Biography: Stephen Devries, MD, FACC

Stephen Devries, MD, FACC
  • Executive Director
  • Gaples Institute for Integrative Cardiology
  • Deerfield, IL

Stephen Devries, MD is a preventive cardiologist and Executive Director of the Gaples Institute for Integrative Cardiology, a nonprofit with the goal of advancing the role of nutrition and lifestyle in medicine. He is also Associate Professor of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago.

Dr. Devries received cardiovascular specialty training at Washington University in St. Louis and later completed a Fellowship in Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona.

Dr. Devries wrote “What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Cholesterol” and coedited the book “Integrative Cardiology”.

Dr. Devries has been voted by his peers many years over as one of the “Best Doctors in America” and lectures internationally on integrative approaches to prevention of heart disease.

Dr. Devries and his work in integrative cardiology have been featured on National Public Radio and PBS.

Gaples Institute for Integrative Cardiology is currently offering physicians and other health care professionals, a 3-hour online course on nutrition to help guide their patients. Please see the following links to register:

For Physicians:
Nutrition Science for Health and Longevity: What Every Physician Needs to Know
Link: http://www.gaplesinstitute.org/e-learning-physicians/

For Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Dietitians:
Nutrition Science for Health and Longevity: What Every Health Professional Needs to Know
Link: http://www.gaplesinstitute.org/e-learning-health-professionals/

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