Ed Lamadrid is a doctor of acupuncture & oriental medicine (DAOM) and the founder of Integrative Health Studio in Chicago and New York City.
He has been called the "the Dr. Oz" of alternative medicine, Dr. Ed is a pioneer who has devoted over three decades to studying all forms of complementary and alternative medicine. As a result, he has the unique ability to blend the scientific and practical into a usable and easy-to-understand formula. As an instructor and mentor, he has taught hundreds of individuals to become massage therapists and acupuncturists trained in both Eastern and Western medicine.
Dr. Ed is the author of a ground-breaking research study using acupuncture for weight-loss.
A practitioner since 1986, he has treated thousands of people with a variety of problems and conditions. “Patients understand the importance of preventative medicine and a holistic approach to treatment” says Lamadrid. Because of his comprehensive and integrated background, Dr. Ed is considered to be a "renaissance healer," as he seeks to bridge ancient and contemporary medical systems.
He is a national spokesman for educating patients on their healthcare choices, and is a frequent television guest.
Dr. Ed is also known as the “Wellness Doctor”. His mission is to bring a healthy lifestyle and holistic medicine to everyone. He is the author of the upcoming series, “The Healing Soul”, and the coauthor of "Fascial Therapy".