Douglas J. Wigton, D.O.

General Practitioner & Alternative Medicine Physician located in Traverse City, MI

About Dr. Wigton

Douglas Wigton, DO, is an alternative medicine specialist and medical director at Vital Health Scores (VHS) in Traverse City, Michigan, and has been practicing family medicine for more than 40 years. Dr. Wigton believes the key to optimal health is identifying the root cause of a disease and then taking steps to stop or reverse the disease progression. He has an excellent reputation for his innovative and personal approach to care.

Dr. Wigton gathers cardiac, circulatory, body composition, and metabolic information through specialty testing, including ultrasound, DEXA body scanning, and heavy metal testing, and provides alternative and complementary treatments to improve patient health.

Dr. Wigton received his undergraduate degree from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan, before attending Michigan State University for his doctoral degree in osteopathic medicine. He then completed his internship and residency at Naval Hospital Jacksonville in Jacksonville, Florida, and his fellowship at the Naval Aerospace Medical Institute in Pensacola, Florida.

After serving as a Lieutenant Commander and Flight Surgeon in the United States Navy, Dr. Wigton returned to Traverse City to establish his practice.

As part of his service to the community, Dr. Wigton is a Deacon in the Diocese of Gaylord.

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Douglas Wigton, DO, is an alternative medicine specialist and medical director at Vital Health Scores (VHS) in Traverse City, Michigan, and has been practicing family medicine for more than 40 years. Dr. Wigton believes the key to optimal health is identifying the root cause of a disease and then taking steps to stop or reverse the disease progression. He has an excellent reputation for his innovative and personal approach to care.

Dr. Wigton gathers cardiac, circulatory, body composition, and metabolic information through specialty testing, including ultrasound, DEXA body scanning, and heavy metal testing, and provides alternative and complementary treatments to improve patient health.

Dr. Wigton received his undergraduate degree from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan, before attending Michigan State University for his doctoral degree in osteopathic medicine. He then completed his internship and residency at Naval Hospital Jacksonville in Jacksonville, Florida, and his fellowship at the Naval Aerospace Medical Institute in Pensacola, Florida.

After serving as a Lieutenant Commander and Flight Surgeon in the United States Navy, Dr. Wigton returned to Traverse City to establish his practice.

As part of his service to the community, Dr. Wigton is a Deacon in the Diocese of Gaylord.


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