About Dr. Katz
Paul Katz, DO, brings a vast skill set to Chesapeake Wellness Center in Cecilton and Elkton, Maryland, helping families in Cecil, Kent, and Queen Anne’s counties receive the medical care they need. In addition to his experience and knowledge as a primary care physician, Dr. Paul Katz specializes in addiction medicine, helping patients take back control of their lives through tailored recovery programs.
To offer this comprehensive care, Dr. Paul Katz holds board certifications in Primary Care Medicine, Addiction Medicine, Osteopathy and Anesthesia. He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Board of Addiction Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Anesthesiology.
Dr. Paul Katz began as a member of the military, and he was in active duty from 1962 until 1979, when he was honorably discharged as a Lieutenant Colonel. After obtaining his medical degree, Dr. Paul Katz completed his residency at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1993 and then worked as medical director and a primary care practitioner, as well as teaching faculty, at the same institution.
In 2000, Dr. Paul Katz established his practice in Cecilton to provide individualized care to each member of the family with a personable approach to medicine that emphasizes education and relationship-building. Chesapeake Wellness Center was established on that foundation and in January 2017, Dr. Paul Katz opened a second office in Elkton.
In addition to primary care and addiction medicine services, Dr. Paul Katz is a current Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administration Certified Medical Examiner, which enables him to offer DOT and CDL physicals.
Chesapeake Wellness Center accepts most major insurances such as all Medicare products, Aetna, United Health Care MCO, Medicaid Maryland, Medicaid Delaware, Blue Cross Blue Shield National, CareFirst Administrators, CareFirst BlueChoice, Priority Partners, ONE NET PPO, Maryland Physicians Care, Geisinger Health Plan, Coventry Health Care of Delaware, Blue Cross Federal, Priority Partners, Priority Health, Cigna, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware, CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Tri-Care. For more information, please contact our office.