December 18, 2013
Rheumatologist William E. Venanzi, M.D., joins Wright State Physicians on the campus of Wright State University
DAYTON—William E. Venanzi, M.D., FACP, a rheumatologist, joined Wright State Physicians and will begin seeing patients on Jan. 6 at the Wright State Physicians Health Center (725 University Blvd.) on the campus of Wright State University.
Venanzi, a retired colonel in the United States Air Force, was formerly the chief of the medical staff, 88th Medical Group, 88th Air Base Wing, Air Force Material Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. He also served as director of medical education at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Medical Center.
He led 16 Critical Care Air Transport Teams over four deployments to Operations Iraqi and Enduring Freedom. He was responsible for the evacuation of more than 475 critically wounded service members. He is the only U.S. Military rheumatologist to have earned the Air Medal, awarded for meritorious achievement while participating in aerial combat operations.
Wright State Physicians Inc. is comprised of more than 150 physicians affiliated with the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine. The group provides primary and specialty care in a wide range of specialized diagnostic and treatment services throughout the Dayton region.
Venanzi is accepting new patients. To make an appointment, call (937) 223-5350.
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