MSUCOM Alum Inducted as State Society President
Apr 1, 2011 1:00 AMGregory A. Pecchia, D.O., a 1983 graduate of Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, has been inducted as President of the Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons of California. Dr. Pecchia completed his general medicine training at Phoenix General Hospital (now John C. Lincoln Hospital) and is certified in Family Medicine and Geriatric Medicine.
He is currently faculty and staff physician in Family Medicine and Geriatrics and with Eisenhower Medical Associates at the Eisenhower/Argyros Health Center in La Quinta, California. Dr. Pecchia is also an Associate Faculty Preceptor with the Family Medicine residency training program at Downey Regional Medical Center in Downey, California and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine with Western University of Health Sciences and the USC Keck School of Medicine.
Dr. Pecchia was co-founder and Past President/Vice President of Family Practice Physicians, Inc. and is the immediate-past Chair of the Department of Family Practice at St. Joseph Hospital, both in Orange, California.
The Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons of California (OPSC) is a 501(c)(6) non-profit association representing the more than 5,000 osteopathic physicians licensed to practice in California. It is the mission of the Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of California to advance the practice of osteopathic medicine as an independent, scientific and complete system of medicine for the restoration and preservation of good health, and to present programs of education and information that contribute to the effective, professional practice of osteopathic health care for the benefit of all members of the profession.