Carlos Rios is an aspiring naturopathic doctor striving to make a name of himself in the health care industry. His determination, aptitude, and attitude all align with his passion for serving humanity. Always looking for ways to learn and create novel, integrative approaches, he is dedicated to providing the best of his services in the health care industry.
Dr. Carlos has a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of California Santa Cruz and a degree in Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine.
He also holds multiple certificates in Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, and Pain Management and Spine from The Regenerative Medicine Training Institute, Quick Start Injection Training from Kaizen Institute of Medical Education, and in Hands-on Orthobiologics Clinical Application Technique and Procedure.
While Dr. Carlos was still studying, he had discovered his passion for regenerative orthopedics. His volunteer service at Hospice of Santa Cruz further motivated him to pursue a health care career. All through his career, he has worked with utmost dedication to reduce pain and promote improvement in his patients. Moreover, he is highly skilled in injection techniques, including perineural therapy, PRP, and prolotherapy.
Dr. Carlos is passionate about treating patients with environmentally acquired illnesses, such as persistent Lyme disease and mold toxicity. While it isn’t uncommon for these patients to be misdiagnosed and be left to struggle with chronic illness, Dr. Carlos has made it his aim to provide them with optimal care and help by using alternative treatment protocols.
Apart from his dream of working in the medical field, Carlos has always loved playing the guitar. This hobby turned into his work as a guitar luthier for some time. Although he does not make guitars anymore, he still enjoys playing them regularly.
Experiences and Professional Affiliations
Dr. Carlos is passionate about medical research and is dedicated to applying his knowledge to search for new, unique treatments for his patients. Among the circle of experienced practitioners, he is respected for his strong work ethic and compassion for his patients. Boasting great skills of empathy, he caters to his patients’ needs while interacting with them in a friendly yet professional way.
He is professionally affiliated with California Naturopathic Doctor Association and American Association of Orthopedic Medicine.
In the next five years, Dr. Carlos sees himself expanding and refining his expertise in regenerative orthopedics and persistent chronic infections. He is skilled at devising and implementing a unique, integrative approach in the health care sector.