Meet Your Physician, Dr. Kenneth Woliner M.D.

Dr. Kenneth N. Woliner, M.D. has been practicing medicine since 2000 throughout Florida.

Since he started practicing, Dr. Woliner has built his reputation in medicine around alternative therapies that balance the natural with the modern day pharmaceuticals.

His evidence-based use of complementary and alternative therapies such as diet, vitamins, herbals and natural hormones have led him to help hundreds of patients suffering from thyroid, obesity, diabetes, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, and menopause.

LICENSE / CERTIFICATION

  • Florida Board of Medicine – April 2000, valid through January 31, 2017
  • American Board of Family Medicine (ABMS) – July 2000, Re-certified August 2007 and 2013; valid through Dec 31, 2017
  • Board Certified Integrative Medicine (ABPS) – Certified February 5, 2015, valid through December 31, 2023
  • American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine – Certified 1997; Recertified November 2013
  • Institute for Functional Medicine Certification Program – Certified November 2013
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida – Qualified as an expert witness, October 11, 2013.

ASSOCIATIONS

  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Voluntary Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health, Appointed, January 17 2013.
  • West Boca Medical Center, appointed August 28, 2009; Vice-Chair, CME Committee, Sept 2011 – Present
  • American Thyroid Association, July 2013 – 2014
  • Florida Academy of Family Practice, 2013 – Present; Government relations Committee, January 2014 – Present
  • American Academy of Family Practice, 1993 – 2004; 2013 – Present
  • Palm Beach County Medical Association, 2010 – present, Board Member 2011 – 2012
  • Florida Medical Association, 2010 – present, Delegate 2011, 2012
  • Institute of Functional Medicine, 1999 – Present; Faculty, Endocrine Advanced Practice Module. “Re-establishing Hormonal Balance in the Hypothalamic, Pituitary, Adrenal, Thyroid, and Gonadal Axis”, July 2011
  • American Academy of Family Physicians, 2013 – Present

PRESENTATIONS

  • “Natural Hormone Replacement for Women” – Perianesthesia Nurses Association of Broward Annual Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, March 8, 2014
  • Natural Dessicated Thyroid (NDT): A Victim of the “Tomato Effect”? – Poster Presentation – American Thyroid Association 83rd Annual Meeting, October 16 – 20, 2013 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
  • “How to write a diet prescription” – Florida Atlantic University Schmidt College of Medicine, Boca Raton, FL, March 23, 2012
  • “The hCG Hoax” – Broward County Dietetics Association, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, March 2, 2012
  • “Thyroid hormone resistance (Refetoff Syndrome) as a cause of weight gain.” – American Society of Bariatric Physicians, 58th Annual Obesity Conference, Tampa, FL September 24-27, 2008.
  • “Syndrome X – An Integrative Approach” – American Holistic Medical Association, Philadelphia, PA, May 2006

PUBLICATIONS

  • Woliner, KN. Nutritional Supplements and Treatment of Osteoarthritis. American Family Physician Mar 1, 2001; 63(5):854.

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Solo Practice – April 2002 – Present
    Holistic Family Medicine, LLC – Boca Raton, FL
  • Staff Physician – January 2002 – September 2002
    C.L.S.C./ Intermed Clinic – Hallandale, FL
  • Staff Physician – September 2000 – December 2001
    Family Medical Specialist, Inc. – Orlando, FL

RESIDENCY

  • Family Medicine – July 1998 – June 2000 University of Connecticut – Asylum Hill Family Practice – Hartford, CT

INTERNSHIP

  • Transitional Year – July 1997 – June 1998
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center –
    Shadyside Hospital – Pittsburgh, PA

EDUCATION

  • University of South Florida College of Medicine (Tampa, FL)
    Doctor of Medicine – May 1997
    Public Sector Medicine Award – April 1997
  • Cornell University College of Human Ecology (Ithaca, NY)
    B.S. Nutritional Science – May 1992
    Dean’s List Hazel Hauck Scholarship – 1991
    Kappa Delta Rho Fraternity Academic Scholarship – 1991
    New York State Regents Scholarship – 1988