Robert Cox DC, Chiropractic Physician

Scottdale, Arizona

Robert Cox, DC, is originally from Chicago, IL. Before joining RedRiver, he spent five years practicing in New York City, where he used a chiropractic and functional medicine approach with professional athletes. Dr. Cox studied business and health sciences at Northern Illinois University before attending Parker University for his chiropractic degree. He earned a Bachelor of Science in both Health and Wellness and Human Anatomy and is licensed in physiotherapy and fluoroscopy. While in chiropractic school, Dr. Cox studied abroad working at the Olympic Center in Bogota, Colombia where he treated world-class athletes of all ages while improving his Spanish-speaking skills.

Post-graduation, Dr. Cox has focused on functional medicine and has received certifications from Bridgeport University in: Mastering Functional Blood Chemistry, Mastering the Thyroid, and Mastering Brain Chemistry; and is currently working towards his two-year diplomat in Functional Medicine. He averages 40+ hours of continuing education a year in the Functional Medicine field.

Dr. Cox enjoys any sport or hobby that keeps him active, as well as spending time with his wife, Lynsey, and their son.
“Functional medicine appeals to me because it focuses on getting to the root of the problem instead of just focusing on symptom-based care.”