Authors & Experts

Andy Abril, M.D.

ANDY ABRIL, M.D.

Dr. Abril, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to Fibromyalgia, is chair of the division of rheu­matology and co-medical director of the Mayo Clinic Fibromyalgia Treatment Program in Jacksonville, Florida, a multidisciplinary pro­gram for treating fibromyalgia.

Sophie J. Bakri, M.D.

SOPHIE J. BAKRI, M.D.

Dr. Bakri, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to Better Vision, 2nd Edition, is a specialist in the Department of Ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota and a professor of ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.

Christopher Bauch

CHRISTOPHER D. BAUCH, PH.D.

Dr. Bauch, medical editor of Mayo Clinic on Better Hearing and Balance, 2nd Edition, is a consulting audiologist in Mayo Clinic’s Department of Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and an associate professor of audiology at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.

Brent A. Bauer, M.D.​

BRENT A. BAUER, M.D.

Dr. Bauer, medical editor of The Integrative Guide to Good Health, is board certified in internal medicine. He is the founder of the Mayo Clinic Integrative Medicine and Health Program and a consultant in the Department of Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic.

Barbara K. Bruce, Ph.D.

BARBARA K. BRUCE, PH.D.

Dr. Bruce, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to Pain Relief, 2nd Edition, and Mayo Clinic Guide to Fibromyalgia, is the clinical director of the Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Pain Rehabilitation Center, a multidisciplinary program that encompasses adult and pediatric pain rehabilitation programs.

Anita H. Chen. M.D.​

ANITA H. CHEN, M.D.

Anita H. Chen. M.D., author of Mayo Clinic on Incontinence is a fellowship trained Urogynecologist at Mayo Clinic Florida. She serves as consultant in the department of Medical and Surgical Gynecology.

DR. M. REGINA CASTRO, M.D.

Dr. Castro, medical editor of Mayo Clinic’s The Essential Diabetes Book, 2nd Edition, is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Bart Clark

BART CLARKE, M.D.

Dr. Clarke is the medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to Preventing & Treating Osteoporosis, 2nd Edition, is an endocrinologist in at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Walter Cook

WALTER COOK, M.D.

Dr. Cook, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to Your Baby’s First Years, 2nd Edition, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic.

Stephanie S. Faubion, M.D.​

STEPHANIE S. FAUBION, M.D.

Dr. Faubion, medical editor of Mayo Clinic The Menopause Solution, is the director of the Women’s Health Clinic in the Department of Medicine and director of the Office of Women’s Health at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.

TRACY E. HARRISON, M.D.

Dr. Harrison, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to Pain Relief, 2nd Edition, is the medical director of Mayo Clinic’s Comprehensive Pediatric Pain Rehabilitation Center, a multidisciplinary program that offers therapeutic services to adolescents with chronic pain.

Donald D. Hensrud, M.D., M.P.H.

DONALD D. HENSRUD, M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Hensrud is a specialist in nutrition and weight management at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota with more than 20 years’ experience. He is an associate professor of nutrition and preventive medicine at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and the medical director of the Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program.

Jani Jensen

JANI R. JENSEN, M.D.

Dr. Jensen, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to Fertility and Conception, is a specialist in the division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and the co-director of the In Vitro Fertilization Program at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.

Stephen L. Kopecky, M.D.

STEPHEN (STEVE) L. KOPECKY, M.D.

Dr. Kopecky, author of Living Younger Longer 6 steps to prevent heart disease, cancer, alzheimer’s and more is a cardiologist at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.

Martha P. Millman, M.D., M.P.H.​

MARTHA P. MILLMAN, M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Millman, medical editor of The Integrative Guide to Good Health, and the sixth and seventh editions of Mayo Clinic Guide to Self-Care, is an emeritus physician at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, with career expertise in preventive medicine, hyperbaric medicine and wound care.

Cindy A. Kermott. M.D., M.P.H.​

CINDY A. KERMOTT. M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Kermott, medical editor of The Integrative Guide to Good Health, and the seventh editions of Mayo Clinic Guide to Self-Care is a specialist in the Executive and International Medicine Program and the medical director of the Preventive Services Clinic at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Sahil Khanna, M.B.B.S. ​

SAHIL KHANNA, M.B.B.S.

Dr. Khanna, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide on Digestive Health, 4th Edition, is an associate professor of medicine at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and the head of the Comprehensive Gastroenterology Interest Group within the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.

Klaas

KELSEY KLAAS, M.D.

Dr. Klaas, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to Your Baby’s First Years, 2nd Edition, is a pediatrician in the division of General Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine at Mayo Clinic Children’s Center in Rochester, Minnesota.

SCOTT C. LITIN, M.D.

Dr. Litin, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Family Health Book, Fifth Edition and Mayo Clinic A to Z Health Guide, is a general internist at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, and a professor of medicine at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science.

Angela C. Mattke, M.D.

ANGELA C MATTKE, M.D.

Dr. Mattke, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to Raising a Healthy Child, is a pediatrician in the Division of Community Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine at Mayo Clinic Children’s Center in Rochester, Minnesota.

Victor Montori

VICTOR MONTORI, M.D.

Victor Montori (Lima, 1970) works at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota (U.S.) as a diabetes doctor. He graduated medical school in his hometown of Lima, Perú, and completed postgraduate training at Mayo Clinic in the U.S. and at McMaster University in Canada.

Joseph A. Murray M.D.​

JOSEPH A. MURRAY M.D.

Dr. Murray, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Going Gluten Free, is one of the world’s leading experts on celiac disease. A professor of medicine at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, he also regularly sees and treats people with gluten-related conditions.

Lance A. Mynderse, M.D., FACS

LANCE A. MYNDERSE, M.D., FACS

Dr. Mynderse, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Essential Guide to Prostate Health, 2nd Edition, is a specialist in Mayo Clinic’s Department of Urology and an associate professor of urology at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.

Sanjeev Nanda, M.D.

SANJEEV NANDA, M.D.

Dr. Nanda, associate medical editor of Mayo Clinic A to Z Health Guide is a consultant in general internal medicine at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, and an instructor at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.

Paul D. Pettit, M.D.​

PAUL D. PETTIT, M.D.

Dr. Pettit, medical editor of Mayo Clinic on Managing Incontinence, 2nd Edition, is a gynecologic surgeon at Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida, and an as­sistant professor of gynecology at College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic.

Sheldon G. Sheps, M.D. ​

SHELDON G. SHEPS, M.D.

Dr. Sheps, medical editor of Mayo Clinic 5 Steps to Controlling High Blood Pressure, 2nd Edition, is an emeritus professor of medicine at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.

Elizabeth Stewart

ELIZABETH (EBBIE) A. STEWART, M.D.

Dr. Stewart, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to Fertility and Conception, is the chair of the division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, and a professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.

Myra Wick

MYRA WICK, M.D., PH.D.

Dr. Wick, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy, 2nd Edition, is a specialist in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Department of Clinical Genomics.