Steve Devries, MD

Steve Devries, MD

Northwestern University, USA


Stephen Devries, M.D is a preventive cardiologist and Executive Director of the Gaples Institute for Integrative Cardiology, a nonprofit organization that provides leadership in the field of integrative cardiology through advocacy and education regarding the powerful role of nutrition and lifestyle changes for prevention of heart disease. He is also Associate Professor of Medicine at Northwestern University.


Dr. Devries received Cardiovascular subspecialty training at Washington University in St. Louis and later completed a Fellowship in Integrative Medicine with Dr. Andrew Weil at the University of Arizona.


Dr. Devries previously wrote a weekly column, “Heart Beat”, in the Chicago Sun-Times. He authored What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Cholesterol (Warner Wellness, 2007) and co-edited the textbook Integrative Cardiology (Oxford University Press, 2010).


Dr. Devries has been voted by his peers many years over as one of the “Best Doctors in America” and lectures nationally on integrative approaches to prevention of heart disease.