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146 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine HEALTH AND WELLNESS Medlodge Nursing Home, for whom he serves as a medical director. Furthermore, he was chief of the family section at Mercy Hospital in Port Huron, Michigan. To attest to his resounding success, Dr. Cavataio was recognized as a Leading Resident by Dr. Peter Rodin, and he also earned the Drexel Welcome Award. Although his career has been suffused with highlights, he is especially proud of treating his patients with respect, empathy and sincerity, noting that he prides himself on being attentive to their needs and questions. Impressively, Dr. Cavataio is fluent in Italian and Spanish as well, which he often leverages to speak to patients and make them feel comfortable in his office. He attributes his success to his family support and his own health and peace of mind, as well as his innate understanding of and commitment to his job. Looking toward the future, he intends to experience the continued growth and success of his medical career. A native of Italy, Dr. Pietro Peter Cavataio enjoyed the sciences as a young child and sought to pursue chemistry and biology as a potential career path. Coupled with his passion for helping others, he immigrated to the United States and attended the Ross University School of Medicine, where he received an MD in 1990. Subsequently, he completed a residency in family medicine at Bon Secours Hospital in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, in 1996, and has been board certified in family medicine. Likewise, Dr. Cavataio holds a medical license in the State of Michigan and is an elected fellow of the American Academy of Family Medicine. Specializing his practice in family medicine, geriatrics and addiction medicine, Dr. Cavataio is affiliated with the Physician HealthCare Network, PC, with whom he has served for more than 25 years and treats patients throughout the St. Clair and Macomb Counties. Alongside this endeavor, he has been associated with numerous regional hospitals, such as the Ascension River District Hospital, the Lake Huron Medical Center, the McLaren Port Huron Hospital, and the St. Clair PIETRO PETER CAVATAIO, MD, FAAFP FAMILY PHYSICIAN Physician HealthCare Network, PC Marysville, MI