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Published on July 29, 2015

St. Vincent's Ornish Heart Disease Program

By WJCT, First Coast Connect

Today, we learn about St. Vincent's Ornish Reversal Program. Based on more than three decades of research by bestselling author Dr. Dean Ornish, this program aims to treat and reverse the progression of coronary artery disease and other chronic conditions through lifestyle changes. We speak with Kat Pitocchelli, Program Manager for the St. Vincent’s Ornish Reversal Program, and Dr. Saumil Oza , Medical Director for the St. Vincent’s Ornish Reversal Program and also Chief of Cardiology for St. Vincent’s Riverside.

To listen to the radio segment, visit the First Coast Connect website. The segment begins at 41:28.