Understanding clinical disorders such as hepatitis helps patients and readers to know what they are facing from a medical and personal standpoint.
Naheed Ali, MD, PhD, is a former writer for Verywell Health covering hepatitis. He is the author of several books, including Understanding Hepatitis: An Introduction for Patients and Caregivers.
He currently works the chief operating officer of the Golden Gate Institute for Integrative Medicine.
Naheed Ali received a biology degree and later went on to earn his medical degree in 2008 from the Sind Medical College at the University of Karachi.
In 2013, he earned a Doctor of Philosophy degree in holistic health.
Verywell Health is an award-winning online resource for reliable, understandable, and up-to-date health information on the medical topics that matter most to you. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 300 million readers annually.
Our editorial team includes writers, editors, and fact checkers who make sure our information is clear, accurate, and useful so you can make confident choices about your health.
Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, from physicians to medical journalists to patients/patient advocates. These individuals are specifically selected for their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.
Our team of qualified and experienced fact checkers provide a critical step in our commitment to content integrity. Fact checkers rigorously review articles for accuracy, relevance, and timeliness. We use only the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations.