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Joseph D’Orazio, MD

Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine

Joseph D’Orazio
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Contact Information

Contact Information

About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Emergency Medicine
    • Acute overdose of pharmaceuticals and drugs of abuse
    • Emergent reversal of anticoagulation
  • Medical Toxicology
    • Medication safety
    • Emerging drugs of abuse
    • Pharmaceutical drug abuse
    • Environmental poisons
    • Occupational toxicology
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Toxicology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2009
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2007
  • MD, Drexel University College of Medicine, 2004
  • BA, Biology, La Salle University, Philadelphia, PA, 2000


  • Emergency Medicine
    • Sub-specialty of Medical Toxicology


  • American Academy of Emergency Medicine
  • American Academy of Clinical Toxicology
  • American College of Emergency Physicians
  • American College of Medical Toxicology

PubMed Publications

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Additional Publications

D'Orazio JL. Work-Related Ocular Injuries (Chapter 8), in Greenberg MI, Madsen JM ed. Occupational Emergency Medicine. Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 2011, pp 102-115

D'Orazio JL, Bassett R, Boroughf WJ. Hallucinogen Toxicity. Medscape Reference. Updated February 14, 2015.

D'Orazio JL. "Medical clearance of Psych Patient: Pearls and Pitfalls" emDocs. May 28, 2015.