About Peter

Peter Attia

Peter Attia, MD, is the founder of Early Medical, a medical practice that applies the principles of Medicine 3.0 to patients with the goal of lengthening their lifespan and simultaneously improving their healthspan.

He is the host of The Drive, one of the most popular podcasts covering the topics of health and medicine.

Dr. Attia received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine and trained for five years at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in general surgery, where he was the recipient of several prestigious awards, including resident of the year.

He spent two years at the National Institutes of Health as a surgical oncology fellow at the National Cancer Institute, where his research focused on immune-based therapies for melanoma.

He lives in Austin, Texas with his wife and three kids.

He is licensed in Texas (S8803), California (A96452), and New York (281406-1).

Media

You can listen to Peter talk more about his approach and research on our Media page.

Disclosures

This is the personal blog of Peter Attia.

Peter receives speaking honorariums from organizations including hospitals and health-related businesses when he is asked to speak on longevity, metabolic-related topics, athletic performance, and his personal experience.

Peter is the co-founder and Chief Medical Officer of Biograph.

Peter is the co-founder and Chief Medical Officer of the fasting app Zero, created by Big Sky Health.

Peter is an advisor to the companies Oura Health OyAthletic Greens, and Moonwalk Biosciences.

Peter is an investor in the companies Virta HealthHumanCoLMNTMagic Spoon CerealMaui Nui VenisonSupercast, and Salutoceuticals.

Peter is co-chairman of the board of Frontier Acquisition Corp.

Peter is also on the editorial board for the journal Aging.

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