Lee M. Schwalben, M.D., J.D. - Chief Medical Science Advisor

Dr. Lee M. Schwalben is a doctor of internal medicine and trusted Chief Medical Officer for Nature’s Lab. He is certified by the National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Schwalben was born and raised in New York City. He obtained his undergraduate degree at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY and attended medical school at SUNY-Downstate, where he earned his M.D. Dr. Schwalben shared his medical knowledge across various roles from practitioner to director in New Jersey and Louisiana, advocating for patient wellness and nutrition. After practicing medicine for over a decade, Dr. Schwalben moved back to NY to care for his parents and attended St. John’s School of Law, where he earned his J.D.

While in practice, Dr. Schwalben developed an interest in the role of nutrients in aging and in various disease processes. Today, he acts as an advocate for individuals in personal injury law focusing on plaintiff medical malpractice. Additionally, he shares his knowledge and expertise with Nature’s Lab, conducting research, compiling articles, and delivering health and wellness recommendations to our valued customers.

Bar Admissions: LA, 2006;  NY, 2008; FL, 2005, inactive.
Medical Licenses: NY, 1986, active; LA, 1993, active; NJ, 1987, expired.
Board Certifications:  American Board of Internal Medicine (1989).
National Board of Medical Examiners (1986).

Education:

 Legal:  J.D., 2004, St. John’s University, School of Law, Jamaica, NY.

 Medical:  M.D., 1985, SUNY-Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY.

 Undergraduate:  B.A., 1979, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY.

 Post-Graduate Medical: 
Internal Medicine, 1986-1989, St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ.; 
OBGYN, 1985-1986, Nassau County Medical Center, East Meadow, NY.