Anthony Dugarte

Dr. Anthony Dugarte, a native of Cleveland, Ohio, has achieved success both in sports and academics. He earned a B.S. in Exercise Physiology from Kent State University, graduating Cum Laude on a full athletic scholarship. During his time at Kent State, Dr. Dugarte was a member of the Golden Flash Football Team and received Academic All-American Honors as a defensive lineman. Currently, he serves as the Research Fellow for the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minnesota.

With over 8 years of experience as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, certified through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, Dr. Dugarte has made significant contributions to the field of diet and weight-loss. His research has been published on reputable platforms such as, Ora Informatics, Healio, and more.

Dr. Dugarte’s personal journey with weight loss after his college football days was challenging, but through implementing a strict workout and diet regimen, he was able to achieve a remarkable 17% reduction in body weight. He has shared his expertise in diet and weight-loss through medically-reviewed or written articles for His articles provide valuable insights and information on achieving and maintaining a healthy lifestyle through diet and weight management.