Dr. Edward L. Paul, Jr. is widely regarded as one of the world's leading authorities on nutrition and eye disease. He was selected as one of "America's Top Optometrists" in 2002 by the Consumer's Research Council of America. He has been in private practice for 17 years and has treated more than 50,000 patients.
Dr. Paul graduated from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN and completed his internship training at Womack Army Hospital at Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, NC and St. Luke's Eye Institute in Tarpon Springs, FL. In addition to his doctorate in optometry, he also holds a Ph.D. in nutrition. He was a contributing author of the book "Alternative Cures" and serves as a consultant to Rodale, publishers of PREVENTION magazine. Dr. Paul is an accomplished writer, educator, and lecturer. Dr. Paul is a Visiting Professor of Opthalmology at St. Luke's University School of Medicine.
His charitable contributions include service as a medical missionary for the needy in Nicaragua, Belize, and Haiti. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Disability and a Fellow of the Academy of Learning and Developmental Disorders.