Dr. Thomas O’Brien
Since receiving his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences in 1995, Dr. O’Brien has devoted his life to not just treating his patients but educating them so they can improve their lifestyle through healthier choices. Dr. O’Brien is known for his ability to explain complex medical problems in simple terms so that every patient can understand and help control their well being. Additionally, Dr. O’Brien earned a Master’s Degree in Clinical Nutrition from the New York Institute of Technology.
Dr. O’Brien’s approach to medicine is an integrative one. Through the use of medication, hands on manipulation, and education, he is able to treat each patient as an individual and tailor a protocol that will best resolve any medical issue.
In 2019, Dr. O’Brien published his first book on the benefits of Medical Marijuana. As one of the first doctors in New York to be certified in the use of Medical Marijuana, he has seen firsthand what a powerful tool it can be to help so many people in need of relief.
More than just a medical practitioner, Dr. O’Brien is a public servant who has devoted much time and effort to enriching communities across New York City.
In order to help the greatest number of people, Dr. O’Brien has established Health Education Learning Program (HELP), a non-profit (401(c)(3)) organization. Through his non-profit, Dr. O’Brien produces his four time BETA award television show, Ask Dr. Tommy O. On this show, Dr. O’Brien deals with relevant medical issues in order to educate the masses. Dr. O’Brien has expanded his reach through the use of podcasts where he can answer the medical questions people are concerned about.