Christopher Colopinto DO
Specialty: Family Medicine
Dr. Christopher Colopinto is board certified in family practice since 1985 and is an associate professor of family medicine for the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) School of Osteopathic Medicine, where he enjoys teaching and has trained many medical students and residents for the past thirty years. Dr. Colopinto earned his doctoral degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1978. Born in South Philadelphia, he graduated from Bishop Neumann High School in 1970 and attended Drexel University and Temple University, where he received his bachelor's degree in science in 1974. He is affiliated with JeffCare and previously practiced in Voorhees Township until joining Advocare Berlin Medical Associates. He previously worked as director of clinical research and was the principle investigator for more than thirty trials for arthritis, diabetes, asthma, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia. "Dr. Chris" has also maintained a family practice in the city of Camden since 1979.
Dr. Colopinto is a musician who played lead trumpet in his high school orchestra and marching band. He also plays keyboards and the accordion and has performed professionally with his band for more than thirty years. He is married has three daughters. Dr. Chris enjoys playing music and swimming. He is a former skier and a certified SCUBA diver.