About Us

 The 25 Doctors vision is to be a global, trusted and best source of simple, relevant and accurate health information.

Our story

25 Doctors is owned and operated by 25 Doctors LLC. The brand was founded in October 2015 with the goal of being a credible source of health information. We started by sharing viral health facts on social media. Later, we launched this website to expand our reach.

Our team is made up of seasoned professionals who work together to ensure that you have the most accurate and relevant health information at the palm of your hands.

Our Editorial Policy

We want to make health information easier, trustworthy, and more accessible. We have three main principles that govern our activities as a brand. We like to call it the SAR principle.

SAR stands for:

  • Simplicity: We hate medical jargon, so we strive to ensure any piece of content is extremely easy to understand.
  • Accuracy: We only produce mainstream, scientifically-backed, and medically correct health information. Our leadership team is made up of licensed healthcare practitioners, so we are bound by a code to serve you only trustworthy information.
  • Relevance: We try to produce and deliver content in meaningful, relevant ways. We try to make our tone friendly and use some graphics to deliver our message.

We are passionate about accurate health information, so we adhere to strict editorial standards. We ensure that all our articles are written by trained and licensed professionals. Also, we only reference evidence-based, peer-reviewed publications, reputable medical associations or government health websites as our source of information. These references can usually be seen at the end of our medical articles.

To ensure our content is also externally regulated, we subscribe to the 8 principles of the Health On The Net Foundation and have a valid certificate. The principles are:

  1. Authority
  2. Complementarity
  3. Privacy policy
  4. Attribution
  5. Justifiability
  6. Transparency
  7. Financial disclosure
  8. Advertising policy

You can check the validity of our membership to the Health On the Net Foundation by clicking on the certificate located at the footer of every page of this website.

To make this site free for you to use, we accept advertisement, sponsorship, and participate in affiliate programs. However, we are strict about not letting any partnership influence our medical content. Sponsored advertisements are clearly labelled as ‘ads’ or ‘advertisement and are clearly distinguishable from our medical content. 

Our Medical Review Board

To ensure that each published article is medically correct and in line with conventional medical teachings, we have a review board that is made up of board-certified medical professionals. This board fact-checks and reviews each article we publish, making corrections and recommendations in line with global medical practices.

Henry Herrera, MD

HENRY HERRERA, MD

Gastroenterology
Dr. Henry R. Herrera is a gastroenterologist in Edinburg, Texas. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and works at DHR Health. He is trained in advanced endoscopy, including endoscopic ultrasound and ERCP. He also performs upper endoscopies and colonoscopies on a daily basis.

Atiba Jackson, MD

ATIBA D. JACKSON, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Atiba D. Jackson is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon in Ohio. He received his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, had his residency at Ohio State University Orthopedic Surgery had fellowship training in sports medicine at William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak Michigan. He has worked as a team physician for the Detroit Lions, Western Illinois University, Southeastern Iowa Community College, and several high schools.

Raksha Mane, DDS DMD

RAKSHA MANE, DDS, DMD

Dentistry
Dr. Raksha Mane is a board-certified dentist residing in Los Angeles, California. She graduated from the School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles. She was raised in London, practiced dentistry in the UK and holds dental licensure from both the United Kingdom and the USA.

Raliat Ola-Dauda, PharmD

RALIAT OLA-DAUDA, PharmD

Pharmacy
Dr. Raliat Ola-Dauda is a pharmacist in Laurel, Maryland. She received her doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.She currently practices as a Community Pharmacist where she also conducts diabetes education, blood pressure screenings and administration of immunizations.

Mahmoud Mokhtar, MBBS, MCRP (UK)

MAHMOUD MOKHTAR, MBBS, MRCP (UK)

Respiratory Medicine
Dr. Mahmoud Mokhtar is a respiratory medicine specialist.
He has a bachelor's degree in medicine and surgery, a master's degree in chest diseases and tuberculosis, and is a member of the Royal College of Physicians of The United Kingdom.

Mfoniso Umoren, MD

MFONISO UMOREN, MD

General Medicine
Dr. Mfoniso Umoren is a physician at MedStar Harbor Hospital in Maryland, USA. He graduated with a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from Spartan Sciences Health University and has a Master's degree in Health Services Administration from Walden University, Minnesota.

M LUCIUS POMERANTZ, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Pomerantz is an orthopedic surgeon and upper extremity specialist. He received his medical degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, New York. His residency training in orthopedic surgery was at the University of California San Diego. He did his fellowship in Hand/Upper Extremity Surgery at Campbell Clinic in Memphis, Tennessee.He currently practices in San Diego, California.

Our Editorial Team

We are a global team with members from many countries. We make sure every member of our team is very qualified and routinely updated in their specific specialties. To ensure a high content quality, our medical articles are written and edited by professionals with an adequate training in a particular field. 

Our medical team is made up of medical doctors, dentists, pharmacists, and physical therapists.

Dr. Omiete Charles-Davies

OMIETE CHARLES-DAVIES, MBBS

Founder and Chief Editor
Dr. Omiete Charles-Davies graduated from the University of Lagos with a degree in medicine and surgery. He is a licensed medical doctor and has worked in different private and government owned hospitals as a general medical practitioner. For fun, he loves to travel and experience new cultures.

Dr. Oyinkansola Ogundinmu

DR. OYINKAN OGUNDIMU, MBBS

Senior Medical Editor
Dr. Oyinkan Ogundimu is a graduate of medicine and surgery. She migrated to the United States to pursue her dream of caring for patients, her passion in life is to help people in all the ways she can including breaking down difficult to understand medical facts into simple and fun bits of information.

Adekanmi Lipede

ADEKANMI LIPEDE, M.SC, MPH

Medical Rehabilitation
Adekanmi Lipede is a licensed physiotherapist with a Master's degree in physical activity and public health from Loughborough University. She joined 25 Doctors in 2018 and is passionate about educating people about the best steps to take when trying to be physically fit or when recovering from a mobility-related condition. For fun, she loves to exercise and read.

Pharm. Grace Adejuwon

GRACE ADEJUWON, B. PHARM

Pharmacy and Medications
Grace Adejuwon has a bachelor's degree in Pharmacy from the Obafemi Awolowo University with many years experience in pharmaceutical care, logistics and pharmacy business management. She is also the lead pharmacist at Synapse Services Ltd, a community pharmacy. An ardent lover of nature, she delights in spending time within the pages of books. She uses her love for welding words together to educate people, especially about drugs.

Dr. Chioma Udechukwu

CHIOMA UDECHUKWU, BDS

Oral Health
Dr. Chioma Udechukwu graduated with a bachelor's degree in dentistry (BDS) from the University of Lagos and spent years practicing dentistry. She relocated to Canada to pursue her dental career in a more enabling environment while continuing to work on her passion of educating everyday people about their oral health.

Dr. Zubair Abdulahi

ZUBAIR ABDULAHI, MBBS

Medical Content
Dr. Zubair Abdulahi is a licensed medical practitioner with a degree in medicine and surgery who is interested in using new media to influence health decisions by providing information on health queries. He has written for top publications in Nigeria like the Guardian. When he's not working as a doctor, he enjoys the game of football as well as sight-seeing and listening to classical music.

Dr. Onyeka

ONYEKA MGBEMERE, BDS

Oral Health
Dr. Onyeka Mgbemere is a graduate of Dentistry and a licensed dentist who is passionate about the promotion of oral health education and prevention of oral diseases. She is currently undergoing her residency program in Oral medicine after spending years working at a Naval hospital. Her hobbies are watching movies and reading.

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