Clinical and Herbal Innovations

Our Leaders

DR. JOHN M. RICHARDS, MD Founder and Inventor

Dr. John M. Richards, MD

Founder and Inventor

Dr. John M. Richards invented Panoxol as a supplement for those in need of a holistic and natural remedy for vascular health and has since seen great success amongst both his patients and himself.

He served as Chief Medical Officer for the US Department of Energy for three administrations, retiring from federal service in 2002 after 29 years of medical practice.

During his tenure with the Department of Energy, Dr. Richards hosted various events and conferences directly impacting federal healthcare policy. Since his retirement, he’s worked tirelessly providing general medical care for the District of Columbia Homeless Outreach Program through the Unity Health Care Program, championed by former First Lady Michelle Obama. Throughout his time with Unity, Dr. Richards has also worked with the Department of Corrections as a general staff physician, providing medical services to another traditionally under-served population.

DR. James A. Brockenbrough, M.D. President and Chief Medical Officer

Dr. James A. Brockenbrough, M.D.

President and Chief Medical Officer

Dr. James A. Brockenbrough is a Thoracic Surgeon (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgeon). He is a professional member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Venous Forum and the American College of Phlebology. Dr. Brockenbrough is experienced in Vein Treatment, Restless Leg Treatment and Vein Removal. Dr. Brockenbrough is a specialist in Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery & Vascular Surgery. 


Keith Mathews


Keith’s passion for Panoxol and involvement with the company stem from firsthand experience of what the supplement can do for people’s health. Keith is ardent advocate for Panoxol and its power to change lives.

Dr. Bernard J. Fragomeni, BCDNM, FAAMFM, ABAAHP, CFMP
Dr. Bernard J. Fragomeni, BCDNM, FAAMFM, ABAAHP, CFMP

Chief Science Officer / Head of Product Development

Dr. Fragomeni is board certified in natural medicine as well as metabolic and functional medicine. He is a strong believer in the innate ability the body possesses to heal itself when we get to the root cause of diseases and conditions. Specifically, he educates practitioners, patients and coaches on methodologies, protocols and behavioral medicine approaches that help improve outcomes of various disease states that fall predominantly on the cardio metabolic disease spectrum.

Dr. Fragomeni is the founder of The Humanbeing to Wellbeing Companies, and The Functional Medicine Society of Utah. Most importantly, he is a staunch believer that the way forward in improving health outcomes is a model that blends virtual health, functional medicine, and natural medicine along with providers who can help educate patients on what is specifically best for their overall health and wellbeing.

Dr. Fragomeni resides in the Park City, Utah area with his wife (Karyn), of almost 30 years. He has two adult daughters, Taylor and Sarah. He is a former elite level cyclist and triathlete, an avid skier, hiker, and mountain biker. If he is not lecturing or speaking with a group about plant-based medicine and science, then he is probably in the mountains enjoying nature and gravity.

William J. Dennis, M.Ed. Chief Executive Officer

William J. Dennis, M.Ed.

Chief Executive Officer

William founded Practice Success as an effort to introduce integrative and collaborative coaching and consulting to innovative clinicians. He believed that the time had come to ‘reinvent’ the health industry by creating networks of like-minded, forward-thinking, diverse individuals — starting in greater DC and NYC with a dozen interdisciplinary collaborative groups with programs including clinical communications and leadership.

Over the last few decades, William has evolved his contribution to the healthcare community, always maintaining his leadership, technology, and team building. In the intervening years, he served as Vice President of the Seltzer Institute and President of Coaching Solutions — a collaborative practice management firm founded in 2000 that implemented transformation with a broad team-based approach to complex business issues.

MICHAEL GRANT Chief Operating Officer

Michael Grant

Chief Operating Officer

Michael Grant has 30 years of commercial experience in systems architecture and solutions design, vision realization, and management consulting. In addition to working at the University of Maryland and Sun Microsystems, he’s run his own internet services company and has held positions in numerous tech start-ups. He helped build pieces of the internet (working on standards) and is a proponent of open-source software, security, and encryption.

ORDAZ JETER Chief Technical Officer

Ordaz Jeter

Chief Technical Officer

Ordaz Jeter has over 30 years of combined education and career experience in mathematics, data analytics, and computer science. His past career involves providing technological expertise for healthcare institutes, high schools, and colleges including Stratford University and Old Dominion University. Ordaz is devoted to bettering his craft through continued professional studies and hands-on experience.

