Can You Prevent Your Child's Eating Disorder? "Dr. Bermudez is a pediatrician, not a psychologist, and eating disorders have been the focus of his career for the past 22 years. Yet, he seemed surprised when I asked if he had any personal experience with eating disorders -- which he has not. In fact, he said no one had ever asked him that before. "It's hard for me to fathom how anyone with no personal experience with eating disorders could successfully treat them, but Dr. Bermudez is tremendously successful. I called him to talk about treatment for eating disorders, certainly for adults but particularly for adolescents." Read the full story by Rita Arens here.