Dr. Culpepper has practiced general internal medicine for over 30 years with a passion to serve patients with complex health problems live a healthier life. David comes to Wild Health with a professional Degree in Pharmacy, board certification in Internal Medicine and holds a Fellowship in the American College of Physicians. With work experience in primary care, both in private practice and in hospital medicine, Dr. Culpepper also enjoys bringing his expertise to the clinical teaching of medical students and nurse practitioners.
Dr. Culpepper is proud to join the Wild Health team as Director of Telemedicine. In this capacity, he will continue to provide comprehensive health care to his patients through the utilization of the informed and individualized care that Wild Health promotes. David enriches the physician- patient relationship as he marries compassion and expertise to telemedicine care. He joins Wild Health in providing excellent access to physicians who practice precision medicine at its finest.
In addition to his commitment to health care on a local level, David has traveled to three continents providing medical care. From the slums of Brazil to rural communities in Kenya, he has demonstrated compassion and benevolent care to the under-served. More recently, David completed a fellowship in point-of-care ultrasound and has utilized this to prepare physicians and nurses endeavoring to serve displaced peoples in low resource areas.
David joins the Lexington community where, with his wife, Rev. Dr. Lisa Culpepper, he will be cycling the rolling hills and hiking the beautiful trails of Kentucky. Together they continue their practice of “we’ve done this before, just not at this age!” as well as continuing to embark upon new adventures.