About Dr. Weil

Andrew Weil, M.D., conceived and directed the development of the Weil Vitamin Advisor, the leading online resource for personalized vitamin and supplement recommendations and products.

Dr. Weil is a world-renowned pioneer and leader in the field of integrative medicine, a healing oriented approach to health care which encompasses body, mind, and spirit.

Combining a Harvard education and a lifetime of practicing natural and preventive medicine, Dr. Weil is the founder and director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine (AzCIM) at the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, in Tucson, where he is also a Clinical Professor of Medicine and Professor of Public Health and the Lovell-Jones Professor of Integrative Rheumatology. Dr. Weil received both his medical degree and his undergraduate AB degree in biology (botany) from Harvard University.

Dr. Weil is an internationally recognized expert for his views on leading a healthy lifestyle, his philosophy of healthy aging, and his critique of the future of medicine and health care. Approximately 10 million copies of Dr. Weil's books have been sold, including Spontaneous Healing, 8 Weeks to Optimum Health, Eating Well for Optimum Health, The Healthy Kitchen, Healthy Aging, Why Our Health Matters, Spontaneous Happiness, and True Food: Seasonal, Sustainable, Simple, Pure.

Online, he is the editorial director of DrWeil.com, the leading web resource for healthy living based on the philosophy of integrative medicine, as well as the websites  DrWeilonHealthyAging.com and SpontaneousHappiness.com. He can be found on Facebook, Twitter and Dr. Weil's Daily Health Tips.

He authors the popular "Self Healing" special publications, is a columnist for Prevention magazine and is a frequent guest on The Dr. Oz Show. in all of these forums, Dr. Weil provides valuable information and insight on how to incorporate conventional and complementary medicine practices in one's life to optimize the body's natural healing power.