Stephen Phinney, MD, PhD, DSc

Chief Medical Officer, Virta Health

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Dr. Stephen Phinney  is a physician-scientist and Professor of Medicine Emeritus at the University of California-Davis and serves as the Chief Medical Officer at Virta Health. He has twenty-five years of clinical experience as a director of multi-disciplinary weight management programs. He’s contributed to numerous books and peer reviewed articles and is an expert in low carb nutrition and metabolism, fatty acids, inflammation, and the metabolic syndrome.