Dr Richard Takanen – Chiropractor

Dr. Richard Takanen is originally from Cincinnati, Ohio. He graduated in 2006 from Ohio State University with a B.S. in Zoology. Dr. Richard continued his education at Logan College of Chiropractic

and graduated in 2009 with a Doctorate of Chiropractic.

For 3 years, he continued his training under some of the top chiropractors in Florida so that he may learn how to give the best care possible to each of his patients. Dr. Richard became the owner and operator of Living Well Chiropractic of Central Florida in December 2012. In addition to chiropractic care, Dr. Richard helps his patients with ways to create a fully functional and healing body so they can reach their full health potential.


Dr Christina Arbogast – Acupuncturist

Dr Christina Arbogast is originally from St. Cloud, Florida. She graduated in 2011 from East West College of Natural Medicine in Sarasota, Florida with a Masters of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine, as well as obtaining her Bachelors of Health. As well as being a licensed Acupuncture Physician she is also certified in Acupuncture Injection Therapy, Access Consciousness, and Reiki I.


Paula White MCd, RCA – Kinesiologist

Paula White has a Masters in Exceptional Education with the focus on Autism from the University of Central Florida and an Energetically Supported Nutrition Holistic Healer and Educator from the Kinesiology Institute in Playa del Rey, CA.

In July of 2017 she discovered Kinesiology. At that time, she was extremely ill, weighed over 300 pounds and suffered from Fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, chronic migraines, high blood pressure, IBS, anxiety, restless leg (body) syndrome and insomnia. She began her studies for Energetically Supported Nutrition and applied it to her life. She has had great success which she hopes to be able to educate and help as many families as she can.


Dr Nathan Smith – Chiropractor

Dr. Smith joined Living Well in 2020 and is excited to serve his community and looks forward to meeting you and helping with your health journey.

Dr. Nathan Smith is a graduate of Sherman College of Chiropractic where he gained his proficiency in several chiropractic techniques. He is passionate about Chiropractic care because he knows firsthand the drastic positive effects it can have. For years Dr. Smith suffered from throbbing migraines and intense low back pain which made it nearly impossible to sleep and function at his best. After seeking consistent chiropractic care Dr. Smith was free of those symptoms and can now live a more enjoyable life. Dr. Smith understands millions of others are suffering in similar ways and desires to help heal others by providing quality chiropractic care.