Chief Medical Officer, Canyon Ranch in Lenox
A graduate of Phillips Andover Academy and Dartmouth College, Dr. Mark Liponis earned his M.D. degree from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. A practicing physician in internal medicine for more than 20 years, Dr. Liponis has had experience in emergency departments and critical care units. But it was his interest in holistic health practices that brought him to Canyon Ranch in 1994, where he continues to expand his understanding and expertise in integrated medicine.
Dr. Liponis specializes in the prevention and reversal of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, osteoporosis, obesity, depression and autoimmune conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, and inflammatory bowel disease. Dr. Liponis is the author of the bestsellers UltraLongevity and The Hunter Farmer Diet Solution and coauthor of the bestselling UltraPrevention. One of the country’s leading experts in prevention and holistic health, Dr. Liponis is often featured on a variety of nationally syndicated TV and radio shows; past appearances include The Dr. Oz Show, CBS’s The View, The Rachael Ray Show, and FOX News.
An avid outdoorsman, Dr. Liponis enjoys tennis, skiing and hiking with his wife and three children.