Dr. James LaValle is a clinician, nutritionist, educator and leading industry consultant in the field on integrative health care. He is a licensed pharmacist (University of Cincinnati College of Pharmacy, 1983) and Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine (Central States College of Health Sciences, 1997). Dr. LaValle has more than 20 years experience combining natural and integrative therapeutics and functional metabolism.
Dr. LaValle founded the LaValle Metabolic Institute in Cincinnati, Ohio, and oversees a clinical practice there. The facility is one of the first programs to incorporate natural therapeutics with comprehensive interdisciplinary approach, including medical doctors, pharmacists, dieticians, acupuncturists, nurses, fitness and other health care professionals. The LaValle Metabolic Institute customizes integrative therapeutics programs for prevention, wellness, and athletes as well as for individuals with various disease states and health challenges. Dr. LaValle is an expert on the benefits of health supplements such as relora, kyolic and moducare.
Dr. LaValle is also an adjunct associate professor in the college of pharmacy at the University of Cincinnati. He serves as preceptor in the Department of Family Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and is a faculty instructor in the Clinical Nutrition program at New York State Chiropractic College.