Mary Pullig-Schatz, MD
Mary Pullig-Schatz, MD, is a physician with a specialty in pathology at Physical Medicine Associates in Nashville, Tennessee, as well as a certified yoga instructor. She uses her background in medicine and yoga to create yoga programs for people with back and neck pain, arthritis, stress-related health problems and other medical conditions.
Dr. Schatz is the author of Back Care Basics, a book of gentle yoga techniques designed to reduce back pain, and Relaxation Basics, a program of relaxation techniques for day-to-day stress or stress from illness. She is the creator of the iPhone app Office YogaMD.
Dr. Schatz has published widely in academic journals and popular magazines, including Yoga Journal, The Physician and Sports Medicine, Men’s Health and Prevention Magazine.