Tiffany Cruikshank

Founder of Yoga Medicine, teacher, student, author and educator. Tiffany’s passion lies in helping people feel their best with a combination of research-based approaches, traditional practices and experience. She has trained over 5000 teachers around the world and worked with thousands of patients and students to help optimize their health and performance.

Founder of Yoga Medicine®, L.Ac, MAOM, E-RYT

Tiffany’s Bio

Tiffany Cruikshank is the founder of Yoga Medicine, a community of experienced yoga teachers focused on fusing the best of anatomy and western medicine with traditional yoga practices. Her classes have evolved over the past 25+ years of teaching yoga to reflect her creativity and passion for using yoga as a form of medicine for the mind, body and spirit.

With her background in Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Sports Medicine and Orthopedics, her classes are guided by a strong anatomic focus and her ability to teach a deeper understanding of complex subjects. Recognized more broadly as a health and wellness expert, Tiffany has worked with professional athletes and celebrities from around the world and was the Acupuncturist and Yoga Teacher at the Nike World Headquarters for over 7 years.

Tiffany is also the founder of the Yoga Medicine Seva Foundation, a nonprofit that works to fight human trafficking and sexual exploitation by empowering global, impoverished communities through efforts of education and entrepreneurship.

Author of two books: Optimal Health for a Vibrant Life and Meditate Your Weight. Tiffany is dedicated to providing resources for those who wish to optimize their quality of life and functional capacity.

She has been on the cover of over 15 magazines and has been featured as an expert in numerous publications including New York Times, WebMD, Prevention Magazine, Forbes, Huffington Post, Dr Oz, Wall Street Journal, Yoga Journal, Women’s Health, Glamour, Marie Claire, Fitness, Good Housekeeping, Readers Digest, Cosmopolitan, Shape, Redbook, Men’s Health, LA Times, Allure, Family Circle, Organic Authority, Triathlete Magazine and many others.

Tiffany’s Classes