Mali Schantz-Feld

Mali Schantz-Feld

Freelance Medical Writer


Dental Health, Medical Research


Brookyn College of the City University of New York, Long Island University at C.W. Post


Keeping you informed on health topics brings me boundless satisfaction and fulfillment.My life's work has been writing articles that can help you understand your bodies and stay healthy by making the right choices. If I can change just one person's life for the better through this information, then I have impacted the world in a positive way! Thank you for reading. It is truly an honor to be a part of the Verywell Health team.   

— Mali Schantz-Feld


Mali Schantz-Feld is a former writer with Verywell. For over 25 years, she has written for doctors, dentists, consumers, and companies. Her focus is on reaching the public with comprehensive and accurate medical information in an easy-to-read, informative style so that readers can make advised choices for maintaining their health. She has written articles on orthopedics, sports medicine, physical therapy, cardiology, radiology, cosmetic surgery, ophthalmology, oncology, pharmaceuticals, dentistry, surgery, audiology, and women's health issues. Mali has also written two books on drugs for the teen audience: Understanding Drugs: Sleep Drugs and Understanding Drugs: Over-the-Counter Drugs.

Writing on medical and dental subjects is Mali's passion and talent. She approaches each topic with professionalism and dedication to providing compelling and well-researched information that can help readers understand and maintain their health and quality of life. She says, "If my article changes one person's medical or dental experience for the better, I have achieved my primary goal!"


Mali has a Master of Arts degree from Long Island University at C.W. Post and a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Brooklyn College of the City University of New York.

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