Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD

Bio

Sharecare co-creator Dr. Oz is Vice-Chair and Professor of Surgery at Columbia University. He directs the Cardiovascular Institute and Complementary Medicine Program at New York Presbyterian Hospital. He is also the Emmy Winning host of the nationally syndicated talk show, "The Dr. Oz Show". He has authored or co-authored over 400 original publications, book chapters, and medical books and has received several patents. He performs 100 heart operations annually.

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  • Columbia University/New York Presbyterian Hospital

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  • Mehmet Oz, MD - New York, NY - Cardiology
    Mehmet Oz, MD has posted a blog entry:
    By Mehmet C. Oz, MD, and Michael F. Roizen, MD

    Childhood obesity is on the rise -- about 17% of North American kids are beyond overweight. At the...Full Post
  • Mehmet Oz, MD - New York, NY - Cardiology
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    By Mehmet C. Oz, MD, and Michael F. Roizen, MD

    Keeping your cognitive powers humming through middle and later years can improve everything from your...Full Post
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    Death Valley gets less than two inches of rain a year and summer temperatures can soar to 120°F or higher....Full Post
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    By Mehmet C. Oz, MD, and Michael F. Roizen, MD

    Seems LeBron James has found out that playing sports in a place you love is much more fulfilling. When...Full Post
  • Mehmet Oz, MD - New York, NY - Cardiology
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    By Michael Roizen, MD, and Mehmet Oz, MD

    We think the recent suggestion from two experts at University College London and the Mayo Clinic, respectively,...Full Post
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  • Mehmet Oz, MD - New York, NY - Cardiology
    Mehmet Oz, MD has posted a blog entry:
    By Mehmet C. Oz, MD, and Michael F. Roizen, MD

    Everyday events can cause you to feel stressed -- and that’s not all bad. Brief blasts of stress can...Full Post
  • Mehmet Oz, MD - New York, NY - Cardiology
    Mehmet Oz, MD has posted a blog entry:
    By Mehmet C. Oz, MD, and Michael F. Roizen, MD

    Dr. Mike was walking through his Wellness Center one afternoon when he heard someone comment, “I love...Full Post
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Endocrinology/diabetes/metabolism:

    FRIDAY, Sept. 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A six-year study of people with type 2 diabetes found that intensively lowering blood pressure had a long-lasting effect in preventing heart attacks, strokes and deaths. But intensive blood sugar control didn't produce those benefits, the researchers fou

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  • Mehmet Oz, MD - New York, NY - Cardiology
    Mehmet Oz, MD has posted a blog entry:
    By Mehmet C. Oz, MD, and Michael F. Roizen, MD

    Think you’ve rid yourself of saturated fats? Even if you’re avoiding red meat, whole diary, gooey cheese,...Full Post
  • Mehmet Oz, MD - New York, NY - Cardiology
    Mehmet Oz, MD has posted a blog entry:
    By Michael Roizen, MD, and Mehmet Oz, MD

    Do you have mushrooms in your diet? If not, you should consider it. Fungi are packed with real power -- they...Full Post
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Hematology:

    TUESDAY, Sept. 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Almost all the various treatment options for blood clots that form in veins are equally safe and effective, new research shows.

    In exploring the safety and effectiveness of treatments for such blood clots as deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary emb...Full Article

  • Mehmet Oz, MD - New York, NY - Cardiology
    Mehmet Oz, MD has posted a blog entry:
    By Michael Roizen, MD, and Mehmet Oz, MD

    Has your doctor ever handed you a prescription that you’ve been completely unable to read? But when you hand...Full Post
  • Mehmet Oz, MD - New York, NY - Cardiology
    Mehmet Oz, MD has posted a blog entry:
    By Michael Roizen, MD, and Mehmet Oz, MD

    Teenage angst is big at the box office: Millions have been made off a sulky James Dean in East of Eden, a...Full Post
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiology:

    MONDAY, Sept. 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. heart experts recommend doctors use a 14-point checklist rather than an electrocardiogram (ECG) when evaluating young people for underlying heart disease that could result in sudden cardiac arrest.

    The American Heart Association and the Amer...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Internal Medicine:

    MONDAY, Sept. 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Patients prescribed cholesterol-lowering drugs are more likely to fill their prescriptions and gain health benefits if the medications are cheaper generic brands, new research suggests.

    At issue are the cholesterol-lowe...Full Article