Anita D. Spitz, MD  
Blending traditional treatments with alternatives for a healthier you.


Dr Spitz is board certified in medical acupuncture and family practice, and has been practicing medicine for over 35 years. She received her MD degree from Indiana University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in family practice at Phoenix Baptist Hospital in Phoenix, AZ, and received her acupuncture training at UCLA. Dr Spitz was part of a large group practice in Orlando for several years, and left because she wanted to practice medicine in a different way. She has been in solo practice at her present location and since March 2000.

Staff Positions and Memberships

  • Parrish Medical Center, Family Practice Department Chairperson, 2007, 2008
  • Parrish Medical Center, Pain management Committee, 2002 to current
  • Parrish Medical Center, Library Committee, 2006 - 2007
  • Parrish Medical Center, Member of Family Practice Department, 2000 - current
  • American Medical Association, 1984 to present
  • American Academy of Family Physicians, 1988 to present
  • American Academy of Medical Acupuncture, 1998 to present

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Spitz has full privileges at Parrish Medical Center, PMC, but chooses to use  hospitalists to admit and take care of her patients in the hospital. These are board certified medical doctors. This allows Dr. Spitz to keep on time in the office and the patients receive full attention of a hospital doctor when they need it most. Dr. Spitz appreciates a call from patients when they are admitted as then she will be able to visit and check on their progress. Just call the office anytime and leave the message that you have been admitted to PMC. If you go to the Emergency Department at PMC, please notify them that Dr. Spitz is your doctor. You will automatically be referred to her hospitalist team and she will be able to get copies of your records.

Dr Anita D. Spitz