Carolyn Dean, M.D., N.D.

Dr. Carolyn Dean is a medical doctor, naturopathic doctor, herbalist, acupuncturist, nutritionist, lecturer, consultant, and author and coauthor of 30 health books.

Medical Director of the Nutritional Magnesium Association
Medical Director of


Carolyn Dean, M.D., N.D.
Doctor of the Future Publications
PO Box 2091
Kihei, Hawaii 96753-8240, USA


1973 B.Sc., Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
1973-4 Premedical, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
1974-7 Medical School, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
1977-8 Fourth year Clerkship, McMaster University, Ontario
1978 M.D., Dalhousie University (top third of class)
1978-9 Internship, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
1996 C.N. Certified Dietitian-Nutritionist
1997 N.D. (Naturopathic Doctor), Ontario College of Naturopathic Medicine (Attained 1981, Conferred 1997)
1997 Medical Acupuncture, UCLA-Dr. Joseph Helms
1997-2000 Chinese Herbal Medicine-Intensive Study with Jeffrey Yuen plus Transcribing and Editing for Publication
2007-present Total Biology with Dr. Gilbert Renaud
2009-present Doctor of the Future Publications

Ongoing Education

2009-present Ongoing work with iON.
1979-present Ongoing study and research in Homeopathic-Acupuncture, Acupuncture, Anti-Aging Techniques, BEST Technique, Bowen Technique, EFT, Chelation Therapy, Herbology, Homeopathy, Hydrotherapy, Jungian Psychotherapy, Manual Therapy, Neurolinguistics, Nutrition, Physical Medicine, Total Biology, Law of Attraction.
1997-2000 Intensive study with Jeffrey Yuen, Taoist priest and Chinese medicine scholar.
1979-98 Annual seminars by Jeffery Bland Ph.D. on Nutrition.
1993 Apprenticeship with Dr. Walter Fischman in Chinese Herbal Medicine, Acupuncture, Homeopathy and Preparation of MIHR Formulas.
1990 Trained in the MIHR Technique (Magnetically Influenced Homeopathic Remedies).

Work Experience

2009-present Doctor of the Future Publications
2009-present Medical Director The Nutritional Magnesium Association
2006-present Wellness Telephone Consulting Practice
2004-present Medical Advisor to Featured on “Ask An Expert” page.
2004-present Associate Editor Total Health for Longevity magazine.
1999-present Advisory Board for Natural Health magazine.
2002-06 Halo Works producing Halo Work Cleanse herbal tinctures and Body Rejuvenation Cleanse Workshops.
1999-2003 Media Consultant and Spokesperson for Weider Publications, Natural Health Magazine.
1999-2001 Collaborating with Jeffrey Yuen, Chinese Scholar and Taoist Priest on writing projects.
1998-present Clinical Research Director of Holeopathic Pharmakeia, Ltd.
1995-98 Consultant for Corsello Centers on the MIHR (Magnetically Influenced Homeopathic Remedies) modality through Whitson Laboratories.
1993-97 Research and Clinical Director of Whitson Laboratories-formulator of herbal, cream and injectable homeopathic remedies.
1979-91 Self-employed as general practitioner in private practice.
1973-74 Part-time Research, Biology Dept., Dalhousie University.
1972 Lab Technician. Mobile Field Unit. Dept. of Environment, Nova Scotia.


2008-present Medical Director Nutritional Magnesium Association
2000-present Board of Directors Marshall McLuhan Institute
2000-06 Board of Governors Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine.
1999-2007 Children’s Movement for Creative Education – Board of Directors
1998-2002 Woman for a Safe Future – Board of Directors
1998-2000 New York Chiropractic College, Associate Professor, Post-Graduate School
1998-2000 Member of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine’s Renaissance in Health Care for the 21st Century Steering Committee
1996-2000 American Medical Women’s Association, Complementary Medicine Task Force

ORGANIZATIONS (past and present)

American Academy of Medical Acupuncture
American Academy of AntiAging Medicine
American Women’s Medical Association
Canadian Acupuncture Foundation
Canadian Holistic Medical Association, Board of Directors
Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Board of Directors
Canadian Orthopedic Medicine Association
Canadian Schizophrenia Association
Candida Research and Information Foundation, Board of Directors
Children’s Movement for Creative Education, Board of Directors
DIVA Foundation, Board of Directors
Elmwood Club
Mount Sinai Hospital Associate Staff
Ontario College of Naturopathic Medicine
Ontario Medical Association

Publications, Presentations, etc. (updated July 2012)