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Joseph D'Orazio, MD

Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine

Joseph D'Orazio
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Contact Information
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • 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

  • MD, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship, Medical Toxicology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


  • Emergency Medicine 
  • Medical Toxicology


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

PubMed 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.

Additional Publications