Dr. Kenneth C. Russ, MD

Dr. Kenneth C. Russ, MD


Kenneth C. Russ, M.D. has been practicing medicine in Palm Springs, CA since 1990. His main focus has been Internal Medicine, but for the past 10 years he has dedicated the major part of his practice to Addiction Medicine and weight loss. He is certified by The American Board of Addiction Medicine and prescribes Suboxone and other forms of medicine assisted therapy. He is also certified as a weight loss specialist by The American Society of Bariatric Physicians.
Dr. Russ has authored books and articles, including The Palm Springs Diet, pertaining to weight control for those suffering from binge eating or food addiction.
Dr. Russ feels that the challenge of treating any addiction is that it involves attacking the demons of the mind, body and the spirit.