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Doctor Bios

Dr. Chris Renna

Originally from New York, Dr. Renna graduated cum laude from the University of Texas, earned his medical degree in Osteopathic medicine cum laude from the University of North Texas Health Science Center and completed a residency in family medicine. Since founding LifeSpan medicine in 1992, Dr. Renna has maintained a small practice focused on optimal health.  Over the years his passion and dedication to his clients as well as his unique approach has earned him an exceptional reputation as the nation’s premiere preventive medicine provider. He is a popular speaker on the subjects of Preventive Medicine, Peak Performance and Health.  Dr Renna is also a published author and lecturer to audiences across the United States and abroad.

Dr. Renna’s Specialties 

    • Hormone Imbalances
    • Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
    • Metabolic Issues
    • Brain Chemistry
    • Cancer Recovery
    • Immune System Function
    • Nutrition and Weight Management
    • Digestion and Absorption Issues

 

Dr. Jeffrey Egler

Jeffrey M Egler, MD is a board certified Family Practice physician with specialty training in preventive, functional medicine.  He also holds a faculty position at USC Keck School of Medicine.  Dr. Egler began his accomplished career with 7 years in private practice in Colorado and Lake Tahoe.  In 2010 Dr Egler joined the USC Keck School of Medicine as a practicing physician, faculty member and mentor to resident physicians.

Dr Egler is passionate about working with clients to eliminate symptoms, prevent disease and maximize health.  His current practice is focused on comprehensive medical evaluations and individualized recommendations and treatments.  His programs are designed to identify the origin of symptoms and disease risk and create plans to solve these problems for his clients.

Dr. Egler maintains his role in academic medicine through his faculty role at USC as well as his continued pursuit of leading edge treatments and research. He is a frequent speaker on the subjects of executive health, disease prevention and optimal performance. Dr Egler is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM), American Board of Family Medicine, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM).  Dr Egler was also recognized as a Top Doctor in 2014.

Dr. Egler’s Specialties 

  • Hormone Imbalances
  • Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
  • Metabolic Issues
  • Brain Chemistry
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Immune System Function
  • Nutrition and Weight Management
  • Digestion and Absorption Issues

 

Dr. Dominique Fradin-Read

Dr. Fradin-Read is board-certified in preventive medicine, completed a fellowship with A4M, hold a masters in public health and currently maintains an Assistant Clinical Professor position at the Loma Linda University School of Medicine.  With her extensive expertise in the field of integrative and lifestyle medicine, she has a true passion for disease prevention and patient education. She is committed to excellence in comprehensive healthcare and is dedicated to helping her patients work towards healthy lifestyles and optimal well-being. Her philosophy involves understanding each patient’s needs and combining various state-of-the-art techniques with compassionate care. She devotes all her attention to early detection, prevention, and creating health in all individuals she sees.

Dr. Read’s Specialties 

      • Hormone Balancing
      • Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
      • Metabolic Issues
      • Natural Fertility and Conception
      • Cancer Recovery
      • Immune System Function
      • Nutrition and Weight Management

 

Dr. Moshe Ben-Roohi

Moshe Ben-Roohi, M.D. specializes in advanced non-surgical orthopedics and regenerative treatments for sports injuries, degenerative joint disease, and conditions of the spine. Dr. Ben-Roohi has helped thousands of people resolve pain and restore normal function without surgery. He is double board certified in both Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) and in Pain Medicine. He obtained his medical degree at Tel-Aviv University’s Sackler School of Medicine and went on to complete his residency at NYU Medical Center and Hospital For Joint Diseases where he served as Chief Resident. After residency he pursued advanced fellowship training in Interventional Spine and Sports Medicine. Dr. Ben-Roohi continues to focus on non-surgical, minimally invasive treatments and musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging for orthopedic and spinal injuries.

Dr. Ben-Roohi maintains his role in academic medicine through his continued pursuit of leading edge treatments and ongoing research. He has published numerous scientific papers in PM&R and other peer reviewed journals. He is a frequent speaker on the subjects of Sports Medicine, Pain Management and Molecular Orthopedics. Dr Ben-Roohi is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), North American Spine Society (NASS), International Spine Intervention Society (ISIS), International Cellular Medicine Society (ICMS), American Academy of Orthopedic Medicine (AAOM), Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM) and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR).

