Dr. Ron Riegel co-founded AIMLA in 2009. He is a well-recognized champion for medical laser education. His background in laser technology encompasses human, companion animals as well as equine disciplines.
Dr. Riegel has authored more than a dozen papers and books on companion animal and equine therapy including “Laser Therapy for the Equine Athlete”, “Laser Therapy in the Companion Animal Practice” and “Clinical Overview and Applications of Class IV Therapy Lasers”. He also founded and managed Equistar Publications and Illustrated Animal Books LLC.
He has spent the last 2 decades lecturing nationally and internationally to human and veterinary healthcare professionals.
He served as a clinical instructor with the Ohio State University. In addition to his time as an educator, Dr. Riegel operated a multi-doctor private veterinary practice in Ohio for more than two decades.
Dr. Ron Riegel earned his undergraduate degree in Chemistry from the University of Delaware. His doctoral degree in animal science came from the University of Illinois. He is a member of the Academy of Human Neuromuscular Physiology.