M. Chris Link, MD

Dr. Link graduated from St Louis University School of Medicine in 1987. He completed emergency medicine residency training at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1991 and practiced emergency and trauma medicine for 18 years.

In 2009 he completed a 2-year integrative medicine fellowship at the University of Arizona directed by Dr. Andrew Weil. Additionally, he has completed advanced training in acupuncture, anti-aging medicine, functional medicine, nutrition, and both western and Chinese herbal medicine. He opened Integrative Medicine - Natural Healing Alternatives and Medical Acupuncture in 2009.

He is a respected educator in the field of integrative medicine. He is a clinical instructor of integrative medicine in the Capital Region Medical Center Family Medicine Program. He lectures frequently on natural approaches to optimizing health. He is a monthly guest on a local radio show focusing on health and healing from the natural prospective.

The Integrative Medicine Clinic emphasizes optimal nutrition and lifestyle to promote health. His overarching belief is that with optimal nutrition, exercise, relaxation, and restorative sleep, the human body is designed to heal!

The individualized treatment plan will include nutritional and lifestyle recommendations and, when needed, supportive supplements and herbs to optimize health and healing. As necessary, we support the healing process with the lowest dose of the safest medications available.