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Dr. Scott Nass, M.D.

Hospitalist

Dr. Scott Nass M.D. is a top Family Practitioner in West Covina, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Scott Nass M.D. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Scott Nass M.D. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Scott Nass M.D. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In West Covina, CA, Dr. Scott Nass M.D. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
9 years Experience
Dr. Scott Nass, M.D.
  • West Covina, CA
  • David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
  • Accepting new patients

How can I bring down my cholesterol levels?

Statins can lower your cholesterol, but they do not offer much benefit to your overall health if you aren’t making other efforts like increasing your physical activity (which can READ MORE
Statins can lower your cholesterol, but they do not offer much benefit to your overall health if you aren’t making other efforts like increasing your physical activity (which can itself lower cholesterol and improve outcomes) and making optimal nutritional choices. An evidence-based alternative to statins for most people is a whole food plant-based diet. Not just going vegetarian or vegan, a whole food plant-based diet provides total nutrition with cholesterol-lowering, anti-inflammatory foods that improve overall health and well-being. When it’s so easy to prescribe pills, many providers don’t have the time to educate themselves on the benefits that foods can offer, so you may need to do some research yourself. A good place to start is the free quick start guide at https://plantricianproject.org/admin/resources/tpp-quickstart-guide-fnl.pdf.