Nashville Hypertension Physician
Dr. Mark C. Houston
Dr. Mark Houston is Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Clinical Instructor in the Department of Physical Therapy and Health Care Sciences at George Washington University (GWU), Director of the Hypertension Institute and Vascular Biology and Medical Director of the Division of Human Nutrition at Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville, TN . He is the Chief Medical Officer for Ageless Solutions, US, Chief Medical Consultant for Bioceuticals and Chief Scientific officer for Bioceuticals, Australia and Chief Medical Consultant for Primal MD, Dubai, UAE. He is faculty and director of the Advanced Cardiovascular Modules for MMI/A4M in the US.
Dr Houston was selected as one of the Top Physicians in Hypertension in the US in 2008-2014 by the Consumer Research Council, and by USA Today as one of the Most Influential Doctors in the US in both Hypertension and Hyperlipidemia twice in 2009- 2010. He was selected as The Patient’s Choice Award in 2010 -2012 by Consumer Reports USA.
He is triple boarded certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), the American Society of Hypertension (ASH) (FASH) and the American Board of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine (ABAARM, FAARM). He holds two Masters of Science degrees in HUMAN NUTRITION from the University of Bridgeport, CT and another in METABOLIC and NUTRITIONAL MEDICINE (University of South Florida School of Medicine-Tampa).
Dr. Houston has presented over 10,000 lectures, nationally and internationally and published over 250 medical articles, scientific abstracts in peer reviewed medical journals , books and book chapters.. He is an author, teacher, clinician and researcher.
He has published seven best selling books:
- Handbook of Antihypertensive Therapy
- Vascular Biology for the Clinician
- What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Hypertension
- Hypertension Handbook for Students and Clinicians
- The Hypertension Handbook
- What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Heart Disease
- Nutrition and Integrative Strategies in Cardiovascular Medicine. This is his most recent book in which he is both a book chapter contributor and Co-Editor with Dr Steve Sinatra .