Practitioner Testimonials

Dr. Rhett Burgeron

“Our clinic has found the products of NutraMedix extremely helpful in giving support and strengthening the immune system.”

Rhett Bergeron, MD, has over 20 years of experience as a regenerative medicine physician. He currently serves patients at Real Health Medical, located in Roswell, Stockbridge, and Woodstock, Georgia.

Dr. Bergeron grew up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and received his medical education at Louisiana State University Medical School, located in New Orleans, Louisiana.

After graduation, he completed an internship in Pediatrics and Internal Medicine at the Charity Hospital System of Louisiana. He finished his Family Medicine residency at Earl K. Long Medical Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Before joining Real Health Medical, Dr. Bergeron worked at a research laboratory studying the immune system in chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, and cancer patients. He quickly developed a particular interest in complementary and alternative medicine that he has carried with him throughout his medical career.

Today, Dr. Bergeron specializes in the environmental, emotional, psychological, and spiritual aspects of illness. He has traveled around the world, studying the principles of natural healing, biological medicine, and metabolic medicine.

In his free time, Dr. Bergeron enjoys music, camping, swimming, and spending time outdoors on the water. He is a devout Christian and credits his faith for the ability to see the privilege, accountability, and carefulness needed to help his patients improve their health.

Along with Real Health Medical, Dr. Bergeron also serves patients at Wellstar North Fulton Hospital in Roswell, Georgia.

Dr. Alexis Chesney MS, ND

“I have used Burbur-Pinella with 1,000+ patients. Time and time again, patients report positive effects when taking Burbur-Pinella.”

Alexis Chesney MS, ND, LAc is a naturopathic physician and acupuncturist specializing in Lyme and tick-borne disease as well as complex chronic illness. Dr. Chesney received an MS in acupuncture and a doctorate in naturopathic medicine from the University of Bridgeport, in Connecticut. She works full time at Sojourns Community Health Clinic, in Westminster, Vermont and has a private practice in Northampton, Massachusetts. She is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP), Vermont Association of Naturopathic Physicians (VANP), the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS) and a founding full member of International Society for Environmentally Acquired Illness (ISEAI). Dr. Chesney is the author of Preventing Lyme and Other Tick-Borne Diseases (Storey Publishing, 2020). She speaks and writes on

Dr. Will Cole, IFMCP, DNM, DC

“As a clinic we see not only those with physiological health issues, but also the emotional stress that can accompany someone's healing journey. We love NutraMedix for many of their products, but one product we have grown to love for our patient's is Ezov. We've seen such amazing things for our patients that have used this particular product to support emotional health. We stand by their products and are thankful to have NutraMedix to use within our office."”

Dr. Will Cole, leading functional-medicine expert, consults people around the world via webcam and locally in Pittsburgh. He specializes in clinically investigating underlying factors of chronic disease and customizing health programs for thyroid issues, autoimmune conditions, hormonal dysfunctions, digestive disorders, and brain problems.

Dr. Cole was named one of the top 50 functional-medicine and integrative doctors in the nation and is a health expert and course instructor for the world’s largest wellness brands such as mindbodygreen and goop.

Dr. Richard Horowitz

“I have been searching a long time for a natural remedy which is safe and efficacious, and I am very happy with the results that I am seeing with the NutraMedix Cowden Protocol.”

Dr. Richard Horowitz is a board certified internist in private practice in Hyde Park, N.Y. He is medical director of the Hudson Valley Healing Arts Center, an integrative medical center which combines both classical and complementary approaches in the treatment of Lyme Disease and other tick-borne disorders. He has treated over 12,000 Chronic Lyme disease patients in the last 29 years, with patients coming from all over the US, Canada, and Europe to his clinic.

Dr. Kevin Passero

“The Cowden protocol has been an essential therapy in my practice for over 10 years. In my experience, these products continue to be a safe and effective way to help people recover their health; they even played a critical role in my own health journey.”

