Dr. Marsha Bluto received her medical doctorate from Penn State College of Medicine and subsequent specialty training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation from Stanford University Hospital. Her previous experience as a Registered Nurse, coupled with her Business Degree from the University of Technology, Sydney, Australia, provides a broad and unique perspective on health care.
Dr. Bluto has a thriving non-operative, orthopedic practice in the Bay Area. Her long-time emphasis on alternative holistic approaches to healing and wellness, coupled with a focus on patient advocacy, education and empowerment, has compelled her to become a pioneer in cannabis education.
In her role as Chief Medical Officer at Octavia Wellness, Dr. Bluto provides clinical oversight for product development, focusing on low and non-psychoactive products. In addition, Dr. Bluto oversees the “Ask Octavia” advanced care network program and is creating a robust content library of videos and training materials. Dr. Bluto frequently lectures at conferences and community events throughout the world.