Richard Brady, Ph.D., R.Ph.
Dr. Brady is a licensed practicing clinical pharmacist, entrepreneur and CEO of AlternaCare Services, Inc., a service contract company that offers Disease and Medication Therapy Management Services through collaborative practice agreements with his patients, their primary care physician and /or specialist through ACS’s clinical services division.
Dr. Brady is a native Floridian and his interests and hobbies outside of his practice include athletics, aviation (fixed wing pilot), music (composer and musician for piano and Bb clarinet), water sports, masonry projects, apiary science (Honey Bee Keeping) and martial arts.
Dr. Brady has received training in Clinical Nutrition and Traditional Chinese Medicine along with his traditional allopathic training as a Clinical Pharmacist and practiced clinical nutrition in physician’s office and in weight loss centers combining his expertise in both traditional and holistic care. Dr. Brady strongly believes in the maxim “a house divided can’t stand.” Having practiced pharmacy for 34 years he has witnessed health care practitioners fighting each other in order to protect what they consider to be their own turf losing the rewards that are available when clinicians practice collaboratively. He believes that the patient benefits when allopathic and holistic practitioners act as an interdisciplinary team employing allopathic therapies for acute and trauma care and holistic therapies for chronic care.
Dr. Brady’s post secondary education includes a B.S. degree with a major in Zoology form the University of Florida, a B.Sc. in Pharmacy from Samford University, a Doctorate in Pharmacy from Broadmore University and a Doctorate in the Natural Health Sciences from the University of Natural Medicine. He is currently enrolled in a Doctorate degree program at the University of Colorado Denver.
Dr. Brady is a member of the American Pharmacists Association (APhA), American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) and the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP).
Dr. Brady has been married for thirty-three years to his wife Peggy and is a father and grandfather.