More about Dr. Volker Schmiedel

Here you can learn more about our scientific advisory board member Dr. Volker Schmiedel


  • Specialist for physical and rehabilitative medicine
  • Specialization in holistic medicine and the field of naturopathy
  • 20 years chief physician in the internal department of the Habichtswaldklinik in Kassel
  • since 2015 he has been working as a doctor in the holistic outpatient clinic Paramed in Baar (Switzerland)
  • Advanced training leader for “naturopathy” of the Medical Week
  • Co-editor of the journal “Erfahrungsheilkunde” and the “Leitfaden Naturheilkunde
  • Author of a variety of naturopathic books both for therapists and lay people:
    • Manual naturopathy
    • Fit and healthy with vital substances
    • Quickstart Nutrient Therapy (you can find more on the homepage below)
  • Expert in Omega 3 and Omega 6 fatty acids and vitamin D (here our interview with him)
  • You can find out more about Volker Schmiedel on his homepage. Here he also gives exciting tips and you can subscribe to his naturopathic newsletter: