Michael Kurisu, DO, is a family medicine physician who provides comprehensive care for people of all ages, including children and adults. As a holistic medicine doctor, the cornerstone of his approach focuses on an internal capacity to heal. He considers the whole person — physical and emotional — in the quest for optimal health and wellness.
Dr. Kurisu’s specialty lies in osteopathic manual medicine. He uses a “hands on” approach to diagnose injury and illness and to encourage your body’s natural tendency for good health. He has received extensive training in alternative health fields as well as conventional medicine, allowing him to integrate all aspects of health as it pertains to each patient.
As a family medicine physician at an academic medical center, Dr. Kurisu oversees medical students and residents in the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health.
He completed a residency in family medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine and earned his medical degree from Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine.