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 simultaneously lengthening their lifespan and increasing their healthspan.

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

He is also the author of the #1 New York Times Bestseller, Outlive: The Science and Art of Longevity.

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).


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


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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 an advisor to the companies Athletic Greens, Eight Sleep, and Moonwalk Biosciences.

Peter is an investor in the companies HumanCoKosterinaLMNTMagic Spoon CerealMaui Nui VenisonOura Health OySupercastVirta HealthZero, and Salutoceuticals.

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

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