We Have Health & Wellness In Our DNA

5W Public Relations is a recognized leader in the healthcare PR arena. Being one of the most talented and experienced PR firms in the industry, we have unrivalled expertise in consumer health, innovative science and a track record of shaping strategy, implementing programs and driving business value for healthcare PR clients. We understand the health communications arena.

We Perform Regular Strategic Check-Ups

Our award-winning health & wellness PR practice is structured around effective and fresh communications strategies that engage stakeholders in personal, meaningful and useful ways. Our prescription for results advances the interests of both existing and emerging companies. This includes daily contact with key media, established relationships with leading medical professionals, a network of regional health experts, a solid understanding of regulatory issues and the ability to distill and communicate clinical data to key stakeholders.

Results That Make Clients Feel Good

Few PR agencies in the U.S. have such a successful reach and range within health and wellness, including physicians, OTC brands, biopharm, urgent care centers, vitamins & supplements, plastic surgeons, alternative health centers and doctors, psychologists, nutrition & diets and all forms of health and beauty services companies and organizations. From weight loss organizations including Medifast & Pritikin Longevity Center to representing leading doctors in many specialties, work with hospitals and more, we garner results in the healthcare space.

We Will Help Your Business Stay Healthy

Our PR client list also includes Newport Academy, a teen treatment center providing adolescents and families with the highest-quality care and treatment; Allergy & Asthma Network, a leading nonprofit organization whose mission is to end needless death and suffering due to asthma, allergies and related conditions; Lycored, an international wellness company at the forefront of ingredient and nutrition supplements; Lice Clinics of America, the world’s largest network of professional head lice centers; Rainbow Light, the leading manufacturer and pioneer of whole food-based vitamins; and OPTAVIA, a leading manufacturer and distributor of clinically proven healthy living products and programs.


Since 2010, 5W PR has been a trusted partner of Medifast offering top-notch consumer and corporate public relations expertise. The 5W team regularly evaluates our PR strategy to ensure it aligns with Medifast business objectives while continually introducing new tactics and creative story angles. The day-to-day account team functions as a seamless extension of the Medifast public relations team so that we can maximize each media opportunity in the most timely and responsive manner. We could not ask for a better partner in a public relations agency.
Tonja Paylor, Director of Public Relations Marketing CommunicationsMedifast
I’ve worked with 5W PR for many years and they continue to serve as a trusted partner to help elevate my profile and practice. They are a hard working team who understands the plastic surgery space and consistently go above and beyond to deliver meaningful results across the board.
Dr. Matthew Schulman, M.D.New York City Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

5W is an integral and invaluable part of our marketing team. Our 5W account team is not only endlessly proactive, they work with an extraordinary degree of professionalism and care. 5W is a powerful force multiplier for us and we feel fortunate to have a team that works with creative flow and grace to achieve brilliant results.
Tracy Oliver, Director, Marketing CommunicationsRainbow Light® Nutritional Systems
From day one, 5W PR has been a tremendous partner for Newport Academy, in supporting our PR strategy to raise awareness and help alleviate the stigma surrounding mental health disorders. Our team at 5W truly understands the teen rehabilitation space and over the years has only grown more committed in recognizing and upholding the sensitivities required to deliver Newport Academy’s positioning on culturally important topics to core audiences. Not only does 5W work seamlessly with our team, but they continue to present exciting media opportunities that help support and elevate the brand.
Lyde Spann, n e t a m o r p h o s i s, Chief Marketing OfficerNewport Academy