioneers Dr Francis Pottenger, Dr George Watson, Dr William Wolcott, Dr Harold Kristal, Dr Melvin Page, Dr Emanuel Rivici , Dr Thomas Riddick and Dr Guy Schenker.
Dr Rothman also has extensive training in Medical Acupuncture, Homotoxicology, Reikii, Chi Kung and Oriental Martial Arts. Consequently, he is a true blend of traditional and alternative medicine, integrating Eastern and Western methods. His health care philosophy encompasses the biochemical, biostructural, and bioenergetic components of health, vital to attaining optimal wellness.
Born and raised in New York, Dr Rothman received his Bachelor of Science in Physics from the State University of NY at Binghamton, and graduated with a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Miami, School of Medicine. He completed his Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at The Mountainside Hospital in Montclair, NJ, and received Certification and Licensure as follows:
• Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners, July 1987
• Licensed, State of New Jersey, July 1987
• Board Certified American Board of Internal Medicine, September 1989
• Board Certified American Board of Emergency Medicine, June 1998
• Fellow of American College of Emergency Physicians, June 1998
Dr. Rothman also has the following affiliations:
•Attending Physician at Ocean Medical Center