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Cooking with Functional Foods: Dr. Gene Wei is interviewed on the July/August 2015 issue of The National Culinary Review magazine.
"Dr. Wei says: Now, with emerging research, we know much more about how certain foods can benefit the body..."read more
Gene Wei is a Primary Care Provider and Board Certified Doctor
of Oriental Medicine in the state of Florida. He is also the co-author
of “A Day in The Budwig Diet,” one of the leading
resources explaining the anti-cancer diet created by renowned
German scientist Dr. Johanna Budwig.
completing his studies at the University of California Los Angeles,
Dr. Wei had the unique opportunity to study overseas, both in
China and Brazil. Though he was contemplating Western medical
school at the time, studying abroad gave him the opportunity of
being treated and taught by renowned physicians and healers in
their respective countries.
suffered from an array of chronic illnesses during his time at
UCLA, Dr. Wei was very familiar with the best that conventional
medicine had to offer. Though this was beneficial in its own right,
being exposed to other forms of medicine abroad is what allowed
him to overcome his chronic conditions. This fortunate experience
allowed him to rehabilitate himself to complete health, and steered
him into a career in Natural Medicine.
graduating from UCLA, Dr. Wei continued his studies, both at Yo
San University in Los Angeles, Ca. and East West College of Natural
Medicine in Sarasota, FL where he graduated with the highest honors.
He holds a Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine and is a Board
Certified Doctor of Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture Physician
in the state of Florida (NCCAOM).
Dr. Wei specializes in three areas of practice: Pain Management,
Functional Medicine and Complementary and Integrative Cancer Care.
a physician, being able to experience severe chronic illness is
actually a blessing. The road from illness to optimal health is
full knowledge that only experience can impart. This is what guides
me daily in my practice.”