- Dr. Roizen: Anesthesiology & internal medicine
Mike Fredric Roizen, MD, is a past chair of a Food and Drug Administration advisory committee and a former editor for six medical journals with more than
165 peer-reviewed scientific papers,
100 textbook chapters,
4 medical books, and
has received 13 US and many foreign patents.
He has been a founder of seven companies,
five of which are still in existence or were sold to other companies.
Roizen, MD, has been praised for encouraging Americans to exercise and live healthier lives – and has been an outspoken critic of politicians who use health funds for other purposes…using it for unintended purposes.
Besides advocating for a healthier lifestyle today, Roizen has speculated that by 2023 one of the 14 areas of aging might have a breakthrough that will allow us to live until 160 with the same quality of life as at age 45.
Roizen has also been criticized for what has been called his wild exaggerations about the potential payoffs of exercise and healthy eating
Roizen, MD, chaired the United Way Fund Raising effort (it achieved record results, including over a 15% increase in donations to become one of the top 3 healthcare organizations in United Way Donations), and has served on the boards of five non-profit foundations.
Roizen serves on the Advisory Board of HealthCorps.
He served as President of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, and has won over 75 trophies in class A squash competition.
He has been in the Best Doctors in America and then America’s Top Doctors.
Appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show 18 times, the Today Show 17 times, 20/20 3 times, CBN, CNN, CBS, Good Morning America 26 times, The Montel Williams Show, and PBS (three fundraising specials that have been substantially successful at raising money for PBS).
He also chaired the United Way fundraising drive in which the Clinic was in the top three donors in health care organizations to the United Way.
He was featured in magazines including Fortune, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Good Housekeeping, Ladies’ Home Journal, Reader’s Digest, Men’s Health, and Prevention magazines. and biography.
He and Dr. Oz coauthor a daily newspaper column syndicated through over 65 newspapers.
Goal is to change the health of America and the world!
Books by Mike Fredric Roizen, MD
- YOU: The Owner’s Manual
- RealAge: Are You as Young as You Can Be?
- The RealAge Diet: Make Yourself Younger With What You Eat
- Cooking the RealAge Way
- The RealAge Makeover
- YOU: The Smart Patient