Mark W. Riggs, D.C., DABCI

Mark W. Riggs, D.C., DABCI

Practice Information

  • Consultations by Phone

Practice Location

E2814A6E-0D1F-4DCC-B107-7AA9AD796716 720-722-0386

Information for Patients

From the practitioner: About My Practice

Dr. Riggs practices holistic primary care with a practice philosophy rooted in functional medicine. He emphasizes a collaborative partnership with his patients, empowers his patients to take an active role in their healthcare, and strives to address the underlying causes of patients' symptoms. In his practice, 5280 Functional Medicine, Dr. Riggs specializes in the comprehensive diagnosis and holistic treatment of chronic internal conditions including cardiovascular conditions, blood sugar disorders, autoimmune conditions, stress-related conditions, fatigue, gastrointestinal conditions, and hormonal conditions including hypothyroidism. He utilizes advanced laboratory testing and lifestyle medicine with an emphasis in clinical nutrition.

From the practitioner: What Patients Can Expect

5280 Functional Medicine offers holistic primary care and a functional medicine approach to chronic conditions. Dr. Riggs addresses the underlying root causes of symptoms by gathering a thorough medical history, performing a physical exam, and utilizing advanced, evidence-based, laboratory diagnostic testing. Lines of communication between the doctor and patient are always open as a hallmark of a more modern and collaborative approach to the doctor/patient relationship. Patients are encouraged to ask questions and take a more active role in his or her healthcare.

Medical Specialties

  • Acupuncture
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Chiropractic
  • Functional Medicine
  • Health Coaching
  • Internal Medicine
  • Lifestyle Medicine
  • Nutrition

Medical Conditions

  • Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Disease
  • Cardiovascular disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Diabetes
  • Digestive disorders
  • Fatigue
  • Female Disorders
  • Gluten Sensitivity
  • Hypertension
  • Insomnia and Sleep Disorders
  • Metabolic Syndrome (pre-diabetes, insulin resistance)
  • Migraines and Headaches
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stress-related Conditions
  • Thyroid, adrenal and other hormonal disorders
  • Weight or Metabolism concerns

Languages Spoken

  • English

Graduate School Education

National University of Health Sciences

Professional Associations

The ACA Council on Diagnosis and Internal Disorders, The Institute for Functional Medicine

IFM Coursework

  • Applying Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice
  • Hormone Advanced Practice Module