Dr. James V. Buzzitta and Family
Dr. James V. Buzzitta completed his undergraduate work at the University of Michigan, graduating with honors, and is a graduate of Wayne State University School of Medicine. He completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Butterworth Hospital where he won numerous awards, including the Resident of the Year Award. In 1983, Dr. Buzzitta began building his private practice after he joined a local Internal Medicine group. Then in 1989, he developed Michigan Medical, P.C. (MMPC), a large physician-owned and governed medical corporation located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he served as managing shareholder, chief executive officer, chief medical officer, and chairman of the board. In 2007, Dr. Buzzitta retired from MMPC and shifted his focus to the Buzzitta family businesses.
Dr. Buzzitta frequently speaks on many health care topics including physician integration, health care reform and economics. He serves on several boards and committees including as a director for the Grand Valley University Foundation.