Dr. Richard Podell is a clinical professor at New Jersey's Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He has special interests in stress related disorders, clinical nutrition, chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) and fibromyalgia. His “functional medicine” approach involves integration of standard medical therapies with alternative techniques to maximize support for the body’s healing systems. Dr. Podell has offices in Springfield and Somerset, New Jersey. For more information please see his educational website – DrPodell.org.
Dr. Podell has published 45 peer-review medical journal articles and many patient education articles, and appears frequently on television and radio as a medical expert emphasizing nutritional and other natural therapies. He is an attending physician at Overlook Hospital in Summit, NJ, and a member of the Expert Panel on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome for the New Jersey State Department of Health and the New Jersey Academy of Medicine.