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Merit-Based Award Bestowed Upon Dr. Turek for the Second Consecutive Year
Beverly Hills, CA – June 30, 2017—Dr. Paul Turek, Director of The Turek Clinics in Beverly Hills and San Francisco, has been named one of the top men’s health bloggers of the year by Healthline, for the second consecutive year.
According to Healthline’s Anna Schaefer, Dr. Turek’s blog ranks among The Best Men’s Health Blogs of the Year after independent editorial review. Schaefer writes that Healthline’s picks, “…set great examples for how to champion your own health and wellness and make healthier decisions in all aspects of your life.”
Dr. Turek’s first blog post was published on February 28, 2009 and highlighted a question he would come back again and again in his research and in clinic practice: Is infertility a biomarker of a man’s present and future health, including diseases like cancer? “It’s an idea that has grown and matured since then to the point now that federal grants are available to study the problem,” says Dr Turek.
In their ‘best blogs’ announcement, Healthline said of his writing, “…we love how Dr. Turek breaks down complicated subjects for both men and their doctors.” When asked how he felt about breaking ground in the blogging world, Dr. Turek, a former professor who has received international acclaim for his teaching and research, stated, “I’m speechless. I just love to write and teach. It warms my heart to know that so many are interested in learning about men’s health issues.”
Dr. Turek’s blogs are published every Monday and cover a wide variety of topics, including male fertility and infertility, contraception sexual health and hormones, and lifestyle and longevity.
The Turek Clinics’ blog and website are independently certified as a source of reliable, ethical health information by Health On the Net Foundation, more commonly known as HONcode—a non-profit, non-governmental organization, accredited by the United Nations.
About Paul Turek, MD, FACS, FRSM
Husband, father, and longboard surfer, Dr. Paul Turek is the world’s leading innovator in male reproductive health. Dr. Turek is founder and director of The Turek Clinics, located in Los Angeles and San Francisco. The practices are “clinical homes for men,” designed to provide state of the art medical treatment to men across the globe. Dr. Turek is a leader in the field, and has been invited to provide critical guidance at The White House and the National Institutes of Health (NIH). A former Professor and Endowed Chair at the University of California San Francisco, Dr. Turek has pioneered innovative techniques for treating male infertility; including Testicular Mapping (also known as Sperm Mapping or FNA Mapping) a modern approach to microdissection — offering training and certification to peers who seek to perfect the technique — and has helped to popularize the No-Scalpel Vasectomy. Dr. Turek has published some of the highest success rates worldwide for vasectomy reversals, even in “older” vasectomies. He sits on the board of several high-profile organizations and is an advisor to the NIH, The White House, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Men’s Health Network, among others. A firm believer in giving back, he donates his time to several worthy causes, including a free clinic for the working uninsured that he helped co-found. In addition to being one of the most popular doctors on online, Dr. Turek blogs weekly about timely medical issues, solutions and innovations at Turek On Men’s Health.