Medical Doctors

Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn, MD

"As a physician, I am embarrassed by my profession's lack of interest in healthier lifestyles. We need to change the way we approach chronic disease."

- Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn, MD

Career:

Physician (specializing in cardiology).
He was trained as a surgeon at the Cleveland Clinic and at St. George’s Hospital in London.
Completed a tour as an Army surgeon in Vietnam.
Headed the Cleveland Clinic Section of Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery.
Chaired the Cleveland Clinic Breast Cancer Task Force.
Served as President of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons.
Serves as the Director of the cardiovascular prevention and reversal program at The Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute.
He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology.

Education:

Yale University (BA)
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (MD)

Books:

Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease (2007)

Appearances:

Eating You Alive (2018)
Vegan 2017 (2017)
What the Health (2017)
Vegan 2016 (2016)
Hope for All: Unsere Nahrung - unsere Hoffnung (2015)
Forks Over Knives (2011)
To Your Health (2011)
Planeat (2010)
Chow Down (2010)
Processed People (2009)
A Delicate Balance: The Truth (2008)
Dying to Have Known (2006)

Reverse Heart Disease Study
Heart Disease

Reverse Heart Disease Study

Dr. Esselstyn of the famed Cleveland Clinic discusses how he set up his wildly successful 25-year study proving that a low-fat plantbased diet can arrest

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Forks Over Knives (2011)
Your Health

Forks Over Knives (Documentary)

Forks Over Knives examines the profound claim that most, if not all, of the chronic diseases that afflict us can be controlled or even reversed by

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What the Health (2017)
Your Health

What the Health (Documentary)

What the Health is the groundbreaking follow-up film from the creators of the award-winning documentary Cowspiracy. The film exposes the collusion and corruption in government

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Eating You Alive (2018)
Your Health

Eating You Alive (Documentary)

Half of all adults in the U.S. struggle with chronic health conditions including cancer, heart disease, stroke, diabetes, obesity, hypertension, Alzheimer’s, arthritis and erectile dysfunction.

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Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease
Your Health

Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease (Book)

Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease challenges conventional cardiology by posing a compelling, revolutionary idea-that we can, in fact, abolish the heart disease epidemic in this country

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Endothelial Cells & Nitric Oxide
Heart Disease

Endothelial Cells & Nitric Oxide

Forks Over Knives (2011) – This video clip describes how the Endothelial Cells which are the lining in the arterial walls produce the gas Nitric

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