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Dr. Joseph J. Lamb

Joseph J. Lamb, M.D.


Medical Director, Division of Integrative and Functional Medicine
Associate Medical Director, Clinical Research
Certified Practitioner, Institute for Functional Medicine

Joseph J. Lamb, M.D. is a clinical consultant in Integrative and Functional Medicine.

Having completed his graduate education at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia and his Internal Medicine residency at Presbyterian University of Pennsylvania Medical Center in Philadelphia, he is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Holistic Medicine. Additionally, he completed one year of a Cardiology fellowship at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. In 2013, he achieved certification as an Institute for Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner.

He is the past Director of Intramural Clinical Research at the Functional Medicine Research Center for Metagenics, Inc. in Gig Harbor, Washington. Past Clinical experiences include nearly 17 years of private practice in Alexandria, Virginia. He is an adjunct faculty member of the Institute for Functional Medicine in Gig Harbor, Washington. He has lectured internationally in Continuing Medical Education (CME) settings (including the Institute for Functional Medicine and the Fellowship for Anti-aging, Regenerative, and Functional Medicine) and non-CME settings. He has edited several books, authored book chapters (including 3 on osteoporosis and one for the Textbook of Functional Medicine), and authored and co-authored academic papers and website presentations on a variety of Functional Medicine topics.

He is the president of the Commonwealth Consultants Foundation, a regionally recognized Middle Atlantic charity chartered, to provide unique educational and social experiences and opportunities for economically deserving children and young adults.

See Dr. Joseph J. Lamb Curriculum Vitae.


  • Speciality: Internal Medicine
  • Education: MD, FABIHM, MACP
  • Availability: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday