Bridget Briggs, MD
[courses/subjects] Personalized Medicine & Epigenetics
Dr. Bridget Briggs is a board certified Family Medicine Physician who specializes in functional medicine, bio-identical hormones, lipidology, women’s health, and detoxification. She received her undergraduate degree in Psychobiology at the University of California at Los Angeles and obtained her Medical Degree at the University of California at San Diego. Dr. Briggs pursued her love of women’s health in an internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University Medical Center in Las Vegas. She then completed a three-year residency in Family Medicine at Riverside County Regional Medical Center.
In 2001, Dr. Briggs went into private practice enjoying caring for patients of all ages in Temecula California. In 2005, after her four-year-old son was diagnosed with brain cancer, Dr. Briggs pursued her certification in Integrative Holistic Medicine where she learned how to incorporate lifestyle medicine into her own life and her patient’s lives. Today, her adult son Nolan, continues to inspire Dr. Briggs to strive to change Western Medicine to incorporate a more integrative and preventative medicine approach.
Dr. Briggs has been blessed to travel and speak around the United States with some of the most prestigious speakers in functional medicine such as Dr. Jeffrey Bland and Dr. Mark Hyman. She has a special love for lipidology, advanced genetic testing, and understanding the principles of nutrition and biochemical pathways.