Dr. Kenneth Proefrock graduated from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in 1996. He and his lovely wife, Dawn, are raising five children in the desert of Arizona with numerous snakes, lizards, tortoises, toads and dogs. Prior to naturopathic medical school, he received a Bachelors of Science degree in Chemistry and Zoology from Northern Arizona University. For the past fifteen years, he has conducted a very busy Naturopathic medical practice in Sun City, Arizona. He is also sole owner and formulator for Vital Force Naturopathic Compounding which provides consulting services and a wide variety of unique and effective compounds for other Naturopathic Physicians and their patients. He speaks at conferences across the country sharing his perspective on Botanical Medicine and the modern practice of Naturopathic Medicine. Most recently, he has founded the Arizona Stem Cell Center and has developed a novel technique for transplanting autologous, adipose derived stem cells. He is also the Vice-President for the North American Board of Naturopathic Examiners and the chairperson for the biochemistry portion of the Naturopathic Physician's Licensing Exam and was voted one of the top Naturopathic Physicians in the Phoenix metropolitan area for 2010 by his peers and Phoenix magazine.In his spare time, when such a thing really exists, he is in the desert with his kids, honing his skills in primitive archery, wildcrafting, gardening, and home brewing.