Dr. Emily Cooper is Seattle Performance Medicine's founder and Director. She is Board Certified in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine and Obesity Medicine. She has assembled a team of dedicated professionals who are committed to providing the highest level of individualized patient care possible. Their goals are to identify disease, risk factors and physiologic imbalances early, and to implement specific patient-driven strategies to improve overall health and performance. They also provide guidance for patients who feel well and face no current obstacles, but want to improve on the good health they have achieved. Additionally, Seattle Performance Medicine provides specialized care for patients of all ages who struggle with Obesity and Overweight conditions and we specialize in treatment of metabolic syndrome, insulin resistance and Type 2 Diabetes prevention.
Dave Schrader (email) welcomed Dr. Gregory A. Smith, who founded a medical group that focuses on integrative medicine for the treatment of chronic pain and prescription narcotic dependence and addiction. He discussed how powerful pharmaceutical corporations legally manufacture and distribute addictive and often deadly medications with the full authority of the US government. In the first hour, Dr. Emily Cooper talked about treating obesity and diabetes as a disease rather than a behavioral problem with radical life-saving results. ... More »Host: Dave Schrader