Dr. Bradley Rachman, DC

Dr. Bradley Rachman, DC

Functional Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Bradley Rachman, DC is a functional medicine specialist in Black Mountain, NC and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Palmer College Of Chiropractic and specializes in functional medicine, gastroenterology, and more.Read his story

114 Montreat Rd

Black Mountain, NC 28711

Contact Information

(828) 333-5123

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Dr. Rachman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rachman "Dr. Brad Rachman has been a driving force in functional medicine and natural healing for more than 30 years. Early in his career, Dr. Rachman founded and led one the county's most prominent natural health care facilities, the Healthy Living Clinic, in Fort Myers, Florida. As Clinical Director, he oversaw a multidisciplinary team that used natural methods to treat challenging and persistent health conditions. In the years that followed, he spread the message of healthy living as the host of a nationally syndicated radio show, "Healthy Living with Dr. Brad Rachman". At the same time, Dr. Rachman served as CEO of two integrative health organizations. At Digital Dynamics, he developed educational videos and animation projects to promote alternative and complementary medicine. With ER Technologies, he created advanced nutraceuticals and natural compounds that were distributed throughout the United States and in 26 countries. In 1998 Dr. Brad Rachman transitioned from private practice, accepting the position as the Director of the Department of Medical Sciences at Genova Diagnostics. During his tenure with the Asheville, North Carolina-based company, he led the development team that launched Genovations ™- one of the first diagnostic tools which harnessed the power of genomics as a tool for private practitioners and their patients. Through his tenure at Genova, Dr. Rachman led the new product innovation team and medical education initiatives. He is a respected medical educator; having delivered over 250 presentations to multidisciplinary clinical meetings and symposia. Dr. Rachman is highly respected for his ability to translate complicated physiologic concepts into meaningful uses in clinical practice. In 2008 Dr. Rachman returned to private practice as clinical director of the Rachman Clinic, in Black Mountain, North Carolina. Dr. Brad Rachman uses a functional medicine approach to support patients with chronic illnesses and challenging conditions. He leads a multidisciplinary team to offer patients a safe, comprehensive and mindful path back to wellness and vibrant health. Dr. Rachman attended the University of Michigan and Albright College, where he studied biomedical engineering and biochemistry, respectively. He then obtained a Doctor of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic, graduating Summa Cum Laude. He studied Personalized Lifestyle Medicine at the Institute for Functional Medicine. Dr. Rachman has also received specialty training in endocrinology, oncology, gastroenterology and preventive medicine through the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, NIH: National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, Yale Cancer Center, and Stanford School of Medicine. A committed healer, tireless researcher and consummate educator, he constantly seeks the most efficient and sustainable methods to improve his patients' health. Dr. Brad Rachman co-founded Black Mountain Yoga Center with his wife, Martia Bennett Rachman. He is a father of four beautiful daughters and enjoys yoga, hiking and music."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rachman "Functional

While symptoms can tell us a lot about your health condition, they don't tell us the whole story. We explore something deeper than your symptoms- central cause. We assure that the underlying, root cause of your health condition is uncovered and directly addressed. We are committed to getting to the functional imbalance at the root of your health concerns.


You are more like a snowflake than a widget- you are a unique collection of genes, lifestyle and vitality. We do not support mass-media, cookie-cutter, one-size-fits-all approaches to your health. We appreciate that you have a unique physiology and we work hard to match your therapeutic regimen to your unique genes, distinctive constitution and specific health imbalance.


We recognize that in healing, small things matter. We utilize advanced laboratory diagnostics and comprehensive statistical analysis to monitor very subtle changes in your physiology- continually refining our therapeutic approach."

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17  Specialties

  • Functional Medicine
  • Alternative Care
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Chiropractic
  • Cognitive Neurology
  • Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Complementary Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Gastroenterology
  • Inflammatory Disorders
  • Internal Medicine
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Nutritional Therapy
  • Oncology
  • Rheumatologic Immunology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Rachman does not have any board certifications listed.

46  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Detoxification
  • Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Diet Counseling
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Lab Service
  • Nutrition Support for Cancer Patients
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Nutritional Supplementation
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Albright College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Excelsior University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2012
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Palmer College Of Chiropractic
    Medical School | Graduated 1956
  • Palmer College Of Chiropractic
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Palmer College Of Chiropractic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rachman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rachman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rachman's Reviews

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13 total reviews (12 have comments)

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Dr. Rachman's Performance

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  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

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  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

My life has been completely transformed thanks to Dr. Rachman's care. After suffering from over a decade of debilitating symptoms with no answers from numerous practitioners, Dr. Rachman helped pinpoint my very unique diagnosis and crafted a treatment plan catered to my needs. After a year of...more
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I am another of those many people who have been to many health care practitioners, unsuccessfully seeking help with various issues. The most troubling was thinning hair. I was told that nothing could be done about it. Dr. Brad, however, was able to reverse it, and I have had a lot of hair...more
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It is with great pleasure that I have been privileged to watch Dr. Rachman work closely with my 13 year old daughter to restore her health! Dr. Rachman goes far beyond the “symptoms” to determine and treat the root cause at the molecular level. Over the last 4 months, I have watched my daughter...more
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After many years of working with several other functional medicine doctors to no avail, Dr. Rachman has diligently solved the pieces to the puzzle of my health issues. In the last two years of care, my health has improved so dramatically that I have my life back again! I whole-heartedly recommend...more
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I've worked with the Rachman Clinic for five years now and have found them the most supportive practitioners in NC. Brad really targets his care towards you as a unique individual--no one size fits all here. He gets to the bottom of a health issue and doesn't just treat symptoms. In addition, his...more
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