Meet Dr. Clarke


Dr. Rich Clarke DC CFMP is the owner and operator of Clarke Chiropractic and Wellness, centrally located in Brevard County, Florida, in the city of Rockledge.  

A Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, Dr. Rich achieved the honor of class Valedictorian, the Clinical Service Award, and was the sole recipient of the Presidential Scholar Award.  In addition to 9 plus years of classroom education at the University level, he spent over a year treating patients at the Palmer Chiropractic Clinic in Port Orange, FL, along with a two week mission trip to India, providing exposure to numerous patients and a multitude of conditions.

In 2017 he completed 300+ hours of additional post-graduate education via Functional Medicine University; proudly receiving his certification in Functional Diagnostic Medicine, concurrently making him eligible for a Diplomat in Clinical Nutrition.  He is focusing on coursework in Functional Neurology at the Carrick Institute for Post Graduate Studies, as well partaking in continuous studies of the work of Dr. Datis Kharrazian through Apex seminars, which clinically integrates functional neurology and functional nutrition.


Dr. Rich currently resides in Cape Canaveral, FL with his wife, Ashley and their three sons.  Rich and Ashley met in 2001 while attending The Florida State University and have been married since 2010.  They are the proud parents of the BLT brothers: Braxton, Lincoln & Tyson. 

Cropped #1A lifelong athlete, Rich has been an avid runner and fitness enthusiast for over 25 years now as he recognizes the extraordinary physical and mental benefits attained from physical fitness & consistent full body movement, and it’s mandatory inclusion in any truly holistic approach to health. He completed his first marathon in 2009, and is constantly “training for life” by way of yoga, cross fit-esque outdoor workouts, swimming and running.

Feel free to contact Dr. Rich about any issue or to schedule an appointment. Contact information can be found at the top right of the page. 

2 responses to “Meet Dr. Clarke

  1. I look forward with eager anticipation, to the opening of your practice, Dr. Clarke….a good thing for all of us!

  2. Dr. Rich treated me after years of chronic neck and low back pain. I was very pleased with the level of professionalism and knowledge he displayed. I will definitely be recommending this office to my family and friends.

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