Reginald Cherry, M.D., attended Baylor University and the University of Texas Medical School. He formerly practiced medicine with Dr. Kenneth Cooper, who introduced him to the concepts of preventive medicine. Dr. Cherry founded the R.B. Cherry Clinic in Houston, Texas, which is noted for its unique approach to medicine, including the practice of traditional medicine, alternative medicine, and praying for the sick. He and his wife, Linda, are hosts of The Doctor and the Word, TBN's number-one rated television show. He is the bestselling author of The Doctor and the Word (over 320,000 sold), Healing Prayer, and The Bible Cure.