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Tony Pinazza NMD

Staff Physician

Prevention and Wellness, Neurological Conditions, Sports Medicine, Digestive Conditions


About
Dr. Pinazza is a licensed naturopathic medical doctor and graduated from SCNM in 2018. He is in his 3rd year of General Medicine Residency at SCNM and is currently acting Chief Resident. Dr. Pinazza has a specialized interest in anatomy, acupuncture, physical medicine, and trauma rehabilitation. He has eight years of experience in teaching university-level anatomy and excels in utilizing his in-depth understanding of the human body in his practice daily. Dr. Pinazza currently has a private practice and runs student clinical rotations at the SCNM Medical Center. His general medicine shifts use a detailed, anatomy-based approach to treat patients, with a focus in traumatic injury recovery, pain management, and sports medicine. Dr. Pinazza has a deep-seated passion for education, creativity, and teamwork. He tries to use his classroom as a place to inspire his students, and patients, with his joy in practicing and teaching naturopathic medicine.

Area of Focus
Prevention and Wellness, Neurological Conditions, Sports medicine, Digestive conditions

Education
BS in Biochemistry, 2013, Southern Nazarene University

Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine, 2018, Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine

Publications
Gerstel J, Turner T, Ruiz G, Wise J, Stein A, Jones G, Morin T, Pinazza T, Sukhorukov E, Clark D, Steen T, Wright B, Langland J. Identification of botanical with potentials therapeutic use against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureas (MRSA) infections. Phytotherappy Research. 2018; 32(12):2577-2585.