About the Author
Dr. Okereke transitioned into integrative and functional medicine to treat her patients using preemptive techniques to help them live the best life possible. Instead of using prescription drugs to treat a constellation of symptoms, Dr. Okereke helps her patients correct the underlying issues at their source.
Dr. Okereke is a firm believer in the notion that the changes brought on by aging can be avoided or slowed with a well-balanced lifestyle.
Phyllis Okereke, MD, earned her medical degree from the University of Nigeria in 1975. After completing her internship, Dr. Okereke fulfilled her Residency in Ophthalmology in 1984. She is an active member of several professional medical organizations, including the Royal College of Ophthalmologists and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Okereke is also recognized as an active member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine, an active member of the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine, and a Senior Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Okereke is a Diplomate of the American Board of Antiaging and Regenerative Medicine and the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine, and a member of the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine. Dr. Okereke currently serves as Board Examiner for the American Board of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine.