Dr. Nelli Gluzman, founder and head physician at Blossom Pediatrics, is passionately dedicated to helping you rescue your child’s health. She utilizes an integrative, functional, and holistic approach to medicine. This approach is one that focuses on the root cause of chronic illness in children, allowing for the complete reversal of symptoms and the elimination of long term conditions.
“Doctor Mom”, as her patients have fondly nicknamed her, is dedicated to helping each child find relief from their illness, allowing them to live happier, healthier, and more fulfilling lives. This is achieved through individualized treatment plans based entirely on what will work best for each particular child.
Working with the sickest children inside the hospitals of NY as well as running her own practice; Dr. Gluzman is trained and experienced in both conventional and holistic medicine. She is passionate about helping each child regain and sustain optimal health through a customized blending of functional and integrative medicine. Throughout this highly specialized process, the child’s transformative healing is predicated on the strong partnership formed between Dr. Gluzman and each family she treats. All the factors that influence health, wellness, and disease are taken into consideration; including the body, mind, spirit, community.
EDUCATION and BOARD CERTIFICATIONS
Dr. Gluzman has been a practicing pediatrician in NY for over a decade. She received her medical degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine; completed her pediatric residency at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, NJ, and is a board certified fellow of the American Osteopathic Board of Pediatrics.
Her clinical experience includes working in pediatric emergency and intensive care medicine; in-patient, and out-patient pediatric medicine; neonatal intensive care medicine; newborn and delivery room medicine; and conventional, holistic and integrative pediatric private practice. She is also the sole NYC pediatrician to be a certified practitioner of the GAPS (Gut And Psychology Syndrome) Protocol.
In addition to her pediatric practice, Dr. Gluzman serves as a Clinical Preceptor to NY medical facilities where she provides education, guidance and hands-on learning experiences for medical students and resident physicians. She’s also a medical consultant for Google Search, a guest speaker for NBC and Buzzfeed, and founded the Bright Illusion Thinking; where she composed evidence-based medical research content for fellow physicians.
On a more personal note, her daughter (who’s health she personally rescued and transformed) is the absolute shining star of her life!