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 that resulted in eight journal publications, 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, specializing in Whole Person Wellness at Collaborative Natural Health Partners in Manchester. “Treating a person as a Whole requires completely new approaches towards establishing 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, herbal medicine, lifestyle counseling, homeopathy, and acupuncture. Dr. Z treats a myriad of health states pertaining, but not limited to: pain management of chronic illness, healthy digestion and aging, weight and stress management, hormonal regulation and mental-emotional stability.
The goal in natural health care is to restore metabolic functions, remove obstacles to cure, and improve the quality of health for all. 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 creating memories with family and friends, cooking, hiking, biking, being an auntie, and exploring beautiful CT with her fiancé.