Dr. Vincent Pedre
Known in the wellness community as “The Bridge,” Vincent Pedre M.D. approaches healing by bridging the strengths of both Eastern and Western methodology. Dr. Pedre is a Board-Certified Internist, also certified in Functional Medicine, Medical Acupuncture, and yoga. His book, Happy Gut®, The Cleansing Program to Help You Lose Weight, Gain Energy and Eliminate Pain, featuring his proprietary Gut C.A.R.E.® Program, has been the path to healing and weight loss for thousands. Dr. Pedre’s experience through his own self-healing journey resulted in his unique approach, balancing diagnosis, diet, movement, and mindfulness for ultimate gut health and its relationship to overall health and well-being.
Often on TV for medical topics, Dr. Pedre has appeared on Dr Oz; Good Morning America, Fox News, The Martha Stewart Show, and The Early Show, SiriusXM Doctor Radio, and Healthy Living on ABC News. He has been a writer for the Food and Health blog for Ecomii, a natural health and living website, and now writes a series for MindBodyGreen—one of the most popular health blogs on the web. He is a Clinical Advisor to two health tech start-ups – Fullscript, a supplement prescription platform, and MBody360 – a healthy lifestyle app. You might find Dr. Pedre partnering with top chefs, such as David Bouley at the Bouley Botanical in Tribeca, NY for his “The Chef and The Doctor: Dinner and Lecture Series” or on stage as a featured speaker at Functional Medicine forums.
Dr. Pedre is the Medical Director of Pedre Integrative Health, a private practice based in New York City since 2004, and President of Dr. Pedre Wellness, a growing wellness platform, offering health-enhancing programs, along with informative social media and lifestyle products, such as dietary supplements, books and weight loss programs.
As an Internist, Dr. Pedre received a B.A. in Biology with Distinction, graduating Phi Beta Kappa from Cornell University in 1995. He attained his M.D. under a scholarship awarded for his achievements as an undergraduate from the Miller School of Medicine in 1999. Dr. Pedre completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 2002, where he is voluntary faculty and Clinical Instructor in Medicine.
His bestselling book, Happy Gut—The Cleansing Program To Help You Lose Weight, Gain Energy and Eliminate Pain, was born out of his work helping countless patients resolve their gut-related health issues. It started with his own personal experience growing up with IBS, from which he developed a system for healing the gut and creating total body wellness. With an emphasis on Functional Medicine, he focuses on root cause resolution. Dr. Pedre’s integrative style emphasizes positive, preventative health and wellness lifestyle choices.