Dr Eric Wood, ND is a District of Columbia-licensed (Washington D.C.) naturopathic doctor and a graduate of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. Additionally he is licensed through through the Commission of Religious Consulting and Healing as a “Theocentric Healing Specialist.” This allows him to additionally, freely practice a wide variety of non-invasive, non-drug based natural healing modalities and therapies recognizing the spiritual divine as being as essential force in helping people get well.
He especially focuses in a holistic approach towards adrenal exhaustion & aging issues, oncology, and infectious diseases & biotoxin illnesses (i.e. mold and tick-borne illnesses), environmental illness, men’s health & wellness, skin problems, and digestive issues of many types. Dr Wood completed a ILADs fellowship in 2009 in tick-borne illnesses with notable lyme experts Dr Richard Horowitz, Dr Quincai Zhang, and Dr Bernard Raxlen, is currently completing a fellowship with Dr Ritchie Shoemaker in Mold/Biotoxin illness. He has also observed and volunteered at some of the most notable integrative cancer clinics in North America including the Issels Clinic (California), Medicor (Canada), and the Cancer Treatment Centers of America (Chicago).
He additionally completed specialized training at Harvard University’s Benson Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine in 2007, completed specialty rotations in HIV/AIDS naturopathic care through the Sherbourne Health Center and the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (2008) and through Georgetown University’s Food as Medicine Training program in 2014. He has additionally pursued advanced training in European Homotoxicology & Biotherapeutic Drainage, Environmental Medicine through the American Academy of Environmental Medicine, and Biological Medicine.
To gain valuable knowledge and unique experience early on his career, Dr Wood garnered opportunities to work with some of the most notable supplement and medical organizations in the country including Neuroscience Inc. and the Life Extension Foundation. For these two pioneering outfits, he worked as a naturopathic doctor specialist in the areas of adrenal fatigue/stress-related complaints, and anti-aging, oncology and tick-borne illnesses respectively, consulting with clinics and patients globally. Throughout his tenure with the Life Extension Foundation, he worked closely with the notable International Strategic Cancer Alliance and counseled literally thousands of clients globally, discussing traditional, integrative and alternative medicine treatment options, supplement and dietary regimens, medication/supplement interactions and much more. Since that time, he founded his own health consulting business (i.e Visionary Health), served as Medical Director for Beyond Biology (Florida), and has transitioned into private practice so he can work more extensively one-on-one with clients via Visionary Health.
In 2019, he joined forces with Prestege Wellness & Medical in Ft Lauderdale (www.prwell.info) to be able to offer a broader scope of holistic, complementary and conventional medicine services under one roof, including chiropractic, Reiki, hypnosis, functional nutrition, IV therapies, bioidentical hormone replacement and anti-aging therapies, and more. He also currently serves as Associate Professor of Holistic Nutrition at Hawthorn University and is an adjunct professor of Alternative Medicine at Everglades University in Boca Raton, Florida.
Being very interested in public health and reaching a greater population, Dr Wood has also pursued medical writing to reach a wider audience. A now highly skilled and respected medical writer, Dr Wood has been featured as a collaborator & contributor for a vast array of clients and publications. He has contributed to numerous other healthcare and general publications, websites, providers and clinics’ offerings and writings nationally and internationally, written for international wellness initiatives in Australia, medical databases for physicians, supplement companies, The Sage Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society, AskMen.com, Ben’s Prostate, Natural Fertility Prescriptions, Family Circle and more.
An internationally experienced speaker and lecturer, he is the author of Scientific Fat Loss (www.scientificfatloss.com), Longevity Secrets (Primal Labs–Texas) (https://simpleagingfix.com/news/1037/drwood), and co-author of The Ultimate Candida Diet (www.thecandidadiet.com) and the book ‘The Adrenal Fatigue Solution’. (http://adrenalfatiguesolution.com/fawne-hansen/). In the works in 2019 include a book on the Ketogenic Diet as well as on an alternative approach to addressing cancer.
As an emerging, nationally recognized naturopathic medical expert, he has appeared across North American on various FOX, NBC, ABC, and CW television network stations and is a featured interviewee in the new blockbluster documentary ‘Food, Health, and You’, which is premiering worldwide later in 2019 and has already aired on CTV channel 4 in New Zealand.
Dr Wood works with clients locally in Florida and beyond via phone and video conferencing. He is a member of the Florida Association of Naturopathic Physicians, on the Medical Advisory Board of Primal Health, Lupavita Inc., and Anirva and has a multitude of ongoing collaborations with other leaders in the integrative and holistic health industry such as Salus Defense, NutraBlast, Artificial Intelligence, and more. He is an avid musician in the South Florida region, singing with the Miam Lyric Opera and is currently in the process of building Visionary Music Studios, which will complement his health & wellness practice in providing sound healing & vocal harmonic analysis to further support clients. Please see: www.drericwoodnd.com and for more information.