Nutrition & Medical Professionals

Baltimore Area Nutrition Professionals

Mark Rifkin, MS, RD, LDN
Registered Dietitian Mark Rifkin has been vegan for over twenty five years and earned an MS in Health Education. Through his private practice in Baltimore, MD, Mark provides group and individual sessions to help vegetarians and vegans improve the quality of their diet. He also focuses on plant-based nutrition for various chronic diseases and conditions, including diabetes, weight management, cardiovascular disease, arthritis, gout, women's health concerns, cancer, and early stage kidney failure. See Mark's webpage at http://www.balancednutritiononline.com/. Contact Mark at mark@balancednutritiononline.com, or call 410-764-8343.

Kasia Kines, MS, CNS, LDN
Licensed Nutritionist Kasia Kines is a long term vegan who practices at Sunlight Natural Health Clinic in Mt. Washington, where she offers frequent 30-Day Rejuvenation Detoxification programs and other workshops, as well as private sessions. Contact Kasia at kasiakines@yahoo.com, or call 443-926-6841. Website is http://www.kasiakines.com/.

Baltimore Area Traditional Medical Doctors

Joseph A. Adams, MD, F.A.C.P.
Joseph A. Adams, M.D. is a vegan internist and addiction medicine physician in the Baltimore area who works in a methadone program and does not see other patients. However, he maintains the website: www.NutritionAsMedicine.org, and is interested in promoting the treatment and prevention of disease, in part, through a whole food, plant based diet. joeadamdmd@gmail.com

Dana S. Simpler, MD
Dr. Simpler is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, and has been in private practice for 26 years in Baltimore City. She became vegan for the health benefits three years ago and has been promoting plant based eating to treat and prevent many common medical problems such as heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and autoimmune disease. Dr. Simpler is now doing conferences on the health benefits of a plant based diet in conjunction with 2 nutrition consultants - which includes cooking demonstrations and FOOD. Contact Dr. Simpler's office for the dates of upcoming conferences. 410-563-1700

Baltimore Area Holistically Oriented Medical Doctors

Carol L. Bowman, MD
Dr. Bowman has dual board certification in both Internal and Holistic Medicine. She brings to Harford Holistic Center over 10 years of experience in the practice of Holistic Internal Medicine, combining the best of Western conventional medicine with time honored alternative therapies. 1318 E. Churchville Road, Bel Air, MD 21014. Call 410-838-4407. http://www.harfordholistic.com/

Ariane Cometa, MD
The Cometa Wellness Center was founded by Dr. Ariane Cometa, a Board Certified Physician. The Center's mission is to provide a supportive environment where conventional medical training and complementary therapies combine to create wellness. 1300 York Road, Building D - Suite #290, Lutherville, MD 21093. Call 410-296-6100. http://www.cometawellnesscenter.com/

Peter Hinderberger, MD
Peter Hinderberger, of the Ruscombe Mansion Community Health Center, focuses on promoting optimal wellbeing by providing health care through an integrated approach, combining conventional and complementary therapies, which include Anthroposophic medicine, homeopathy, and salutogenesis. 4801 Yellowwood Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21209 Phone: 410.367.6263 http://www.ruscombe.org/alternativehealthpractitioners/phinderberger.htm...

Baltimore Area Naturopathic Physicians

Stephany Porter, ND
Stephany Porter, ND, of the Bodhi Clinic, works to identify the cause of the problem, which could be internal (physical, emotional, spiritual, genetic) or external (social, environmental). She may employ a series of holistic naturopathic remedies such as botanical medicines, homeopathy, nutrients,  bodywork, detoxification, diet and lifestyle options, before moving to more aggressive therapies.  701 Morris Tongue Drive Millersville, MD 21108 410-923-8888  http://www.bodhiclinic.com/