Joanne Kalish
Creator and medical director of, helping others achieve a healthy lifestyle through balanced exercise and nutrition.

Dr. Joanne Kalish is creator and medical director of The BEAN Plan™. A board-certified specialist in Internal Medicine, Dr. Kalish developed The BEAN Plan weight-loss program based on her own desire to shed extra weight.

Combining scientific principles with her 20 years of medical experience, she created a unique formula that helped her lose 70 pounds. She then worked with hundreds of patients who wanted to lose weight and become healthier and achieved a 90% success rate in her Princeton, N.J., practice.

Dr. Kalish is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Medical Association, and the New Jersey Medical Society. A graduate of the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and New York University, she has won numerous awards and accolades, including the Patients’ Choice Award and Most Compassionate Doctor Award from

She is listed as one of America’s Top Physicians by the Consumer Research Council of America and the recipient of’s Patients’ Choice Award and Compassionate Doctor Recognition.