Steven Lome D.O. – Founder
A passionate cardiologist reversing heart disease with plants
Dr. Steven Lome is a cardiologist at Rush-Copley in Aurora, IL focusing on preventing and reversing heart disease with plant based nutrition and other lifestyle changes.
Dr. Lome is the founder/author of HeartStrong.com, a free website to teach people the power of plant based diets and lifestyle changes to prevent and reverse chronic diseases.
Read Dr. Lome’s Forks Over Knives article detailing how he fell into two traps: The standard American Diet (SAD) and practicing standard western medicine ignoring diet and lifestyle. He successfully lost 100 pounds making many mistakes along the way. He now has a strong commitment to helping others overcome their unhealthy lifestyle habits seeing the power of lifestyle medicine personally and within his family. Hear his powerful story straight from Dr. Lome him during this interview on the Ian Cramer Podcast.
Dr. Lome holds board certifications in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiac CT, Nuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography, Vascular Medicine, he is a registered vascular technologist (R.V.T.) and a registered physicain in vascular interpretation (R.P.V.I.).
As a member of the Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine, Dr. Lome has stood along slide Dr. Neal Barnard helping to change legisltation and policies to improve nutrition in America. He is the founder of the Chicagoland Plant Based Nutrition Movement and continues to show a never ending passion to fight chronic diseases with plants.
Dr. Lome enjoys running, swimming and his family. His wife Helen is a dedicated plant based family physician and together they have 6 plant based children.