Dr. Travis Stork is an Emmy-nominated host of the award-winning talk show The Doctors, and a board-certified emergency medicine physician. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Duke University as a member of Phi Beta Kappa and earned his Doctor of Medicine degree with honors from the University of Virginia, being elected into the prestigious honor society of Alpha Omega Alpha for outstanding academic achievement.
Dr. Stork never intended to be in front of the cameras, but after being approached by a casting director, he was selected in 2005 to appear as The Bachelor, which was filmed that season in Paris, France. Although his appearance did not lead to an engagement, he credits that experience with teaching him the power of television. For the past decade, based on his experiences as an emergency medicine physician, he has used his platform to teach people simple methods to prevent illness before it happens with the goal of maximizing the enjoyment of a healthy life.
Dr. Stork is a New York Times #1 best-selling author of The Doctor’s Diet, The Doctor’s Diet Cookbook, The Lean BellyPrescription and The Doctor Is In: A 7-Step Prescription for Optimal Wellness. His latest book is The Lose Your Belly Diet– Change Your Gut, Change Your Life, was released in December 2016.
The Doctors won the 2010 Emmy Award for Outstanding Talk Show/Informative and has been nominated six times in the category. In addition, Dr. Stork and his co-hosts received consecutive Emmy nominations for Outstanding Talk Show Host in 2011 and 2012.