Alona is a board-certified practitioner of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and Family Medicine Physician specializing in nutrition and lifestyle medicine. Dr. Pulde is lead author of the book, “Keep It Simple, Keep It Whole: Your Guide to Optimum Health.” She also developed the Lifestyle Change Program used for patients in the film “Forks Over Knives,” as well as in her clinic, Exsalus Health & Wellness Center. Drs. Alona Pulde and Matthew Lederman joined Whole Foods Market in 2010 to help found the company’s Wellness Clubs and serve as health and wellness medical experts.