Agora Health Limited was founded to bring together doctors, scientists and health professionals from across the whole spectrum of modern disciplines. We believe that alternative and mainstream medicine both have tremendous value.
True health breakthroughs are only achieved when experts of all viewpoints work together. This is reflected in the diversity of our team of experts. Together, we aim to provide you with definitive solutions to all of your health concerns…
Our Panel of Experts are:
Dr John Briffa, a renowned health expert, prize-winning graduate of University College London School of Medicine and previous winner of the Health Journalist of the Year in the UK, Dr. Briffa is not only a practising doctor, author and international speaker, but also a leading authority on the impact of nutrition and other lifestyle factors on health and illness, including heart disease. His recent books include: ‘Waist Disposal: The ultimate fat loss manual for men’ and ‘Escape The Diet Trap’.
|Dr Marios Kyriazis (MD, MSc, MIBiol, CBiol, DGM)
Dr Kyriazis is one of the UK’s leading anti-ageing experts. He works in private practice and has postgraduate qualifications in the science of ageing from the University of London and the Royal College of Physicians, and uses both conventional and complementary therapies.
|Marcus Webb, BSc(Hons) Ost Med, DO, ND, MRN, PGCert (Osteoporosis), MIBiol, CBiolA - Marcus Webb is a naturopath and osteopath with over 20 years experience in the field of complementary medicine. He is a Member of the General Osteopathic Council, General Council and Register of Naturopaths, British Medical Acupuncture Society, Chartered member of Institute of Biology, and Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine. He has written numerous health books including The Herbal Companion, The Herbal Bible and Healing Touch.|
|Martin Hum (PhD, DHD) - Martin Hum PhD DHD is a qualified nutritional therapist with 20 years’ experience, who has written on health and nutrition issues for national magazines and has been a regular contributor to the Health Sciences Institute newsletter for many years. He is currently Chairman of the Institute for Optimum Nutrition (ION) – the leading training establishment for nutritional therapist – and editor of Optimum Nutrition magazine.|
|Dr Michael Perring (MB BChir FCP(SA) DPM UKCP Registered Psychotherapist)
Dr Perring is a General Practitioner with a special interest in nutrition, sexual medicine and healthy ageing. He is currently Medical Director of the Optimal Health of Harley Street clinic and is co-author of Get Fit Feel Fantastic.
|Paula Bartimeus (DHD) Paula is a trained nutritional therapist and health writer, who has worked in the field of nutrition for over two decades. For eight years she was editor of Optimum Nutrition magazine published by the Institute for Optimum Nutrition and now works as a freelance writer and editor, specialising in natural foods, wholefood cookery and nutraceuticals.|
|Robin Shepherd (DO) - Robin is a qualified Osteopath and expert in pain-relief therapy. Since graduating from The British School of Osteopathy in 1990 he has taught at post-and undergraduate levels to both osteopaths and medics, whilst also running a busy private practice in Surrey. He specialises in a treatment called Intra Muscular Stimulation for chronic pain relief. Currently sits on the board of the General Osteopathic Council, their Investigating and Communication committees and is chairman of the International Affairs Committee|
|Chanchal Cabrera (MNIMH, AHG)
Chanchal Cabrera is a medical herbalist, clinical aromatherapist and nutritional counsellor in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Publishes widely in professional journals and lectures internationally on medical herbalism.
|Christina D. Howard (MA, MPhil, FRSM, MBANT, VIA, RWNTR)
Christina has 15 years of expertise in the field of clinical nutrition and functional medicine, including dealing with prostate cancer, diseases of the urinary and the reproductive tract, cardiovascular problems and leukaemia. Christina has written and lectured extensively on a wide range of health matters and she is a regular contributor to various nutritional and medical journals
|Michael van Straten (DO, ND, DipAc.) Michael is a qualified Osteopath, Naturopath and Acupuncturist, with a special interest in nutritional therapy, women’s problems, hypertension, heart disease and ME. He has written 40 books including the international bestsellers Super Juice and Super Herbs. He also appears regularly on television and radio.|