Medical Professionals Board
Members of the ASEA Medical Professionals Board provide advice, guidance and their professional voice to our company and aid in our understanding of furthering the mission of ASEA based on their medical background and experience. Board members provide ongoing cutting-edge counsel to update and enhance the effectiveness of ASEA wellness products. We are proud to have the advice and guidance of the members listed below — all of whom are leaders in the field of medicine, health, and wellness.
Dr. David Silverman, D.P.M.
With a DPM from William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine and post-graduate training at New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Dr. David Silverman now brings his expertise to ASEA’s Medical Professionals Board. He was a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, Maryland Podiatric Medical Association, and American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine. Dr. Silverman was also a diplomate of American College of Foot Surgery and American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine as well as a fellow of the American College of Foot Surgeons and the American Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine.
Dr. Ahvie Herskowitz
Dr. Herskowitz’s training includes a medical degree from The Albert Einstein College of Medicine, residencies in anatomic pathology and internal medicine, and fellowship training in cardiology at The Johns Hopkins Medical Center. During his 12 years at Johns Hopkins, he became Associate Professor of Medicine and Immunology and Molecular Microbiology. He has served in leadership roles in many health organizations, including Head of Research at the Ischemia Research and Education Foundation and Chairman of the Board of Directors for iRND3, an organization that discovers new medicines for rare and neglected diseases. In 2010, he formed Anatara Medicine, an integrative medicine team approach towards treatment and prevention of vascular, immunologic and difficult chronic diseases including cancer. He is also Founder of the San Francisco Stem Cell Treatment Center and Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California at San Francisco.
Dr. Foster R. Malmed, D.C., P.C.
With over three decades of experience as a doctor of chiropractic and a certified applied kinesiologist, Dr. Malmed is the past director of chiropractic education at Comfortfit Labs Orthotics. He practiced for five and a half years in a New York Hospital, one of a select number of chiropractors in the country to have done so. His B.A. is from Syracuse University in New York, and his doctor of chiropractic degree is from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. He has been a member of the American Chiropractic Association, the International Chiropractic Association, and the New York State Chiropractic Association. Dr. Malmed is a diplomate of the Chiropractic Board of Examiners, and he is now an integral part of a multi-disciplinary team of healthcare practitioners in a physical medicine, rehab, and wellness center. He is thrilled to be a member of the ASEA Medical Professionals Board so that much of his focus in the future will be helping to share the message of ASEA’s redox signaling technology.
Dr. Maureen Hayes, M.D.
Maureen Hayes, M.D., has been a medical doctor for more than 25 years. She is double board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in both general anesthesiology and pain management. She is also credentialed in Age Management Medicine through AMMEF and certified in acupuncture by the Helms Medical Institute. Dr. Hayes most recently served as an assistant professor in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. Prior experience includes serving as chief of the Department of Anesthesiology at Marlborough Hospital in Marlborough, Massachusetts, part of the University of Massachusetts system. She also served as a staff anesthesiologist at two hospitals in the Harvard University Health System in both Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Hayes received her medical degree at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina. She is currently an active member of the AMMG, the AMA, and the ASA. She is also a highly sought-after speaker and lecturer.
Dr. Karl V. Smith, D.C.
Dr. Karl Smith has been in private practice since 1991. He is a doctor of chiropractic and owner of University Chiropractic in Spokane, WA. He has completed 120 hour post-graduate Chiropractic Certificate in spinal trauma with a minimum of 25 hours continuing education annually since 1991.
Dr. Stan Gardner, M.D.
Dr. Stan Gardner is a licensed physician in two states and is certified in multiple disciplines. He is trained in oxygen proficiency, allergy desensitization, electrodermal testing, frequency specific microcurrent, electroanalgesia, and thermography. Professional affiliations include American College for Advancement in Medicine, American Academy of Environmental Medicine, and American College of Nutrition. Dr. Gardner is also a lecturer and author.
Shawn Burke, P.T.A, CPT
With nearly three decades in physical therapy and sports medicine, Shawn Burke is CEO and founder of WITH PERFORMANCE Center and is a strength, conditioning and performance specialist for high school athletics. He holds three associates degrees: applied science, development, and physical therapy assisting, and is a certified personal trainer in fitness, nutrition, aquatic therapy, and rehab. As an avid athlete, Shawn was ranked fourth in the nation on the all-Army wrestling team and holds multiple age group triathlon records.