Robert Ostfeld, M.D., M.Sc.

Robert Ostfeld, M.D., M.Sc.
Cardiologist Robert Ostfeld, M.D., M.Sc. is the founder and director of the Cardiac Wellness Program at Montefiore Medical Center in New York City, where he encourages patients to embrace a whole-foods, plant-based diet. He earned his M.D. at Yale and his M.Sc. in epidemiology at Harvard, and he is an associate professor of clinical medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

TMAO: A Toxic Substance Formed When You Eat Meat Can Make You … Dead Meat

TMAO- A Toxic Substance Formed When You Eat Meat Can Make You … Dead Meat

We can add another reason to the list of why we should not eat meat. If the saturated fat and cholesterol in meat were not enough, there is a newly identified toxic kid on the …



The Plant-Based Lifestyle Is the Best Medicine I’ve Ever Prescribed

The Plant-Based Lifestyle Is the Best Medicine I Ever Prescribed

As a cardiologist, I am delighted to share the many ways Forks Over Knives has been an incredible resource for my patients, my students, and for me. I recommend the movie multiple times each day …