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Curriculum Vitae

  • 1949 - 1951 Queens College
  • 1953 Columbia University - B.S.
  • 1954 Columbia University - M.S.
  • 1955 Massachusetts College of Optometry - O.D.
  • 1960 Philadelphia College - Osteopathic Medicine - D.O.
  • 1962 University of California College of Medicine - M.D.
  • 1960 - 1961 Rotating Internship - Allentown Osteopathic Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • In practice over 30 years, Board Certified
  • Board Certified in Family Practice
  • Attending physician - Peninsula Hospital Center
  • Former Clinical assistant - Queens General Hospital
Dr. Mitchell Kurk M.D.

Dr. Mitchell Kurk M.D.

  • Specialize in preventative and nutritional medicine in Lawrence, N. Y.
  • Member of AMA, and Nassau County Medical Society
  • Nassau Academy of Medicine
  • Fellow of the International College of Applied Nutrition
  • Member of the International Academy of Preventative Medicine
  • The American Holistic Medical Association
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Life Member American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Founding Member of FAIM [Foundation for the Advancement of Innovative Medicine( with Dr. Robert Atkins and other colleagues)]
  • Board of Directors and Trustees - FAIM (Foundation for the Advancement of Innovative Medicine)
  • Chairman - American Board of Oxidative Medicine
  • Original Member of Directors - American Board of Oxidative Medicine
  • Board of Directors - American Board of Oxidative Medicine
  • 1954 Optometry Consultant Leroy Hospital - Department of Ophthalmology
  • 1955 Doctoral dissertation on Visual Perceptism for Massachusetts College of Optometry
  • 1955 Visual Consultant - Queens Island Reading Center
  • 1962-1964 Clinical Assistant - Department of Endocrinology - Queens General Hospital
  • 1962-1973 Department of Medicine - Attending Physician - Howard Park General Hospital
  • 1962-1973 Department of Medicine - Attending Physician - Interboro General Hospital
  • 1966-1980 Medical Director: Arvene Medical Center, the largest medical group in Queens - New York
  • 1977 Invited by Romanian Government to study under Dr. Anna Aslin, M.D. at the Geriatric for Clinic for Anti-Aging therapy using GH3
  • 1978 Invited by French and Italian government to study "The healing qualities of water."
  • 1981 Study under Dr. Burzinki's of his methods for treatment of cancer.
  • 1981 Study at the Holistic Hospital, Jamaica West Indies in Metabolic Treatment of Cancer
Author of Best-Selling Books:
  • "Prescription for Long Life" (Also printed in Brazil)
  • "Kurk Clinic for Men" dealing with health aspects of them.
  • Former medical office at Park Avenue, NYC.
  • President of the Lawrence Family Medical Practice
  • Vice-President of Vital Import Export Corporation
  • Vice-President of Vital Health Products
Inventions and Creations:
  • 1988 Created the Kurk Clinic for men pill.
  • 1988 Developer of the Food Replacement weight loss powder.
  • 1989 Created the Total Approach™ basic formula under the request of Schiff Vitamins.™
  • 1992 Created the Total Approach™ Yestrol formula under the request of Schiff Vitamins.™
  • 1993 Created the Grapefruit orange weight loss pill (primary tablet.)
  • 1998 Co-Created the Lavender Health Plus™
  • 1999 Co-Developer with Dr. Vital of the weight loss powder.