Wesley P. Kozinn, M.D., F.A.C.P. is a graduate of Brown University and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He was awarded the Hoffheimer prize for graduating first in his medical school class. He completed 3 years of internal medicine training at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City and a 2-year infectious disease fellowship at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine Hospitals, also in New York.
Dr. Kozinn is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, both in general medicine and the subspecialty of infectious diseases. He joined the Easton Hospital internal medicine residency teaching faculty in 1978, at which time he opened his private practice of infectious diseases.
In 1985, Dr. Kozinn was elected to fellowship in the American College of Physicians, an honor bestowed on board certified internists who have demonstrated their scholarship by publishing articles in the medical literature. The letters F.A.C.P. following his name indicate Fellow, American College of Physicians. In 1999, Dr. Kozinn was one of three physicians in Pennsylvania to receive the College’s Laureate Award for excellence in clinical medicine, teaching and service.
Currently, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Drexel University School of Medicine and Clinical Professor of Medicine at DeSales University. He is a member of the Infectious Disease Society of America and the American Medical Association.
In addition to providing care to patients with a variety of infection problems, Dr. Kozinn has special interests and expertise in Lyme disease and other tick-borne infectious diseases. He believes that the early recognition and expert treatment of the early phases of Lyme disease is essential to prevent long term complications of this complicated and controversial disease.
On a personal note, Dr. Kozinn is married with 3 married children and 7 grandsons. He enjoys photography and cycling.