About Michael Hall, MD
Dr. Hall received his medical education at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine in 1994 and was residency trained in New Orleans, Louisiana and Manhattan, New York where he studied internal medicine at Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation and ophthalmic surgery at the highly esteemed Weill Cornell Medical College-The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Hospital for Special Surgery and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. During 2000 he obtained a master’s degree in healthcare policy, law, and management from New York University-Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. In 2004 he went on to complete a community and family medicine residency at Truman Medical Center-Lakewood based in Kansas City, Missouri where he obtained diplomate status with the American Board of Family Medicine.
To pursue his interest in holistic healing, Dr. Hall recently completed fellowships from the Institute of Functional Medicine at the University of Miami-Miller School of Medicine in integrative and functional medicine and acupuncture. He attends many medical conferences each year including the Aspen Institute and the World Society of Interdisciplinary of Aesthetic and Anti-Aging Medicine in Monte Carlo. His goal is to keep you alive and healthy until 120!
Caring for people globally, while working in New Zealand, Dr. Hall organized a relief effort and aided victims of 2004 Boxing Day (December 26, 2004) tsunami by co-founding a medical mission in Sri Lanka. Dr. Hall and Dr. Peter Vann were the progenitors of the Batticaloa Disaster Health Response Team (BDHeaRT) coordinated and maintained by the offices of the Deputy Provincial Director of Health Services (DPDHS).
The objective of BDHeaRT was to provide collaborative medical assistance, WHO, UN and multiple NGO’s, to people in the Batticaloa District of Eastern Sri Lanka affected by the tsunami and its aftermath. His work with the Tamil Tiger militia was recognized by many international institutions, and his team was commissioned by the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs to help establish a peace treaty. Dr. Hall is presently being considered for membership of the Sovereign Order of Malta. He has assisted with the 2010 Haitian earthquake medical efforts and the 2019 Bahamian Hurricane Dorian medical response.
Circling the world and working with many indigenous and native tribes including: Vedda People; Sri Lanka, Te Hauora o teHiku o te Ika Maori Community; Kaitaia, New Zealand, Native Hawaiians; Hana, Maui, Plains Cree Tribe; Havre, Montana, Panawahpskek Tribe; Bangor, Maine, and the Bushmen of Botswana, Africa, Dr. Hall discovered Americans can benefit from stronger social systems, primarily consuming a plant-based diet and seeking more natural and holistic healing remedies. Dr. Hall believes in sharing his knowledge with others while encouraging his patients to find balance in their stressful lives by showing compassion for others and themselves.
In 2001 his book entitled, The American Gentleman, A Contemporary Guide to Chivalry was published and presently he is completing a second book as a “manual” for those interested in reducing the impact of the aging process, which will be available in Fall 2018. Dr. Hall is very active in federal aviation community and is a senior FAA Aviation Medical Examiner of the Miami Beach area, he performs class 1, 2 and 3 medical certifications on airline pilots to beginners. As a US Air Force officer, Dr. Hall is a licensed helicopter private pilot and enjoys flying on the weekends, painting and resides in Miami Beach, Florida.