Kevin Wandler, MD, is the Medical Director of Remuda Ranch. He is Board Certified in General Psychiatry with added Qualifications in Addiction Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He is certified by the American Society of Addiction Medicine. He is a Fellow and Certified Eating Disordered Specialist, certified by International Academy of Eating Disorder Professionals (iaedp). In addition, he is an iaedp supervisor and on their board of directors. His professional affiliations include the Academy for Eating Disorders (AED), iaedp, American Psychiatric Association (APA), and American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). Dr Wandler started his Eating Disorder career in 1995 when he was offered the position of Medical Director at Remuda Ranch. Prior to working at Remuda Ranch, he had an extensive career working in Substance Abuse. He has now been working in Substance Abuse for over 30 years and Eating Disorders concurrently for over 18 years. In 2011, Dr Wandler accepted an invitation to join the faculty at the University of Florida under the direction of Dr Mark Gold with the intent of developing and opening an eating disorder program. The Eating Disorder Recovery Center at the University of Florida/Shands Health Care opened in February of 2012. In June of 2013 Dr Wandler partnered with a private investment group to establish the Recovery Village, a dual diagnosis eating disorder/ substance abuse program. Dr Wandler has recently returned to Remuda Ranch.