Dr. Mehmet Oz is vice-chair and professor of surgery at Columbia University. He directs the Cardiovascular Institute and Complementary Medicine Program at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. His research interests include heart replacement surgery, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, complementary medicine and healthcare policy. He has authored over 400 original publications, book chapters and medical books and has received several patents.
Tune is as Patricia interviews Dr. Mehmet Oz, a cardiothoracic surgeon and teaching professor and vice-chair at Columbia University, who is known for his regular appearances on The Oprah Winfrey Show as “America’s Doctor”. Currently, Dr. Oz is the Emmy award-winning host of the nationally syndicated TV show, The Dr. Oz Show. Oz has authored six New York Times best sellers including YOU: The Owner’s Manual, YOU: The Smart Patient, YOU: On a Diet, YOU: Staying Young, YOU: Being Beautiful as well as the award winning Healing from the Heart. Time magazine ranked Oz 44th on its list of the 100 Most Influential People in 2008 and Esquire magazine placed him on its list of the 75 Most Influential People of the 21st Century. Dr. Oz will discuss his home remedies and top picks.