KE Journal

Introducing Dr. Eric C. Westman, Chair of the KE Diet Scientific Advisory Board

Meet Dr. Eric C. Westman, MD, MHS, and Chair of the KE Diet® Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Westman is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Duke University Health System in Durham, NC, and Director of the Duke Lifestyle Medicine Clinic. At Duke, he specializes in disease prevention, as well as the treatment of obesity, diabetes, and tobacco dependence. Dr. Westman is the current President of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians, a well-respected organization of physicians specializing in weight loss and the treatment of obesity. He is an internationally-known expert on low carbohydrate nutrition and ketogenic diets, and a sought-after lecturer on these important topics.

Dr. Westman is co-author of The New Atkins For A New You: The Ultimate Diet for Shedding Weight and Feeling Great, and author of A Low Carbohydrate, Ketogenic Diet Manual.

Dr. Eric C. Westman Chair of the KE Diet Scientific Advisory Board

Dr. Eric C. Westman
Chair of the KE Diet
Scientific Advisory Board

I am excited to participate in the scientific development of this medically supervised diet; I believe the KE Diet offers an important addition to any weight loss program designed to treat obesity,” said Dr. Westman. “Clinical results from 167 patients at Dr. Oliver Di Pietro’s Miami clinic show the KE Diet to be a safe and effective 10-day treatment to jumpstart long-term lifestyle changes.

We are honored to have Dr. Westman on the KE team! We invite you to learn more about the KE Diet by reading the transformation stories and viewing the videos about some of our patients whose lives have been forever changed.


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Watch Dr. Westman’s video on The New Atkins Ketogenic Diet for Weight Loss and Health.