Jeffrey R. Unger, MD, FAAFP, FACE

Director, Unger Primary Care Concierge Medical Group, Rancho Cucamonga, California; Director of Metabolic Studies, Catalina Research Institute, Montclair, California; Medical Director, Hathaway Recovery Center, Claremont, California

Dr. Unger is board certified in family medicine and has a private practice devoted to the comprehensive care of patients who have diabetes, addiction, mental illness, migraine, and other chronic disease states. As the medical director of Hathaway Recovery Center, he cares for patients who have opioid, alcohol, and benzodiazepine dependency. In 2017, he was appointed as an assistant clinical professor of family medicine at the University California (UC) Riverside School of Medicine. Dr. Unger has published more than 250 peer-reviewed articles on diabetes, migraine, and pain management. In addition, he has written three medical textbooks on diabetes, including Diabetes Management in Primary Care, 2nd Edition, which was published in December 2012. Having conducted more than 120 clinical trials, Dr. Unger has been selected as one of the few family physicians to ever oversee a cardiovascular outcomes study (LEADER- 2016). He is also the primary investigator for the global LIRA-PRIME study, the results of which will be published in 2019. Dr. Unger is a fellow of the American College of Endocrinology. He has served as a consulting physician for the Los Angeles Angels baseball club and the World Wrestling Federation.