Dr. Eric Exelbert, MD is one of the leaders in the discipline of medical marijuana and pediatrics. More importantly, he specializes in the complex pediatric patient. Dr. Exelbert is board certified in Pediatric Critical Care and in General Pediatrics and is a Pediatric Intensivist at the Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital. He completed a combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University followed by his Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Colorado in Denver, CO. He has been practicing Pediatric Intensive Care Medicine since 2006.
In 2017, Dr. Exelbert formed ExAlt Med, a medical clinic with a desire to connect the complex pediatric and adult patient and the endocannabinoid system. More specifically, the ability to practice and combine endocannabinoid medicine inside and outside the hospital. He has become one of the key physicians and experts in the field of Pediatric Cannabis. Dr. Exelbert is also on faculty at Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida, and he has begun to lecture medical students on the Endocannabinoid System along with his other Pediatric lecture series.
In November of 2019, Dr. Exelbert became the Medical Director for Fluent Cannabis Care, one of the original Medical Marijuana Treatment Facilities in the State of Florida. Recently, Dr. Exelbert become an Editorial Board Member for the American Journal of Endocannabinoid Medicine and part of the 2020 Board of Directors for the American Academy of Cannabinoid Medicine. He is also a member of the American Medical Marijuana Physicians Associations and the Society of Cannabis Clinicians. In December of 2020, Dr. Exelbert obtained his medical license to practice in the State of Massachusetts.