Top Doctors and Practitioners in Alternative Medicine
Alternative medicine and natural therapies are as popular and as wide-spread as conventional medicine. The Holistic practitioner may be a medical doctor but is just as likely to be a non-medical practitioner.
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The following is a very brief list of physicians and self-help experts who include alternative medicine and/or holistic health care in their practices.
- Gordon, James S., M.D.
Director of the Center for Mind-Body Medicine in Washington, D.C., and Chairman of the Program Advisory Council of the National Institutes of Health’s Office of Alternative Medicine.
- Haas, Elson M., M.D.
Haas Health Online (HHO) is an interactive health information community designed specifically to provide health and wellness information, tips and advice from Elson M. Haas, MD and his team of health and medical professionals.
- Micozzi, Marc, M.D., Ph.D.
Biography and Interview - Executive director of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia and former director of the National Museum of Health and Medicine, is emerging as a major figure in the field of alternative and complementary medicine.
- Moss, Ralph W., Ph.D.
The Moss Reports
Ralph W. Moss, Ph.D. writes detailed reports on a wide variety of cancer types and situations. Many people have found these reports to be an extremely helpful way of rapidly gaining knowledge in a difficult field.
- Rossman, Martin L., M.D.
Biography and Curriculum Vitae — Martin L. Rossman, MD is a physician widely known for his pioneering work with guided imagery in the healing arts.
- C. Norman Shealy, M.D., Ph.D.
Norman Shealy is one of the world’s leading experts in pain management. He was among the first physicians ever to specialize in the resolution of chronic pain. A pioneer in developing safe and effective treatments such as Biogenics, he founded, in 1971, the first comprehensive pain and stress management facility in the country, The Shealy Institute, respected world-wide for its innovative and successful rehabilitation approaches. (Contributed Article by Dr. Shealy: Illuminating Invisible Illnesses: Principles of Energy Medicine.)
- Siegel, Bernard S., M.D.
Founded Exceptional Cancer Patients (ECaP), an individual and group herapy based on “carefrontation.” He has written extensively about the mind-body connection in medicine.
- Weil, Andrew, M.D.
Dr. Andrew Weil is a leader in the integration of Western medicine and the exploding field of alternative medicine.
- Julian Whitaker, MD – Whitaker Wellness Institute
Julian Whitaker, MD, graduated from Dartmouth College and received his medical training at Emory University Medical School. He is a member of the American Medical Association. A popular speaker and lecturer, Dr. Whitaker is the author of 13 best-selling books, including Reversing Heart Disease and Reversing Diabetes, and the author of the widely-read monthly newsletter, Health & Healing.Since its inception, over 25,000 patients have flocked to the Whitaker Wellness Institute to participate in an intensive program of diet, exercise, nutritional and herbal supplementation, and lifestyle changes.
Self Help Experts & Noted Authors:
- Bradshaw, John
- Capacchione, Lucia
- Null, Gary