Datis Kharrazian, DC, DHSc, MS, MNeuroSci, is one of the most sought-after educators and clinicians in natural medicine, laboratory analysis, and nutrition. Dr. Kharrazian’s first book, Why Do I Still have Thyroid Symptoms?, quickly became the best-selling thyroid book. His book created an international explosion of interest in his detailed review of the scientific literature regarding thyroid disease and his clinical model of patient management. Hundreds of positive testimonials have been received globally from patients and doctors worldwide. Dr. Kharrazian’s second book, Why Isn’t My Brain Working?, also became a national best seller and has received positive international feedback.
Dr. Kharrazian is on the editorial board with Functional Neurology, Rehabilitation, and Ergonomics. Dr. Kharrazian is also an adjunct faculty member for Bastyr University California, where he teaches neuroscience, neuroanatomy, and human brain dissection. He is currently teaching postgraduate education courses that are approved for continuing education by the University of Bridgeport and a part of the teaching curriculum for the Functional Medicine program at Loma Linda University School of Medicine.
Dr. Kharrazian earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of the State of New York and his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Southern California University of Health Sciences. He has earned a Master of Science degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport, a Master of Neurological Sciences from the Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies, and a Doctor of Health Science degree from Nova Southeastern University.
Dr. Kharrazian has completed many postgraduate specialty programs and has been board certified in numerous specialties that include Diplomate of the Board of Nutrition Specialists, Diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Nutrition, Diplomate of the Chiropractic Board of Clinical Nutrition, Diplomate of the American Board of Chiropractic Neurology, and Diplomate of the International Board of Applied Kinesiology.
He has earned several fellowships, including Fellow of the American Board of Vestibular Rehabilitation, Fellow of the American Academy of Chiropractic Physicians, Fellow of the International Academy of Functional Neurology and Rehabilitation, and Fellow of the American College of Functional Neurology.
Dr. Kharrazian was recognized by his peers and awarded the Clinician Trailblazer award at the 2010 Annual Conference of Functional Neurology. He was also given a special recognition award by the International Association of Functional Neurology and Rehabilitation for his contributions to the field of neurology in 2011.