David Perlmutter, MD

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David Perlmutter

“Dr. Perlmutter is an absolute leader in the use of alternative and conventional approaches in the treatment of neurologic disorders. I have referred him patients with wonderful results. He is on the cutting edge and can help change the way we practice medicine.”
—Dr. Oz


David Perlmutter, MD, a board-certified neurologist, is the president of the Perlmutter Health Center in Naples, Florida as well as the co-founder and president of the Perlmutter Brain Foundation. His latest book, Grain Brain, is a #1 New York Times Bestseller.

Dr. Perlmutter is a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition. Dr. Perlmutter is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Humanitarian of the Year Award from the American College of Nutrition and the Linus Pauling Award. He serves on the Medical Advisory Board of The Dr. Oz Show, writes a blog at VanguardNeurologist.com, and is a contributor to The Huffington Post. Dr. Perlmutter is also the author of The Better Brain Book, Raise a Smarter Child by Kindergarten, and Power Up Your Brain.

Dr. Perlmutter has been interviewed on many nationally syndicated radio and television programs including 20/20, Larry King Live, CNN, Fox News, Fox and Friends, The Today Show, The Faith Daniels Program, The Oprah Show, The Dr Oz Show and The CBS Early Show.

OFFICIAL BIO [PDF]

TOPICS

  • Grain Brain – The Surprising Truth About Wheat, Carbs and Sugar – Your Brain’s Silent Killers

    Based on his newest book, Dr. Perlmutter blows the lid off a topic that's been buried in medical literature for far too long: carbs are destroying your brain. And not just unhealthy carbs, but even healthy ones like whole grains can lead to dementia, ADHD, anxiety, chronic headaches, depression, and much more. Dr. Perlmutter explains what happens when the brain encounters common ingredients in your daily bread and fruit bowls, why your brain thrives on fat and cholesterol, and how you can spur the growth of new brain cells at any age. He offers an in-depth look at how we can take control of our "smart genes" through specific dietary choices and lifestyle habits, demonstrating how to remedy our most feared maladies without drugs. With a revolutionary 30-day plan, this presentation teaches us how we can reprogram our genetic destiny for the better.

  • Your Power Tools for Maximizing Brain Function

    We live in a competitive environment and having a mental edge provides incalculable advantages. In a world in which no pharmaceutical intervention can truly improve mental function, in this interactive program, Dr. Perlmutter unveils the science supporting the powerful role of specific lifestyle changes that not only enhance brain function, but also pave the way for lifelong brain protection. Dr Perlmutter will reveal:

    - The optimal food choices to optimize brain health.
    - The top nutritional supplements to power up your brain.
    - How a simple aerobic exercise program can change your DNA expression and actually grow new brain cells.
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    Grain Brain: The Surprising Truth about Wheat, Carbs, and Sugar--Your Brain's Silent Killers

    David Perlmutter blows the lid off a topic that’s been buried in medical literature for far too long: carbs are destroying your brain. And not just unhealthy carbs, but even healthy ones like whole grains can cause dementia, ADHD, anxiety, chronic headaches, depression, and much more. Dr. Perlmutter explains what happens when the brain encounters common ingredients in your daily bread and fruit bowls, why your brain thrives on fat and cholesterol, and how you can spur the growth of new brain cells at any age. He offers an in-depth look at how we can take control of our “smart genes” through specific dietary choices and lifestyle habits, demonstrating how to remedy our most feared maladies without drugs. With a revolutionary 30-day plan, GRAIN BRAIN, the #1 New York Times Bestseller, teaches us how we can reprogram our genetic destiny for the better... MORE →


    LINKS

  • David's website: DrPerlmutter.com
  • Grain Brain Book Website
  • Video: Keynote Clip
  • Video: Better Brain
  • The Daily Beast: Preventing Alzheimer’s
  • David's Facebook page
  • @DavidPerlmutter: Follow David on Twitter
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