Dr. Tumi Johnson, M.D. is a physician, dancer, and poet.
She is board certified in Internal Medicine, a diplomate of the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine, and became an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at NYU in 2011. She has been a yoga practitioner for over 20 years and completed Yoga teacher training with Yogaworks in 2012. A graduate of the Institute of Integrative Nutrition, Dr. Johnson also has extensive nutrition expertise and served in West Africa as a Doctors Without Borders field doctor.
Her holistic medical practice is focused on helping people identify the underlying causes of their health issues. She then uses her expertise to offer individualized holistic regimens that support people in achieving and sustaining their most vibrant well-being. Through her plant-based health plans, she has had many patients heal issues ranging from diabetes to hormonal imbalances to persistent weight challenges.
As a dancer, Dr. Johnson creates and performs dance pieces crafted from original poetry, that are intended to help the healing process of those who witness the dance. Her dances have been performed in southern France, Haiti, West Africa, Asia, and throughout the U.S.