Dr. Palazzari started Lafayette Pediatrics and Internal Medicine in 2011.
Originally from Minnesota, he received his undergraduate degree in Biology
from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN. He attended the University
of Minnesota Medical School where he earned his M.D. and was inducted
into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Society. In 2005, he completed
a combined residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University
of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Following residency, he worked as an
Academic Hospitalist at UNC for a year, before moving to Colorado. Here,
Dr. Palazzari worked at Broomfield Pediatrics and Internal Medicine, in
Broomfield, CO, transforming it from a pediatrics-only clinic to a full
Med/Peds clinic. He is board certified in both Pediatrics and Internal
Medicine. Dr. Palazzari has courtesy staff privileges at The Children’s
Hospital and admitting staff privileges at Avista Adventist Hospital and
Exempla Good Samaritan Hospital. He is a fellow of the American Academy
of Pediatrics (AAP) and a fellow of the American College of Physicians (ACP).
Dr. Palazzari lives in Lafayette with his wife Kari and their sons Finn
and Felix. His is an avid downhill skier and enjoys hiking, mountain biking,
camping and photography.