Fellowship, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK
Residency, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK
Doctor of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK
Masters of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK
Bachelor of Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
Publications and Research:
Board Certified in Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
Awards & Associations:
American Medical Association
American College of Physicians / American Society of Internal Medicine
Infectious Disease Society of America
American Professional Wound Care Association - Fellow
Texas State Medical Association
Texas Infectious Disease Society
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society
Smith County Medical Society
International Board of Undersea Medicine
Dr. Lutz trained at the University of Oklahoma. He received his Bachelors degree in Sciences from the Norman Campus then attended the college of Public Health in Oklahoma City studying Healthcare Administration and Policy. He graduated from the College of Medicine in 1996 as the Robert M. Bird Society Scholar for Internal Medicine and was the first recipient of the Podalirian Award. Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine were at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. Dr. Lutz was asked to stay as Chief Medical Resident for the University Hospitals in 2000 and was recognized for outstanding teaching with a nomination for the Aesculapian Award. His Fellowship in Infectious Diseases was completed in 2002.
Dr. Lutz grew up in central Oklahoma and moved to Texas in 2002. He is a member of the General Medical Staff at East Texas Medical Center, Trinity Mother Frances Hospital, East Texas Specialty Hospital, Tyler Continue Care Hospital and Spine and Joint Hospitals in Tyler. He is a panel physician at the East Texas Medical Center Wound Healing Center in Tyler and the Good Shepherd Hospital Center for Advanced Wound Healing in Longview, Texas..Dr Lutz is BoardCertified in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine by the American Board of Preventative Medicine and he is a Fellow of the American Professional Wound Care Association.
Dr. Lutz has written on a variety of topics including Infection Control, Aspergillosis, Candidiasis, Histoplasmosis,Loxoscelism,Nocardiosis, Agroterrorism and Bioterrorism. He acts as Director of Infection Control for the Specialty Hospital at ETMC and works with them in antibiotic streamlining to decrease risks for drug resistant bacterial infections and to decrease pharmaceutical costs. He teaches in the East Texas medical community regarding infection control, wound care, hyperbarics, and the use of antibiotics in treatment of infectious diseases.