Dr. Kimberly Parks is the Medical Director of Synergy Private Health, an integrative medical practice in Chestnut Hill, and a staff cardiologist at Massachusetts General and Newton Wellesley Hospital.
Dr. Parks is a clinician, educator and researcher who is passionate about providing enhanced care using a holistic approach with wellness at its core. Her clinical care uses a western medicine approach but also incorporates the use of “Lifestyle as medicine.” She has received numerous awards in teaching and for her leadership and has lectured nationally and internationally on heart failure and cardiac transplantation. She is now becoming a leader in the field of culinary medicine and lifestyle medicine. She in an investigator in several clinical trials related to culinary medicine and plant-based nutrition and edits a column in the American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine. She directs a plant-based nutrition program for patients with cardiometabolic disease in her outpatient practice in Chestnut Hill.