Dr. Lisa M. Masterson, M.D., is a specialist in obstetrics, gynecology, infertility, adolescent gynecology and family planning. She is on the staff at Los Angeles' Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and maintains a private office in Santa Monica. She is also founder and medical director of the Ocean Oasis Medical spa, also in Santa Monica, which offers spa treatments, exercise and nutrition programs tailored for women. Dr. Masterson is also the hands-on head of a foundation called Maternal Fetal Care International, through which she's established clinics in India and Africa devoted to helping ensure that mothers and babies survive in regions where resources are few and maternal mortality is high.
Ten million U.S. viewers each week and a growing international audience know the dynamic mix of expertise, humor and compassion that Dr. Lisa Masterson brings to the syndicated daytime TV talk show “The Doctors.” She's an integral part of the show's “dream team” of physicians, answering viewer questions, exploring medical breakthroughs and offering reliable health advice.
Dr. Masterson is a graduate of Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts and the medical school at the University of Southern California. She and her husband have a 17-year-old son, and the family lives in Southern California.
Donna Frazier (co-writer) is a journalist and poet who has collaborated with authors including best-selling psychologist Susan Forward (“Emotional Blackmail” and others) and Dr. Pamela Nagami, an infectious disease specialist whose popular “The Woman With a Worm in Her Head” combines memoir and case studies.