Dr. Joel Kahn
America’s Healthy Heart Doc
If Dr. Joel Kahn looks familiar, there’s a good chance you recognize him from The Joe Rogan Experience where he debated Chris Kresser on whether a vegan vs omnivore diet, and which one is best. Dr. Joel Kahn is one of the world’s top holistic cardiologists, and believes that plant-based nutrition is the most powerful source of preventative medicine on the planet.
Joel Kahn, MD, FACC of Detroit, Michigan, is a practicing cardiologist, and a Clinical Professor of Medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Michigan Medical School. Known as "America’s Healthy Heart Doc", Dr. Kahn has triple board certification in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine and Interventional Cardiology. He was the first physician in the world to certify in Metabolic Cardiology with A4M/MMI and the University of South Florida. He founded the Kahn Center for Cardiac Longevity in Bingham Farms, MI. He writes health articles and has six books in publication including Your Whole Heart Solution, Dead Execs Don’t Get Bonuses and The Plant Based Solution, and Lipoprotein(a): The Heart’s Silent Killer. His podcast, Heart Doc VIP, is in its 6th year and widely popular. He has been awarded a Health Hero award from Detroit Crain’s Business.
In this episode, America’s Healthy Heart Doc dives in deep to explain the benefits of a plant-based diet and its ability to reverse heart disease.