Bethesda Hospital East

Our Featured Physician

Meet Eric J. Pesetsky, M.D. 
Featured Physician – January 2015


Eric J. Pesetsky, M.D. is a Board Certified Internal Medicine and Palliative Care physician and is a member of the Bethesda Health Physician Group. Dr. Pesetsky provides both inpatient and outpatient care for adults in his internal medicine practice, with a special interest in geriatric medicine. His clinical interests include: management of acute illnesses, chronic health concerns such as hypertension, high cholesterol and diabetes management, functional medicine, preventive medicine and physicals as well as general medical care and procedures.


Dr. Pesetsky received his medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida. He went on the complete his residency training at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona.


With an extensive background in geriatric and palliative care in South Florida and Louisiana, Dr. Pesetsky’s expertise will be a benefit to the aging population in western Palm Beach County. In addition, for the past three years he has participated with the University of Miami’s Functional Medicine program as a managed care and palliative care consultant.


As part of Bethesda Health's Lecture Series, Dr. Pesetsky will present the following free community lectures:

  • "Sex in the Senior" - Tuesday, January 20, 2:00 p.m. at the West Boynton Branch Library located at 9451 S. Jog Road, Boynton Beach, FL 33437. 
  • "Making Your Wishes Known: The Gift of Advanced Directives" - Thursday, March 5, 4:30 p.m. at Bethesda Hospital West. To register, call (561) 731-CARE (2273) or click here to register online.