Lonny E. Horowitz, M.D. is regarded as an expert in the medical treatment of metabolic disease with special expertise in the medical management of Obesity. He has more than 26 years experience treating Obesity and its associated co-morbidities including Hypertension, Diabetes, Dyslipidemias, Arthralgia, Liver Metabolism. His surgical training has earned him a reputation for his expertise in the various aspects of shock, neurologic head trauma and general emergency medicine.
Dr. Horowitz graduated from the Autonomous University of Guadalajara Medical School located in Guadalajara, Mexico. He served a Rotating Sub-Internship at The Peninsula General Hospital Center - University of the State of New York Medical School at Stoney Brook and continued his residency training in General and Trauma Surgery at UMDNJ Rutgers Medical School at Camden, New Jersey and the NYU Medical Center at Booth Memorial Hospital Center, NYC, New York.
Dr. Horowitz served two terms as Chairman of the Medical Ethics and Grievance Committee of the Medical Association of Atlanta. He served two terms as Chairman of the Prison Heath Care Committee of the Medical Association of Georgia and currently serves as a case reviewer for the Georgia Composite State Board of Medical Examiners. Board Certified by the American Board of Bariatric Medicine, Dr. Horowitz has served as Secretary Treasurer of the boards’ sister organization the American Society of Bariatric Physicians, he has also served on the American Society of Bariatric Physicians Board of Trusties and chaired it's Ways and Means Committee.
Recognized as an expert in metabolic diseases, Dr. Horowitz has been treating these illnesses in private practice since1984. He has lectured extensively on these subjects at metropolitan Atlanta medical schools, Morehouse and Emory University. Dr. Horowitz serves as a medical consultant and lectures nationally on metabolic disorders including Obesity, Diabetes, Cholesterol, Liver and Alcohol Metabolism as well as Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. He has repeatedly qualified and testified as an expert medical witness regarding these subjects in judicial proceedings nationally.