Hello & Welcome! We’re so excited for you to learn more about Brain & Body on our site and taking the first steps to regenerating your life!
We’re leaders in non-drug management and support for people who suffer from chronic health conditions, chronic pain, chronic fatigue, autoimmune issues, weight problems, and many other undiagnosed syndromes and health problems.
About our mission
We focus on helping people regain exceptional health and vitality by addressing the underlying mechanism or root cause that traditional western medicine struggles to define, diagnose, and treat. We currently have patients from all over the country come to seek solutions and relief from their health issues.
Our clients reflect our mission. We work with people we know we can help. People who are motivated, passionate about life and filled with compassion– for themselves and their community.
Brain & Body Regenerative Medicine an integrative holistic practice where multiple health professionals come together to provide the very best our industry has to offer. Regenerative medicine is the future of health care and we are excited for our patients that the future is now!
Dr. Erica K. Riggleman MS, DC, BCIM
Dr. Erica Riggleman graduated from Logan College in Chesterfield, Missouri with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree as well as a Masters in Nutrition and Human Performance. She is Board Certified in Integrative Medicine and is a graduate of the American Functional Neurology Institute (AFNI).
Dr. Riggleman regularly teaches post-graduate educational seminars on topics such as functional nutrition, functional medicine, and functional neurology. She hosts a nationally known podcast called Thyroid Answers you can find on iTunes.
Dr. Riggleman enjoys living an active lifestyle indoors and outdoors as well as pursuing a clean and healthy lifestyle with her husband, Dr. Evan Riggleman. She enjoys time with her to two dogs Tyson and Tucker which you will meet on an everyday visit to the clinic.
Dr. Evan C. Riggleman ATC, DC, BCIM
Dr. Evan Riggleman graduated from Logan College in Chesterfield, Missouri with a Doctor of Chiropractic. He is a Certified Athletic Trainer with a focus in sports medicine and is Board Certified in Integrative Medicine.
Dr. Riggleman is a graduate of the American Functional Neurology Institute (AFNI). With a focus in sports medicine he is certifed through the Trigenics Institute as well. His specialty is helping this who suffer from chronic joint pain restore the life they desire.
Dr. Riggleman has been helping patients overcome chronic conditions through the use of functional neurology and musculoskeletal retrainment procedures. Being a forefront innovator, he is constantly pursuing post graduate education in functional medicine to further the healthy lifestyles of his patients.
Connie Hodgson RN, MSN, FNP-BC
Connie Hodgson graduated from Shenandoah University with her Master’s degree in Nursing and has been a nurse practitioner for 10 years. Prior to that, she was a respiratory therapist. Together she has over 30 years in healthcare. She has held multiple nursing positions throughout her career. She was a flight nurse, school nurse, and also has experience with hospital nursing both in emergency medicine and medical/surgical nursing. She also developed and started the only outpatient palliative care program in Honolulu, HI.
She most recently was accepted into the Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at the University of St. Augustine. Her passion is writing healthcare policy. She is also passionate about being a lifelong learner.
She has 3 grown children, and 2 grandchildren that she adores and loves spending time with her family. She enjoys traveling frequently to spend time with them.
Other interests including learning about functional medicine and nutrition.
Dr. Raul Lupia MD
Dr. Raul Lupia graduated as a Medical Doctor with Honors at the age of 21 at the University Del Salvador in his native city of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Dr. Lupia has enjoyed teaching Medicine at the University Del Salvador, and currently Duke University Medical School, where he holds a Faculty appointment in Cardiology and Clinical Pharmacology for the past 26 years. He has lectured and published articles in Pharmacology at Tulane University Medical School.
Dr. Lupia has been a Medical Director and Director of Research and Development for several Pharmaceutical companies, as well as a Fellow in Clinical Pharmacology and Regulatory Affairs at the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Our staff is always willing to serve you and answer any questions you may have! They are the foundation of our practice and we know you will enjoy getting to know them.