Timothy McCall

Timothy McCall, MD, is a board-certified internist, medical editor of Yoga Journal since 2002, and coeditor of The Principles and Practice of Yoga in Health Care. He is the founder/director of the Yoga As Medicine® seminars and teacher trainings. Timothy wrote the first draft of his best-selling book Yoga as Medicine in 2004 and 2005, as a Scholar-in-Residence at Kripalu. His primary yoga teachers have been Patricia Walden, Rod Stryker, and Donald Moyer. Since 2005, Timothy has studied with a traditional Ayurvedic doctor and spent more than a year at a clinic in Kerala, India. He lives in Burlington, Vermont.

Learn more about this presenter’s work:


  • Yoga as a Technology for Life Transformation

    by Timothy McCall, MD How does yoga work? Why is a system that has been used for more than 5,000 years still flourishing? Where do science and spirituality...

  • Your Yoga Practice: Stress vs. Success

    According to Kripalu presenter Timothy McCall, MD, our all-American, take-it-to-the-limit mindset can actually create more stress and fewer results, especially when it comes to the practice of yoga.