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Richard Paluzzi

Richard Paluzzi, MD

Professor of Medicine

Department: Medicine: Division of General Internal Medicine

Practices: Drexel Internal Medicine

Specialties: Primary Care, General Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine


  • MD - New York University School of Medicine (1984)
  • BS - Seton Hall University, New Jersey (1980)

Awards & Honors

  • Named "Top Doctor" by Philadelphia Magazine (2018)

Richard Paluzzi, MD, is the medical director for the Drexel Executive Health and Wellness Program. He is board certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. His interests include primary care medicine, preventive medicine and medical education.

Clinical Services

Preventive medicine, Executive health and wellness, Internal medicine, Primary care physician


  • Internal Medicine - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (1985-87)


  • Internal Medicine - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (1984-85)

Richard Paluzzi, MD, has been with the College of Medicine since 1994; he is currently a professor of medicine, as well as the chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine. He served as the director of the Internal Medicine Residency program until 2018. Prior to joining our faculty, he was a member of the faculty at Jefferson in the Division of Internal Medicine from 1987 to 1994, where he held various administrative positions.

Contact Information

Practice Office

Drexel Internal Medicine
205 N. Broad Street
Suite 100
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215.587.8008
Fax: 215.587.6248