LATORRIA MASON Director of Logistics

Latorria Mason

Director of Logistics

LaTorria has a strong background in analytics, staff and office management, event coordination, and sales. As Corporate Secretary and Director of Logistics for Panoxol, she uses her exceptional customer service and administrative skills to support the leadership team and the day-to-day operations of the organization.

Advisory Board

DR. MATTHEW MICHAELS, MD Past President & Previous Chief Medical Officer Currently serving Advisory Board

Dr. Matthew Michaels, MD

Past President & Previous Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Matthew Michaels specializes in physical medicine and interventional pain management. Throughout his more than three decades’ experience in the medical field, he’s helped countless patients recover from debilitating back pain, using his personal history of degenerative disc disease to inform patients’ care and to author the best-selling book Take Control of Your Back Pain. His recent work includes leadership positions in numerous healthcare start-ups, where he aims to better the lives of those with health conditions such as diabetes and vascular dysfunction. He’s passionate about the health benefits of Panoxol and its potential to improve the overall well-being of the general public.

DR. ROXANNE SMITH, MD, FACP CEO Lemurian Healthcare

Dr. Roxanne Smith, MD, FACP


Dr. Smith, CEO Lemurian Healthcare, is a General Internal Medicine trained Physician with a special interest in Mind Body Spirit medicine and Empowering patients with the knowledge of basic health maintenance. Currently pursuing a certification in Plant based nutrition.


Dr. Mervin Ishmael Griffin, MD MAS-POPHM FAAEM

Health Care Administrator

Dr. Mervin Ishmael Griffin has been working for over 25 years—as an academic in research, clinician, health care administrator, thought / community leader—with Targeted Populations. He is at the forefront of utilizing technology / machine learning / data analytics with population health analytics informed by the effects of SDoH on health. Dr. Griffin seeks to bring together population health & wellness with primary care within a holistic, preventative approach to provide value-based healthcare to Targeted Populations. His experience drawn first-hand in the emergency / urgent care / trauma rooms is vital to his understanding of the challenges faced by at-risk, diverse populations; his professional training (which continues) allows him to identify / test / formulate effective, varied treatment around a holistic, preventative approach; and his understanding / openness is his platform for having developed lasting ties to a vast network of community-based healthcare providers. Dr. Griffin brings a track record of empowering individuals about their health as he gives them the tools to become, be and stay healthy.

Current Professor, Prospect College: Electronic Health Records & Medical Terminology, Triage and Medications
Former Adjunct Professor, North Broward Technical Center
Former Adjunct Professor, Ana G. Mendez University. Courses taught: Microbiology, and basic sciences, microbiology professor of nutrition and prevention, fundamental of health services and evaluation, health science research, attitude development & university adaptation.
CEO of Destine’s Enterprise, LLC
CPHO (Chief Population Health Officer), Griffin Population Analytic
Specialty: General Medicine & Public/Global Health

Mark Wilten

Mark Wilten

Technology and Marketing Professional

Mr. Wilten had been a technology and Marketing Professional for 30 years. Mark has played a large role in channel management-recruiting and training resellers and direct sales people nationwide for the past 30 years. He began his career with IBM. At IBM he was in the top 5% of producers in the country. He pioneered the sales of Voice Messaging and he traveled the U.S. speaking and training sales organizations the likes of ATT Ameritech (SBS), Bellsouth, and NEC.

In 1998 he Co-Founder Review Video and sold the company 5 years later for over $28M

He formed his own Voice Messaging service bureau and built the business up to 5,000 customers. He expanded sales to over $30M annually Mark has presented technology on stage to groups as large as 1,500 teaching technology and prospecting strategies.

In 2012 he founded Nutrabis private label supplement manufacturing and built the company to over 7 Million in sales annually.

Clinical and Herbal Innovations

Clinical & Herbal Innovations, Inc. are leaders in natural products addressing cardiovascular and anti-aging wellness. Using well-established science on nitric oxide we create patent-protected over-the-counter nutraceutical products with wide-spread implications for improving heart and vascular health. We are proud to be a US Manufacturing Company.

Clinical and Herbal Innovations, Inc.
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