Dr. Liponis is the Corporate Medical Director at Canyon Ranch, where he has worked since 1994. Canyon Ranch is the unparalleled global leader of health and well-being programs, helping people achieve their health goals for over thirty years. Dr. Liponis oversees medical programming and initiatives at all of the Canyon Ranch properties.
A graduate of Phillips Andover Academy and Dartmouth College, Dr. Liponis earned his M.D. degree from the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1984. After medical school he completed his Internal Medicine residency at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield, Mass.
Dr. Liponis has been a practicing clinician in internal medicine for twenty-five years. His first practice was in Butte, Montana in 1987. He was interested in holistic approaches to health and began a wellness program as an adjunct to his private practice in Montana. He has continued to expand his understanding and expertise in integrative medicine through his work at Canyon Ranch.
Dr. Liponis is the author of three books, Ultraprevention (co-author with Dr. Mark Hyman — Scribner 2005), UltraLongevity, (Little Brown 2007) and most recently The Hunter/Farmer Diet Solution (Hay House 2012). Dr. Liponis is a national speaker, and has also appeared on a number of national TV segments on health and wellness including CNN, FOX News, the Today Weekend Show, The Jane Pauley Show, and The View.
Dr. Liponis now spends his time writing, leading Canyon Ranch medical initiatives, and striving to be a worthy husband and father to his wife and three wonderful kids.