About the Author
Melina Jampolis, M.D., is a board-certified internist and physician nutrition specialist (one of only 200 in the country). She specializes exclusively in nutrition for weight loss and disease prevention and treatment. A graduate of Tufts University and Tufts School of Medicine, she completed her residency in internal medicine at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, a Stanford University teaching hospital. Dr. Jampolis hosted a ten-episode diet program on the Discovery Network's FIT-TV called Diet Doctor. She is currently in private practice with offices in San Francisco and Burlingame.