Christopher Smith, M.D.
Founder | CEO
28 Schenck Parkway, Building 2B, Suite 200
Asheville, North Carolina, 28803
40 Burton Hills Blvd., Suite 200
Nashville, Tennessee, 37215
Welliom is a revolutionary experiment in simplified, quick, affordable and integrative healthcare services focusing on wellness, nutrition and medicine. Working with a network of local physicians and health specialists, we aim to provide health care that focuses on the whole body to restore wellness. We use our DNA (Data-Driven, New and Advanced Ways) to empower you and help you control your wellbeing and health.
Our vision is simple: To provide care that is functional, high quality, and customized to each person’s lifestyle and medical condition, by offering a kinder, gentler, and more flexible approach to health through the lease of integrative/functional medicine: access to functional medical knowledge, lifelong health guidance, lifestyle improvement, and community networking.
Under the leadership of our Founder and CEO, Dr. Christopher Smith, we work at the local level, to expand our patients’ access to integrative-health services, to improve aspects of our booking and consultation system, and to create a hub for activities related to patient health and wellbeing. We want to offer an experience that draws inspiration from pioneers in integrative and functional medicine, such as Dr. Andrew Weil and Dr. Mark Hyman.
Christopher Smith, M.D. — an accomplished physician and the founder of Welliom — has worked to improve health care provision and patients’ wellbeing. He has worked with several experts in the field of integrative and functional medicine in various capacities. He has brought his passion for health and wellness to his patients, friends, and family. Through Welliom, Dr. Smith wants to empower millions of Americans by helping them access restorative therapies that are integrative, functional, and healing-driven. Dr. Smith is a diplomate of The American Board of Family Medicine, The American Board of Integrative Medicine, and the Institute for Functional Medicine. Dr. Smith has several years of experience in integrative medicine and primary care. Dr. Smith works with patients of all backgrounds to achieve their health care goals through empowerment, prevention, and education. His clinical focus includes integrative medicine, functional medicine, and nutritional medicine. After growing up in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina, Dr. Smith proceeded to complete his undergraduate studies at the University of South Florida (USF). At USF, Dr. Smith achieved a bachelor in science with a focus in Bio-Medical Sciences and graduated with summa cum laude distinction. He then received his medical degree from the University of Florida (UF). After medical school, he completed his Family Medicine residency at the University of South Florida (USF). Aspiring to establish a medical practice based on health and wellness, Dr. Smith then completed the 2-year Integrative Medicine Fellowship through the University of Arizona under the direction of Dr. Andrew Weil. He is also actively involved with the Institute for Functional Medicine. Dr. Smith also served as an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Central Florida (UCF) where he helped patients achieve optimal health by establishing integrative medicine services. Furthermore, Dr. Smith was a pioneering educator for medical students at UCF by teaching concepts of wellness-based, integrative approaches to health care. He firmly believes that utilizing appropriate healing modalities can help people achieve optimal health, by treating the whole person. His hobbies include hiking, distance running, traveling, writing, surfing, and listening to live music.