Zak Hourmouzis, MD

Zak did his undergraduate training at Case Western Reserve University, majoring in biochemistry. He went on to graduate from Northeast Ohio Medical University to earn his MD in 2013. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at Summa Akron City Hospital in 2016 and has been practicing Emergency Medicine in Columbus since then.

His original interest in plant-based nutrition was initiated by his wife, Nina, who is an internal medicine physician, in 2016. Since then, they have stayed up to date on current literature in plant-based nutrition. They have both practiced and impressed the importance of it on to their patients.

Zak has gone on to be a co-founder of Beyond Medicine Clinic, which teaches plant-based nutrition, along with other lifestyle habits, to prevent and reverse chronic disease.