Dr. Passero is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor and graduated from one of only eight accredited Naturopathic Medical Schools in North America. His mission is to bring cutting edge natural and holistic therapies to the Washington DC metro area and to educate people on the value of naturopathic medicine across the country.

His practice focuses on an individualized approach to medicine. His goal is to help people uncover the answers as to why their body is in distress and find the solutions necessary to restore optimal health.

Dr. Passero completed four years of post-graduate naturopathic medical education at the National College of Naturopathic Medicine (NCNM) in Portland, Oregon after receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Biology from the University of Colorado.

He is a former President of the Maryland Naturopathic Doctors Association and is an active member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians.

Dr. Joe Mercola

“Really appreciate all of the hard work you’ve done putting together natural products that treat people at a foundational level.”

Dr. Joseph Mercola is the founder of Mercola.com. An osteopathic physician, best-selling author and recipient of multiple awards in the field of natural health, his primary vision is to change the modern health paradigm by providing people with a valuable resource to help them take control of their health.

Dr. Jason Porter

“We choose to use the Cowden Support Program… because it consistently produces results while being the safest and most affordable protocol we could ever provide.”

Dr. Jason Porter is a 2003 graduate of the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, Arizona, USA. Dr. Porter’s education and professional training continues through organizations including the Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association (AzNMA), the Naturopathic Association of Therapeutic Injection (NATI), the American College for the Advancement of Medicine (ACAM), and the International Society on Neurofeedback and Regulation (ISNR). Dr. Porter is certified through BCIA as a Board Certified Neurotherapist (BCN), and through ACAM as a nationally certified IV chelation specialist. Dr. Porter has been a supervising physician at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine where he taught methods for treatment of chronic pain conditions and disease prevention. He is the co-founder of East Valley Naturopathic Doctors, Global Health Stem Cell Therapy, and of Optimal Brain Performance and Training.

In his private practice, Dr. Porter focuses on the treatment and recovery from chronic illness by restoring function to the endocrine, immune, and central nervous systems. He has developed a unique process for evaluating and treating chronic illness, that has allowed many severely ill patients to begin to recover from hopeless and confusing conditions.

Dr. Frank Riedel

“I have used NutraMedix products for more than 15 years in the daily treatment of patients. Most often patients have to use the remedies for a long time. That's why it is very important for me to have products at work which not only have a strong effect but also are well tolerated. That's what I have found with NutraMedix.”

“I have come in touch with the founders and the employees of NutraMedix several times. I´m very impressed by the strong commitment of the NutraMedix family to make the world a better place, both with high quality products and an unprecedented social engagement.”

Specialist in general medicine (Brandenburg State Medical Association)
additional qualification in acupuncture (Brandenburg State Medical Association)
Expert in biological medicine and pain medicine (University of Milan)

Dr. Rebecca Risk

“NutraMedix is an ethical company with high quality products. I’ve tried other herbs, and I find the Cowden protocol to be the most effective for my patients.”

Dr. Rebecca Risk owns and operates Ananta Health. The Sanskrit word Ananta means infinite or without limit. Dr. Risk partners with her patients to help them achieve infinite health. Dr. Risk applies TCM principles with a modern view, allowing her to care for her patients in a unique way, helping them overcome health obstacles and getting to the root of their chronic health problems.

Dr. Rebecca Risk graduated in 2006 at the Alberta College of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACATCM). Dr. Risk is trained in Chinese Herbology, Dietary Therapy, Acupuncture, BioMeridian Stress Testing and supplementation. Certified from the Academy of Natural Health Sciences in New Jersey as a Supplement Consultant (S.C.), Dr. Risk provides her patients with customized vitamin and herbal therapies that support their nutritional needs for optimal health.

Since 2015, Dr. Rebecca Risk hosts the weekly radio show “Falling Through the Cracks”. Dr. Risk along with her guests offer tools and advice in order to thrive, instead of just survive. Dr. Risk has dedicated her life to guiding those who have “fallen through the cracks” within the health care system in order to achieve optimal wellness.