Meet Diana Zitserman, ND LAc
Dr. Diana Zitserman completed her baccalaureate studies at Pennsylvania State University in biology and biochemistry. Her career began as a research scientist studying developmental biology and cancer pathways at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. After her 7-year career in research, Dr. Z decided to take her dedication to science and combine it with her passion in understanding human interaction, nature, and alternative healing. She furthered her medical studies in pursuit of a lifelong career in Naturopathy and Traditional Chinese Medicine at the University of Bridgeport culminating in a Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine and Masters in Acupuncture.
Dr. Zitserman is a Connecticut licensed Naturopathic physician and Acupuncturist, specializing in Whole Person Wellness at Thrive Center for Health. Treating a person as a Whole requires a completely new approach to understanding the underlying mechanisms that contribute to physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing. Identifying the patterns of disharmony and creating unique solutions per individual can bring significant improvement to one’s overall health.
Her practice in medicine addresses disease risk and prevention through the use of guided nutrition and supplementation, herbal medicine, lifestyle counseling, homeopathy, and acupuncture. Dr. Z treats a myriad of health issues, with the ultimate goal of supporting the body’s inherent healing mechanisms that create balance and restoration. With great enthusiasm and patient-centered care, Dr. Z extends her professional guidance and hands-on healing modalities to bring out the very best of health in you.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing with kiddos, cooking, arts&crafting, organizing, hiking, and exploring beautiful CT.