This Sunday, Penstokes Press will officially unveil its first publication, Breast Cancer:  Reduce Your Risk With Foods You Love, by Dr. Robert Pendergrast, MD, MPH.

Robert Pendergrast, MD is a graduate of Furman University, the Medical College of Georgia and the Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health.  He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, certified by the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis and a graduate of the Fellowship at the University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine.

Dr. Pendergrast was voted Educator of the Year by students at the Medical College of Georgia in 2004, and continues his passion as an educator on the faculty there.  Since completing a Fellowship in Adolescent Medicine, he has 22 years’ experience in teaching the unique perspective of Adolescent Medicine to medical students and physicians in training. He is a sought after speaker at medical education meetings for professionals.  Additionally, he has a consulting private practice for all ages where he combines his love of nutritional medicine, clinical hypnotherapy and herbal medicine.

With his wife Gail, he teaches workshops, providing empowerment for individuals to take charge of their own health.

Dr. Pendergrast can be reached through his blog,