Dr. Mel Pohl is the Chief Medical Officer at the Las Vegas Recovery Center. Using his personal experience with addiction, along with his medical training and professional experience, Dr. Mel will help you see that change is possible. Whether you're addicted to substances, like drugs or alcohol, or to behaviors, like gambling or sex, the effect on the brain and body is quite similar - as is the recovery process. Learn why you have cravings, how to change, and what to do to find long-term peace and happiness.
Meet Your Host
Dr. Mel Pohl is a family practitioner and Chief Medical Officer of the Las Vegas Recovery Center, where he developed the Chronic Pain Recovery Program. Dr. Mel is certified by the American Board of Addiction Medicine and is the Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Nevada School of Medicine. He is the author of The Pain Antidote - Stop Suffering from Chronic Pain, Avoid Addiction to Painkillers, and Reclaim Your Life.