The Team Verywell Health byline on an article indicates a collaborative effort from our in-house team. In some cases, several writers and editors contribute to an article over the years. These collaborations are intended to bring you the most accurate and comprehensive information.
Team Verywell Health is an experienced group of health and medical editors and journalists with advanced degrees and a passion for creating accurate, authoritative health content. We’ve worked at legacy publishers, non-profits, major healthcare media companies, academic publishing houses, online health communities, and some of the biggest news companies in the U.S.
Here is our current editorial staff:
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.