About Dr. Stagg

Dr. Jennifer Stagg is a practicing naturopathic physician and is the founder and medical director of Whole Health Wellness Center in Avon, Connecticut. Dr. Stagg is the author of The Bitter Prescription and Unzip Your Genes. She is routinely interviewed and appears as an expert guest in the media.

Dr. Stagg has always been passionate about science and health and started out as a doctoral student in Biochemistry at the University of Iowa. Dr. Stagg is the former director of the USDA - Agricultural Research Service Medicinal Botanical Program at Mountain State University. She also serves on medical advisory boards and is a corporate advisor. Dr. Stagg is a well-known authority in precision lifestyle medicine, a medical educator and sought after speaker and has appeared on NBC, ABC, CBS and FOX.

ON A PERSONAL NOTE

When I was an undergrad in college, my mother became disabled virtually over night after what she thought was a back injury at work. After many visits to specialists, countless tests and invasive imaging procedures (including a myelogram which left her feeling even worse), she was told there was nothing that could be done for her. She was put on antidepressants and pain medication and told she would just have to live with the pain. During this time, I lived at home with her and helped care for her. We did not give up and kept searching for answers. Finally she went to a new general practitioner who spent a lot of time with her, asked her a ton of questions about her entire health history, did a thorough exam and told us he knew what was going on with her, and it was not her back at all. It turns out she was having extremely heavy periods and her uterus was enlarged and tipped back on her spine causing the pain in her back. He sent her for a pelvic ultrasound and the diagnosis was confirmed. She had a hysterectomy and as quickly as the back pain had appeared, it now disappeared. From this point on, I was inspired to become a doctor who looked for the underlying cause of illness and not just treat symptoms. And, most importantly, I never give up on my patients and keep searching for solutions to help them heal.


WORKING WITH DR. STAGG

Clinic visits

If you are interested in becoming a patient of Dr. Stagg's practice, you must be seen in person for your appointment in her Avon, CT clinic .  To learn more about her practice and to request an appointment, visit www.wholehealthllc.com. You can also click on the "Make an Appointment" button on the top of the page and request a "new patient clinic visit" in the comments section. 

Personal Coaching

Dr. Stagg offers private coaching using her holistic success model. This work is not the same as the services she provides through her clinic. It is by application only. Inquire at [email protected]

Media, Speaking and Corporate Consulting

If you are interested in interviewing Dr. Stagg, requesting her to speak at an event, or consult for your company, please email your request to [email protected], or call her clinic line at 860-674-0111.

 

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