Dr. Rob Carlson

Andlos Preventative Health Care

Health and Longevity - Timeless Aging & Preventive Health Care

Thanks for stopping by my blog – know that you are welcomed! I sincerely hope you find valuable information to keep you healthy, fit and full of energy. No formalities here - my patients call me Dr. Rob.

As a cardiothoracic surgeon who transitioned from surgery to keeping patients off the operating table, my medical interests are wide and varied – with almost all pertaining to preventing diseases.

My practice today focuses on hormone therapy for men and women as I believe this balancing will help manage aging and diseases affecting mankind.

One of the most insidious ingredients we consume that affects all areas of health is sugar. It is such a health destroyer, I spent a long time developing a revolutionary herbal lozenge, Stop‑It™. You can learn more about how to stop sugar cravings here.

Feel free to leave a comment if I can help in any way or visit my clinic, Andlos Preventative Health Care.             Dr. Rob


Then there’s the issue of your insurance premiums increasing because your cholesterol is over 200 and now you’re supposedly at risk for heart disease. Another study, a meta-analysis review of scientific literature was conducted by Dr. Taylor and The Cochrane Collaboration, a prestigious and respected review in the UK. The researchers found no benefit to […]

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In my practice, I evaluate a large number of patients and assist with managing cholesterol levels. Even though I was a heart surgeon for many years, I don’t prescribe statins as I believe heart disease, cancer and diabetes are caused by inflammation – not cholesterol. Two Cases In Point The first patient in her late […]

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Low Testosterone in Women causes depression,low energy and anxiety

I spoke with a 26 year old female, who is 6 months after giving birth to a baby son, and who is presently breast feeding. She is exhausted , depressed , anxious and has zero libido. Her gynecologist’s approach is to talk with her for 6.2 minutes, give her a script for birth control pills […]

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HCG And The “Sarasota Diet” Day 24 – An Appetite Reducing Food that Benefits Your Health – part 2

Day 24: 214.6 HCG Dose: 300 units (.3 cc or the “30” mark on the syringe) Day 15-25 : 300 units Had a long run yesterday, going about 9.5 miles at 2:00 in the afternoon. Yes it was warm, around 80 degrees, but I did well, and despite consuming no carbohydrates before or during the […]

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Dear Editors of the Wellness Letter Special Report from UC Berkeley…ARE YOU KIDDING?!

I was so excited when I saw a link to the Berkeley Wellness Report about Hormone Therapy-Still An Option For Some Women, on my sponsored links for my Gmail account. University of California, Berkeley stands for advancements in medicine, thinking out of the box and demonstrating insightful thought processes. And was I ever disappointed. Whoever […]

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Video: The Amazing Vitamin D3 – Just the Facts

Review of article recently published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, June 2007: Vitamin D and Calcium supplementation reduces cancer risk: results of a randomized trial. Lappe JM, Travers-Gustafson D, Davies KM, Recker RR, Heaney RP Am J Clin Nutr. 2007 Jun;85(6):1586-91 This was a 4 year, population based, double blinded, randomized, placebo controlled […]

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Are You A Sugar Addict?

Robert Carlson, MD, FACS Essentially there are four different types of sugar addictions as described by Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum. I would like to use his categories but make some changes on management and descriptions. The first group is the Type 1 sugar addicts. Do you fit into this group? This group is addicted to energy […]

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The Low Fat Diet or High Carbohydrate diet causes heart disease, diabetes, and obesity.

For decades, high carbohydrate diets (low-fat) have been recommended in order to limit the amount of fat and cholesterol consumed, in the simplistic belief that eating fat will make you fat and eating foods high in cholesterol will cause heart disease. These statements, promulgated by processed food and sugar lobbyists, are so absolutely incorrect. More […]

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Statins – Let the truth set you free

What would you do for 39 billion dollars a year? Not a measly 100 million, but 39 billion dollars? If the entire existence of your company depended on this discovery, what would you do? Would you keep doing research, despite 9 out of ten of the studies proving that your miracle drug doesn’t work? Would […]

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Youthful Skin with Bioidentical Hormone Therapy Bio-Identical Hormones make you look younger

So how much control do you have over how quickly your face ages? You know, sagging cheeks, wrinkles and frown lines? The surprising answer is that you have more control over facial aging than you think. Factors such as divorce, smoking, and the use of anti-depressants dramatically accelerate facial aging. So what is beneficial in […]

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