Arden Andersen, Ph.D., D.O., MSPH
- Family and Occupational Medicine Physician, McDonough Medical Center, Gladstone, MO
Dr. Arden Andersen is a holistic physician possessing a unique understanding of the link between soil/crop health and human health. Dr. Andersen works both as an integrative family doctor and a soil and crop consultant with clients and speaking engagements around the world. He is the author of several well known books specializing in spreading the awareness and necessity for the practice of healthy eating and wholesome farming practices, including: “Science in Agriculture”, “Real Medicine, Real Health” and “Anatomy of Life and Energy in Agriculture”.
Dr. Andersen has a bachelor of science in Agriculture/Agricultural Education from The University of Arizona. He has a masters of science in public health from the University of South Florida, a Ph.D. in agricultural biophysics from Clayton University, and a doctor of osteopathic medicine from Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA. He is board certified in Public Health, Osteopathic Medicine, and Prolotherapy.
Dr. Anderson aims to raise awareness in natural soil fertilization and the natural maintenance of agriculture worldwide, to ensure healthier futures of the human race. While he reiterates the importance of these key tools for health and agriculture, Dr. Andersen also pushes to maintain the management of soils, crops and animals in a productive, profitable and economically sustainable way. “Real Medicine, Real Health” particularly addresses his contention and his passion for the nourishment and sustained treatment of farming practices and lifestyle improvements.