Dr. Aviva Romm, M.D., referred to as “the face of natural medicine in the 21st century” by Prevention Magazine and named one of the 100 Women to Watch in Wellness by Mind Body Green, is a practicing integrative medicine physician creating a new paradigm in the care of women and children.
A midwife, herbalist, and Yale-trained MD, Board Certified in Family Medicine with Obstetrics, she has been bridging the best of traditional medicine with good science for over three decades. Her focus is on what she calls our total health ecology, utilizing exposome medicine to identify and reverse the root causes of chronic health conditions, particularly hormonal problems in women and common children’s health problems.
She is an avid environmental health advocate, researching and publishing on the impact of toxins on fertility, pregnancy, women’s hormones, and chronic illness in women and children. She is considered one of the world’s leaders in botanical medicine and is the author of 7 books on natural medicine, including the textbook Botanical Medicine for Women’s Health (Elsevier) and The Adrenal Thyroid Revolution (Harper One). Dr. Romm is the author of the integrative medicine curriculum for the Yale Internal Medicine and Pediatric Residencies, is on numerous scientific advisory and editorial boards, and is a widely sought and highly engaging speaker.
Her online programs for women are wildly popular and successful, helping women take back their health, affordably, and her innovative professional programs are educating a next generation of health practitioners in a new way of practicing medicine for women and children. Her non-profit organization, DharmaMoms, provides funding for midwifery education and salaries in high risk obstetric, low resource countries. Dr. Romm lives and practices medicine in the Berkshires and New York City, is the mother of four grown children, and was the midwife of her two grandchildren.
To learn more about Dr. Romm, please visit: https://avivaromm.com/