A plant-based diet is a diet centered around vegetables, fruits, whole grains, beans, lentils, peas, nuts, and seeds. It minimizes or avoids animal foods, sweets, and highly processed foods.

The Plant-Based Lifestyle Medicine Program is now available at:

  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue
  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Kings County

It will be implemented at these additional sites this year:

  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst
  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi
  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln
  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Woodhull
  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health, Vanderbilt​


Learn more about the Plant-Based Lifestyle Medicine Program.

By Phone

  • Agency: NYC Health + Hospitals
  • Division: Plant-Based Lifestyle Medicine Program
  • Phone Number: (347) 507-3695
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 6 PM

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