EVEXIAS Health Solutions is honored to welcome Jim LaValle, RPh, CCN, MT, ND (trad) as a member of our 2022 Medical Advisory Board and Leading Educator.
As a practitioner for more than 35 years, Dr. LaValle brings an expansive list of accomplishments and diverse experience to the Board, including receiving the prestigious Natural Products Association Clinician of the Year Award in 2011 for furthering the advancement of Integrative Medicine in the United States.
At his clinics in Fort Worth and Orange County, Dr. LaValle has transformed the lives of thousands of patients with his “metabolic model for health.” He is the founder of Metabolic Code Enterprises, the entity that provides the innovative cloud-based Metabolic Code platform to scores of practitioners and patients. This one-of-a-kind technology allows users a complete report of their health status and guides them through a detailed roadmap toward personal health optimization. His portfolio will expand to include The LaValle Performance Health Center, opening in Austin, Texas in 2023.
He is currently affiliated with George Washington University as a clinical instructor of the Masters of Integrative Medicine Program. Dr. LaValle is the Associated Education Chair for the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, where he has taught for more than a decade, receiving the Faculty of the Year award in 2017.
As an author, Dr. LaValle has penned nearly 40 books, including the bestseller, Cracking the Metabolic Code and his most recent release, Your Blood Never Lies. He has published countless articles and reviews in renowned scientific journals and industry publications. Among his most notable accomplishments as an author, Dr. LaValle founded the NHI On-Demand database and spearheaded the Lexi Comp databases relating to Natural Therapeutics and Drug Induced Nutrient Depletions.
Throughout his career, Dr. LaValle has helped shape the integrative and functional medicine industry. He was named as one the “50 Most Influential Pharmacists” by American Druggist magazine and has since been selected as one of nine individuals to participate in the inaugural Dietary Supplement Education Alliance & Dietary Supplement Information Bureau. He currently serves as the chair of the Steering Committee for the International Peptide Society.
In 2010, he led the launch of the national nutrition education program at Life Time Fitness, the largest publicly traded fitness company in the country. As part of this venture, LaValle lended expertise to the program’s protocol design and product development, impacting 2700 fitness trainers, 20 dietitians, and 1.2 million members. He has also served as lead consultant for multiple top companies including Bayer, CVS, Rite Aid, P&G, Helsin, Thorne Research and more.