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Dr. Russ L’HommeDieu, DPT

Dr. Russ L’HommeDieu is one of the most respected weight loss and personal success coaches in New York City and the Hamptons. “Doc Russ”– Is not only a Doctor of Physical Therapy, he is a “real world” expert on weight loss. He has lost over 200 pounds and has been maintaining it for over 10 years!

As a former stand-up comedian and magician, Doc Russ is also an accomplished speaker and trainer. He has appeared on the Dr. Oz show and has been interviewed on the Oprah Radio Network. His extensive speaking credits include The Harvard Institute of Lifestyle Medicine, The Harvard Practical Approaches to the Treatment of Obesity Symposium, JCC Manhattan, The Hartford Hospital and the U.S. Veterans Administration. If you are a member of the media, or if you would like to have Doc Russ liven up and MOTIVATE your next meeting or special event you can email media@loseweightforgood.org or call our media relations company at (805) 852-2015 and a representative will get back to you within 24 hours.

Education & Accolades

  • B.S. In Health Science
  • M.A. in Physical Therapy
  • Doctorate in Physical Therapy
  • American College of Sports Medicine Certified Wellcoach®