My Healthy Self: Greg Hendricks, MD

My Healthy Self: Greg Hendricks, MD

We’re all on a daily journey for a healthier lifestyle. Whether that means eating healthier, working out or relaxing, taking care of yourself should be a priority. No one knows that better than physicians and health care providers.

Find out what members of our Marshall Health community do in their daily lives to maintain a healthy lifestyle while learning a few fun facts along the way.

Greg Hendricks, MD, shares some of his healthy habits and a little bit more about himself.

What is your go-to healthy breakfast?
Spicy V8 and protein shake

What is your favorite type of exercise?

What keeps you motivated during a workout?
Music and imagery

What is the #1 health tip you live by?
Get up and get it done.

What activities do you do when you can’t fit a full workout in your schedule?
Get up earlier and get it in.

What is your favorite healthy snack?
Cheese sticks and veggie sticks

What hobbies help you relax?
Tinkering in garage

What is your best achievement?
Husband to awesome wife and father of awesome daughter

Who is the most famous person you have ever met?
2014 Nascar Sprint Cup Champion Kevin Harvick and Matt McConaughey

What is the most challenging part of being a doctor?
Everyone expects you to know all the answers to medical questions

What is the best advice anyone has given you?
It costs nothing to be nice.

What advice can you give for people who aspire to be where you are?
Make sure you do what you love and love what you do.


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