Dr. Larry Palevsky
Dr. Palevsky is a NYS licensed pediatrician, who utilizes a holistic approach to children’s wellness and illness. Dr. Palevsky received his medical degree from the NYU School of Medicine in 1987, completed a three-year pediatric residency at The Mount Sinai Hospital in NYC in 1990, and served as a pediatric fellow in the ambulatory care out-patient department at Bellevue Hospital, NYC, from 1990-1991. Since 1991, his clinical experience includes working in pediatric emergency and intensive care medicine, in-patient, and out-patient pediatric medicine, neonatal intensive care medicine, newborn and delivery room medicine, and conventional, holistic and integrative pediatric private practice. Dr. Palevsky is a diplomate of the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine, and Past–President of the American Holistic Medical Association. He received his pediatric board certification in 1990, and passed his pediatric board recertification exams in 1997, 2004, and 2011.
In his current pediatric practice, Dr. Palevsky offers well-child examinations, consultations and educational programs to families and practitioners in the areas of preventive and holistic health; childhood development; lifestyle changes; nutrition for adults, infants and children; safe, alternative treatments for common and difficult to treat acute and chronic pediatric and adult conditions; vaccination controversies; mindful parenting; and rethinking the medical paradigm. Additionally, he teaches holistic integrative pediatric & adolescent medicine to parents, and medical and allied health professionals, both nationally & internationally, and is available for speaking engagements worldwide.
Dr T.J. is a functional medicine practitioner. His passion is empowering others to take control of their own health to regain or maintain their vitality. When he is not helping patients, he travels across the country teaching other doctors functional medicine approaches to conditions such as cardiovascular disease, thyroid disease, liver and kidney disease, and cancer. He also teaches about the importance of proper dietary supplementation to optimize health. Dr. T.J. is the founder and clinical director of The Institute of Natural Health in St. Louis, MO and he is also the founder of Optimal Nutraceuticals. Lastly, Dr. T.J. is the host of the radio program Wellness 101 which airs on FMNewsTalk 97.1 in St. Louis and is published to iTunes Podcasts. And if he weren't busy enough, he finds plenty of time to spend with his family; Erin, Lincoln, and Elle.