A native of South Africa, where he received his MD and PhD degrees, Dr. David Lipschitz is one of the best known geriatricians in the United States. Consistently ranked as one of the ‘best doctors in America’, Dr. Lipschitz is affectionately known by his patients and on television as Dr. David. He is currently the medical director and practices in the Healthy Aging and Memory Centers at Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton, Arkansas
Dr. David aims to educate people about aging, empowering people with the tools to live longer, happier, and healthier lives. As Dr. David will tell you “There is nothing an older person cannot do.”
As part of his ongoing mission to empower the public, Dr. David has a nationally syndicated column, “Life Long Health.” and a 26-part award-winning program on the PBS network entitled “Aging Successfully with Dr. David.” He has also written two books, “Breaking The Rules of Aging” and “Dr. David’s First Health Book of More (Not Less),” both of which have been widely acclaimed.
You can watch Dr. David on his own TV program, the Dr. David Show on Fridays at 12:30 PM on KARK, Channel 4, where he answers questions from the viewers. Additionally Dr. David is also featured on a Health News segment on the 5PM news on Fridays and has appeared on national television including the TODAY Show and CBS Sunday Morning with Charles Osgood. As if that wasn’t enough, Dr. Lipschitz also has a weekly medical radio show on KARN-AM called “ReCenter Your Life”, which is broadcast live on 102.9FM from KARN.
Can’t wait until Friday? Watch his series of Healthy Aging guidance videos now on Saline Memorial’s YouTube Channel.