Nana Kwaku Opare, MD, MPH, CA


Dr. Opare earned his BS degree in Food, Nutrition and Dietetics and a Masters of Public Health from UC Berkeley . He earned his Medical Degree at UC San Francisco and his Certificate in Acupuncture at the San Francisco College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.

Opare practiced in the San Francisco Bay Area from the mid 80s until 2006, coming to Atlanta in 2006. Dr. Opare has extensive experience in allopathic/oriental primary care and emergency medicine, osteopathic manual medicine, fasting and addiction medicine. He can quickly comprehend and analyze your specific needs with your specific medical challenges in mind. He is one of the few practitioners of integrated East/West medicine with professional training in Nutrition. He is one of an even smaller community of adepts of Traditional Chinese medicine that endorse vegan and raw vegan diets.

Dr. Opare says “My practice/life work is informed by spirit. I am in close contact with the God within. I am profoundly spiritual and understand we all have the innate and inborn ability to heal all illnesses, dis-eases, and injuries, limited only by our belief system and thoughts. I see my role as a guide who helps you reconnect with, regain faith in and empower your divinely given instinctual and intuitive healing wisdom/intelligence.”

Rule Book And User Guide For Healthy LivingHe is the author of The Rule Book And User Guide For Healthy Living: Common Sense For Black Folks Who Are Sick And Tired Of Being Sick And Tired. It is a guidebook for those who are ready to step off the beaten track of ever-increasing disease, medications and procedures, and instead take the path toward greater health and vitality. It is available in our store.

Dr. Opare is the President and Medical Director of Opare Institute.

2 Comments on “Nana Kwaku Opare, MD, MPH, CA

Pamela Breezeatl Ekstrom
10/24/2020 at 4:04 pm

Hi, I tried to open the link to purchase the book, The Rule Book And User Guide For Healthy Living: Common Sense For Black Folks Who Are Sick And Tired Of Being Sick And Tired, but I received a message saying “page not found.” If this book is available I would love to purchase it as a gift for my daughter and son in law.
Pam Breezeatl

Ama Opare
10/24/2020 at 4:27 pm

Thank you for the heads up Pamela! The link has been updated. I hope your daughter and son-in-law enjoy it!


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