Dr. Wendy Bazilian is a respected writer, educator and food enthusiast who brings extensive experience in nutrition science and counseling to her work. As a doctor of public health, registered dietitian and an American College of Sports Medicine certified Health and Fitness Specialist, she is noted for her skill in integrating nutrition, fitness and wellness practices to help clients and readers who are motivated to reach their health and wellness goals.
Dr. Bazilian is also the Nutrition Advisor to the renowned Golden Door spa and fitness resort in Escondido, California and Co-Owner of Bazilian’s Health in San Diego. She serves on a variety of national clinical and professional committees.
Dr. Bazilian is a professional writer on nutrition and exercise, having published over 200 articles for corporate and other media. An avid food enthusiast, Dr. Bazilian has written for and her advice has been featured in numerous national magazines including Martha Stewart Living, O-The Oprah Magazine, Healing Lifestyles & Spas, Town & Country, SELF, Natural Health, Spa Magazine, FIRST for Women, Allure among others.
She is author of The SuperFoodsRx Diet: Lose Weight with the Power of SuperNutrients (Rodale). She has contributed to a number of books including the New York Times best selling SuperFoodsRx (Harper Collins), as well as the James Beard and IACP-nominated Golden Door Cooks at Home (Clarkson Potter).
Dr. Bazilian’s educational background includes degrees from prestigious universities in Public Health and Nutrition and other related fields. She graduated summa cum laude Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor’s Degree from Tufts University. She received her Master’s Degree from the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Bazilian completed her Doctoral Degree in Public Health and Nutrition from Loma Linda University, graduating summa cum laude and receiving the highest academic honor, the prestigious Chancellor’s Award.
As a leader in the fields of nutrition and fitness, Dr. Bazilian is currently involved in a variety of practical writing, lecturing, and research endeavors focusing on weight management, sports nutrition, women’s health, and exercise. She maintains a private practice at Bazilian’s Health Clinic with her husband Dr. Jason Bazilian.