Richard Powers, DC, is a chiropractor. He completed his pre-medical education at Tulane University with a major in physics and a minor in biochemistry. He received his doctorate in 1980, graduating summa cum laude and salutatorian of his class.

Dr. Powers founded the Holistic Healing Center in Atlanta, Georgia in 1984, co-founded the Holistic Healing Center in Stuart, Fla. in 2001, and has been serving his clients as their holistic primary care physician and chiropractor for the past thirty-five years. Dr. Powers has been invited to speak as an expert on diet and nutrition on both television and radio talk shows, and has been teaching courses in healthy living and thinking to both health professionals and lay audiences for over three decades. He is a founding and current member of the XYMOGEN Medical Board of Advisors, and contributed to the breakthrough publication on weight loss, Shape Shift: The Shape Intelligence Solution by Dr. Gregory Kelly and Dr. Mark Percival.