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The Science Lab of RESTORE

Where we prove out the science behind restore.

The production facility

Where we prove out the science behind restore.


Zach Bush MD - Co-Founder, CEO

Zach Bush MD was President of his medical school class at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center with his MD, and later became Chief Resident for the department of Internal Medicine at the University of Virginia.

John Gildea, PhD - Chief Science Advisor

Dr. Gildea has established an extraordinary curriculum vitae and reputation through his work in both academic and private sector science positions over the last 20 years. He is an Associate Professor at the University of Virginia, and the research director at the multi-million dollar Felder Core Laboratory.

William Vitalis - Science Advisor

William is a certified Body Talk practitioner, a graduate of Bei Du Academy’s 5-year Qigong Training as well as the 200-hour Qigong teacher training with the IIQTC. From 1985 to 1995, he studied Kriya Yoga and meditation intensively while in residence with Bob Raymer, one of the last living disciples of Paramahansa Yogananda and author of “Autobiography of a Yogi”. He has had advanced training in Gas Discharge Visualization (GDV) camera technology with Dr. Korotkov and senior student Elenya Yanaskhova, focusing on clinical interpretation of GDV images.

Luis Matavelli, PhD. - Science Advisor

Luis is originally from Brazil, where he received his medical degree and medical residency training in Internal Medicine and Nephrology. Luis has many years of clinical experience, attending patients suffering from high blood pressure and renal diseases, including end-stage renal disease patients under chronic hemodialysis treatment.After obtaining his PhD from the University of Sao Paulo, Luis pursued his postdoctoral research training in basic sciences at Tulane University and University of Virginia, focusing his research in the investigation of renal physiology and in the mechanisms of kidney dysfunction in hypertension and diabetes.He has published several peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts and book chapters and has expertise in running experimental research studies exploring the signaling mechanisms involved in the development of renal inflammation and oxidative stress in the presence of diabetes and hypertension.He oversees the research and development laboratory activities and runs most of the science projects and research experiments associated with the development of the company’s health supplement production.