Meet Dr. Zahaluk


 

A native of Canada, Dr. David Zahaluk trained in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada.  Dr. Zahaluk graduated from the University of Toronto Medical School in 1990.  He has been in primary care in the Dallas, Texas area since 1998.

Dr. Zahaluk has a new vision for how medicine is to be practiced in the 21st century.  One where the patient is both educated and empowered to reach peak health.  One where physician and patient collaborate and mutually agree on the optimal treatment plan. One where patients are treated humanistically, with 100% courtesy, dignity and respect. 
 
Dr. Zahaluk brings an air of passion and enthusiasm for outstanding patient care and adherence to current standards of evidenced based medicine.  He and his wife, Karen, have been married for 10 years and live in North Dallas.

Professional Information

 Medical School
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
 
PostGraduate Training
Sunnybrook Hospital, North York, Ontario, Canada
 
Board Certifications
American Board of Family Medicine
American Society of Bariatric Physicians
 
Professional Societies
Dallas County Medical Society
Texas Medical Association
American Medical Association
 
As a Family Physician, Dr. Zahaluk is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. The Board requires all physicians to undergo recertification testing every seven years. Dr. Zahaluk specializes in comprehensive medical care. This means that he not only treats a broad spectrum of diseases, he is also dedicated to health promotion, preventive medicine and wellness.
 
Dr. Zahaluk has a special interest in assessing and treating issues of obesity, metabolism and diabetes as well as in cardiovascular prevention and screening.  He believes in the old saying, "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure".  Dr. Zahaluk encourages every patient over the age of 40 to have a yearly physical where screening and prevention protocols can be implemented for optimum health.
 
Current hours are 8am to 6pm Monday - Friday.  Saturday hours are coming.

 

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