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 have a better understanding of the business and 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 nutrition, exercise, detox, and stress and time management in order to create a fully functional and healing body so they can reach their full health potential.

Dr. Nathan Smith

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

Dr. Smith 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.

When Dr. Smith is not at the office, he is enjoying time with his beautiful wife Kelsey. Together they love going to the beach, trying new restaurants, and getting lost on hiking adventures.

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.




Eileen Bauman – APRN

Eileen Bauman is a Family Nurse Practitioner who began her training at TECO in Kissimmee where she graduated as an LPN. She did restorative care in ECF’s and continued to work while attending Palm Beach College for her RN. Believing there was so much more to learn, she went on to Florida Atlantic University for her Masters Degree in Nursing to become a Family Nurse Practitioner. Since working in Primary Care she wanted to provide a more holistic approch to healthcare and studied and is currently delivering restorative/regenerative care to patients. She has been at Living Well Health Center since January 2023