Siegfried O Schmidt

Siegfried O Schmidt, MD, PhD

Professor

Department: MD- FAM MED AT HAMPTON OAKS
Business Phone: (352) 265-9475
Business Email: siggy@shands.ufl.edu

About Siegfried O Schmidt

Dr. Schmidt is Professor of Family Medicine and a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. He is faculty of the UF Pain Research and Interventional Center of Excellence. He is part of the Genomic Medicine Implementation: The Personalized Medicine Collaborative (IGNITE). He is a board certified in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine since 1992. He has additional certifications in “Controlled Substance Management” by the American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians and “Office-Based Treatment of Opioid Use Disorders” by the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry.

He has received numerous honors including induction into “The Best Doctors®” in America, “America’s Top Family Doctors®”, “Best Teacher Award”, and UF Health Shands Physician “Customer Service Award” winner. He is the founding director of the Chronic Pain Management Program at the UF Family Medicine Residency Program. He has been very active in medical student and resident education. He is mentor to several of our junior faculty, and has a heart for teaching.

He is a reviewer, editor, consulting and contributing medical staff for many medical journals. Dr. Schmidt has authored numerous books, instructional videos, book chapters, and journal articles. He has participated in many research grants and has delivered over three hundred international, national, regional, and statewide presentations. He is a physician evaluator for the Florida Cares & C.A.P. (Florida Comprehensive Assessment and Remediation Education Services Program & Competency Advancement Program). He was medical director of various Family Medicine clinics from 1992 until 2016. He continuous to be administratively active on various committees, as well as in his role as Program Director of the Chronic Pain Management Program at Main since 2013. He is also a volunteer physician for Alachua County’s We Care program and UF’s Equal Access Clinic, providing care for indigent populations.

Honors & Awards

Since 1998 selected by my peers for inclusion in the Best Doctors in America®
2017 · Best Doctors® Web site, www.bestdoctors.com
Honored Caregiver
2016 · UF Health System
UF Health Shands Physician Customer Service Award winner
2015 · UF Health Shands Hospital
Customer Service Key Award”
2015 · UF Health
"Customer Service is the Key" Award
2013 · Shands Healthcare
“Exemplary Teacher
2009 · College of Medicine, Office of Educational Affairs
“International Health Professional of the Year”
2005 · The Research and Advisory Board at the International Biographical Centre in Cambridge, England
Selected for “America's Top Family Doctors”
2002-2008 · The Consumers' Research Council of America
Outstanding Young Man of America for 1998
1998 · Outstanding Young Americans®
Appreciation Scroll
1989 · 59th Ordinance Brigade, U. S. Army Europe, and 7th Army LTC, FA, Commanding, John D. Spengler
Appreciation Scroll
1988 · Giessen U.S. Military Community, U.S. Brigadier General, William H. Roche

Board Certifications

  • Family Medicine
    American Board of Family Medicine

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Family Medicine
Areas of Interest
  • Alternative medicine – pain relief
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome/Systemic exertion intolerance disease
  • Chronic pain – resources
  • Coronary heart disease
  • Diabetes
  • Familial hypercholesterolemia
  • Family Medicine
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • High blood pressure – adults
  • Migraine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis – overview
  • Preventive health care
  • Thyroid diseases
  • Urine – bloody

Publications

2013 Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics

Grants

Sep 2018 ACTIVE
Sparking Advancements in Genomic Medicine?
NATL INST OF HLTH NHGRI · Project Manager
Sep 2014 – Feb 2019
Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic (PK-PD) Studies of Cardiovascular Drugs
US FOOD AND DRUG ADMN · Project Manager
Oct 2013 – Mar 2016
An integrative and Sustainable Approach to Pain Management in Primary Care
PFIZER INC · Project Manager
Jun 2013 – Sep 2018
Genomic Medicine Implementation: The Personalized Medicine Program
NATL INST OF HLTH NHGRI · Project Manager

Education

Residency – Family Medicine
1992 · University of Florida
Internship – Family Medicine
1990 · Alachua General Hospital
Internship – Surgery Medicine and Anesthesiology
1987 · University Hospital of Cologne
PhD – Medicine
1987 · University of Cologne
Medical Degree
1987 · University of Cologne

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 265-9475
Emails:
Addresses:
Mailing:
FAMILY MEDICINE AT HAMPTON OAKS
200 SW 62ND BLVD STE D
GAINESVILLE FL 326072067
Physical:
4197 NW 86TH TERRACE
4197 NW 86TH TER
GAINESVILLE FL 326069278