Taisei Suzuki, DO, MIPH was born and raised in Japan and came to the United States when he was 15 as an international high school student. He studied Biology at the University of Portland in Oregon and went on to receive his Master’s Degree in International Public Health at the University of Sydney in Australia. He then worked as a humanitarian aid worker for nearly eight years with non-governmental organizations and the United Nations, stationed in various developing countries including Liberia, Sudan and Zimbabwe. Following his passion to become an osteopathic physician, he attended A.T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and graduated in 2015. He completed his family medicine residency program with The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education’s National Family Medicine Residency Program in 2018, training at Federally Qualified Health Centers in both Washington, D.C. and Tucson, A.Z., during which he served as Chief Resident. He is board-certified with the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians.
Dr. Suzuki is a core faculty member for The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education’s National Family Medicine Residency Program in Washington, D.C. and an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona at Unity. He precepts the resident OMT clinic. He provides comprehensive osteopathic medical care to his patients at Parkside Health Center in Ward 7 as well as at the DC Department of Corrections.
Dr. Suzuki’s professional interests include osteopathic manipulative medicine, correctional medicine and international public health.