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david o gurek, md

David O’Gurek, MD


Assistant Professor, Family and Community Medicine

Telephone: 215-707-8961

Email: David.O'Gurek@tuhs.temple.edu



Department of Family and Community Medicine



Educational Background:


MD, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, 2008


Residency, Family Medicine, Lancaster General Health System, Lancaster, PA, 2011


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clinical and RESEARCH Interests:

  • Family and community medicine
  • Population, community and public health
  • Addiction medicine
  • Medical education

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board certification(s):


  • Family medicine

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  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians
  • Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
  • Family Medicine Education Consortium

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

26176506. Lin K, O'Gurek DT, Rich R, Savoy ML, How to Help Your Patients Choose Wisely. Fam Pract Manag 22:4(28-34)2015 Jul-Aug

22930118. O'Gurek DT, Pugno PA, Talley M, A sustainable family medicine academic workforce: a study of Pennsylvania residency faculty. Fam Med 44:8(545-9)2012 Sep

22218622. Coco AS, O'Gurek DT, Increased emergency department computed tomography use for common chest symptoms without clear patient benefits. J Am Board Fam Med 25:1(33-41)2012 Jan-Feb

19044315. Weida TJ, O'Gurek DT, Coding from the bottom up. Fam Pract Manag 15:9(22-5)2008 Nov-Dec