Meet Our Experts
Cleveland Clinic, ranked as one of the nation’s best hospitals overall (5th in the country) by U.S. News & World Report 2015-16, is proud to offer the advice and guidance of top professionals to help you on your journey to wellness. Our experts give you the straight truth, with a dose of inspiration, about a variety of wellness topics. From achieving a healthy weight to learning how to manage your stress or prevent disease, we’re here to help you live healthy and happy.
Cleveland Clinic Wellness Editorial Board
Our Editorial Board guides the Prescriptive Wellness Committee in their review of supplements and ensures the editorial and scientific integrity of all our content.
Michael F. Roizen, MD
Chief Wellness Officer
Roxanne B. Sukol, MD, MS, FACP
Medical Director, Cleveland Clinic Wellness Enterprise
Daniel Neides, MD, MBA
Medical Director and Chief Operating Officer
Cleveland Clinic Prescriptive Wellness Committee
The PWC experts evaluate products based on the latest research and share the pros and cons to help you make informed decisions.
Lyla Blake-Gumbs, MD
Research Coordinator, Center for Integrative Medicine
Marigel Constantiner, RPh, MSc, BCPS, CGP, CPh
Drug Information Pharmacist
Mark Elderbrock, MD
Family Medicine
Mladen Golubic, MD, PhD
Medical Director, Center for Disease Reversal
Amanda Lathia, MD
Center for Geriatric Medicine Associate Staff
Giavanna Russo-Alvarez, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Ambulatory Care
Daniel Sullivan, MD
Community Internal Medicine, Medical Director
Melissa Young, MD
Center for Integrative Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Wellness Experts
Our team of wellness experts offers their best advice for how to stay active, enjoy your meals, and increase the likelihood that you will live disease free.
Judi Bar
ERYT 500, Yoga Therapist
Indrany Datta-Barua, MD
Psychiatry Resident Tufts Medical Center
Michelle Drerup, PysD
Behavioral Sleep Medicine Specialist
Jane Pernotto Ehrman, M.Ed, CHES
Behavioral Health Specialist at the Cleveland Clinic Center for Lifestyle Medicine
Amy Gannon, M.Ed., RD, LD
Program Manager and Chief Coach of eCoaching
Marc Gillinov, MD
Cleveland Clinic Department Chair, Cardiovascular Medicine
Jennifer Hunter, LISW-S
Director of Wellness, Employer Services
Kristin Kirkpatrick, MS, RD, LD
Wellness Manager
Deb Lonzer, MD
Chair, Dept. of Community Pediatrics
Steven Nissen, MD
Cleveland Clinic Department Chair, Cardiovascular Medicine
Ellen S. Rome, MD, MPH
Head of Adolescent Medicine
Ryan Sidak
Fitness Specialist, Cleveland Clinic Employee Fitness Center
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