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Weight Loss Plateau? How to be The Biggest Loser! – Dr. Steven Lawenda, M.D.
October 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
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Dr. Lawenda, M.D., lost 75 pounds and transformed his own health and subsequently his practice with nutrition.
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Dr. Steven Lawenda, MD is a board-certified Family Medicine physician in Southern CaliforniaKaiser Permanente. In 2013, Dr. Lawenda had an eye-opening experience when he learned about plant-based nutrition. With this new knowledge, he transformed his own health & subsequently his practice.
Along with a nurse practitioner colleague, Dr. Lawenda co-created and led Lifestyle Medicine programs centered around plant-based nutrition that have helped transform the lives of patients, as well as the way in which health care is delivered at his medical center.
Dr. Lawenda has spoken on the benefits of plant-based diets at meetings and conferences within Kaiser Permanente, at local events in his community, as well as at health events across the country. In 2018, Dr. Lawenda co-authored a review of Lifestyle Medicine with several esteemed colleagues that was published in the Permanente Journal. For his work, Dr. Lawenda was honored as a two-time recipient of the Southern California Permanente Medical GroupEveryday Hero award (2016, 2017), as well as the 2018 Kaiser Permanente Antelope ValleyPhysicians’ Exceptional Contribution Award.
In 2020, Dr. Lawenda continued to pursue his passion even further and became board certified in Lifestyle Medicine. With this new training & certification, Dr. Lawenda looks forward to launching a new Lifestyle Medicine consultation service with two other colleagues from his medical center later this year (2021).