John Kocka, M.D., Medical Supervisor
John Kocka, M.D., is the Medical Supervisor of Advanced Age Management. Dr. Kocka trained at the Cleveland Clinic where he completed his residency in Family Medicine with special training in Preventive and Sports Medicine. Prior to founding Premier Health Clinic as a family practice, sports medicine and wellness physician, he was the medical director at the Twinsburg Urgent Care and Twinsburg Health & Wellness Center. Dr. Kocka has previously served as the Medical Director of the NASA’s medical clinic and fitness center.
In addition to his board certification in Family Medicine, Dr. Kocka is board-certified in Age Management from the American Academy of Anti Aging, Age Management Medical Group and physician-certified by the Cenegenics Medical Institute. He is a member of the International Hormone Society, International Society for the Study of the Aging Male and the American College of Sports Medicine. He is also a Major in the Air Force reserve, serving as the Chief of Medicine with the 910th Medical Squadron.
Diverse Practice and Interests
Dr. Kocka offers unique knowledge and experience outside his physician experience. With his interest in combat sports, he has been a ringside doctor for the Ohio State Athletic Commission, including physician for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He has won multiple natural bodybuilding and martial arts competitions and is a former coach at Strong Style Mixed Martial Arts.
Dr. Kocka stopped competing but his passion and commitment to weight training, functional training, exercise, nutrition, and health remains, serving as an example to his patients. Dr. Kocka believes in practicing the medicine and lifestyle he preaches to his patients.