Dr. Ben-Roohi’s Specialties

 

Dr. Elizabeth Eversull

Dr Eversull is graduate of Louisiana State University medical school and completed her residency at UT Southwestern. Dr Eversull is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation. She holds fellowships in both anti-aging medicine and aesthetic medicine. Dr Eversull began her successful career in Dallas focusing on the treatment of chronic pain conditions, joint and muscle problems as well as preventive, functional medicine.

Dr Eversull takes a comprehensive, integrative approach to helping individuals address and resolve chronic health issues and complaints while working to prevent future illness. For the last 10 years she has helped countless people become healthier, feel better and look better. Dr Eversull sees both men and women for preventive health issue as well as musculoskeletal pain, joint pain, back and neck problems.

Dr. Eversull’s Specialties

Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine Programs

 

Dr. Bianca Garilli

Dr. Garilli is a former US Marine (1993 -1998) turned Naturopathic Doctor. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Maryland and her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University in Kenmore , Washington. Dr. Garilli is an expert in comprehensive preventive care and treating chronic illnesses with natural medicine and lifestyle changes. Conditions she commonly treats include cardio-metabolic concerns (high blood pressure, elevated cholesterol, blood sugar dysregulation), gastrointestinal conditions, chronic fatigue syndrome/fibromyalgia, and thyroid health and other male and female hormone balancing concerns. Dr. Garilli also frequently sees children for ADHD, autism and other common childhood concerns. Dr. Garilli previously held a staff position at the University of California at Irvine as clinical faculty and as a practitioner at the Susan Samueli Center for Integrative Medicine (SSCIM). She was the Director of Lifestyle Medicine at the Institute for Restorative Health in Davis, CA. and has worked with various clinics and groups to develop foundational health programs for their patients including co-creating the Live Longer, Live Better program and the University of California, Irvine.

Dr. Garilli’s Specialties 

      • Immune System Function
      • Detoxification and Elimination
      • GI Health
      • Hormone Balancing
      • Cardiovascular Health
      • Metabolic issues
      • Nutrition and Weight Management

 

Staff Bios

Nicole Visnic, MS, CCN 

Nicole Visnic, CCN, is the Director of Nutrition and Full-Time Health Coach at LifeSpan medicine. Nicole understands that there is no such thing as a one-size-fits-all nutrition plan for everyone, and tailors each of her client’s lifestyle and nutrition regimens accordingly, taking each person’s biochemical individuality into account when initiating them into a new program designed to help them achieve their healthiest state possible.

She specializes in conducting intricate personal health and diet assessments, utilizing functional laboratory tests to identify deficiencies and imbalances, and creates finely tuned treatment plans involving lifestyle modifications, diet, supplementation and exercise. Nicole also enjoys cooking, and utilizes her expertise in the kitchen to provide specialized menus and recipes for clients to fit their individual preferences, allergies and food sensitivities, and overall lifestyles.

Nicole earned her Bachelor of Science in Health Education from Winona State University and her Masters in Human Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport. In addition to her Master’s degree Nicole is certified by the Clinical Nutrition Certification Board.  She has directed corporate wellness programs for numerous businesses in addition to Medifit/Honeywell, and has also served as an adjunct professor of psychology at Brown Mackie College.

Nicole’s Specialties

    • Digestive issues and disorders
    • Weight management
    • Metabolic function
    • Food sensitivities and allergies
    • Inflammatory conditions and disorders
    • Pregnancy and post natal nutrition
    • Children and adolescent nutrition
    • Sports and performance nutrition: adults and adolescents

Our Physicians

All doctors are taught to diagnose and manage diseases but few know about health. For over 30 years LifeSpan medicine has been the expert in health. We specialize in preventive medicine evaluations, individualized recommendations, care plans, and one on one clinical support. Our team of expert physicians is comprehensively trained and focused on creating effective, individualized, leading-edge programs to address health issues, resolve symptoms and prevent future disease.