About The Ridge Staff

Joint Commission Accredited* Estimated 80% Recovery Rate

With over 25 years of experience treating patients with addictions, The Ridge’s staff is exceptionally qualified and eager to help you or your loved one break free of addiction’s grip and get started living in recovery.

Our program is run by Dr. Marc Whitsett

The Ridge, a residential addiction treatment program near Cincinnati, and knows that the abuse of alcohol and illicit drugs is a chronic, progressive and potentially fatal disease for which there is a treatment, but no known cure.

Our treatment program is the most focused of its kind, because it’s run by Dr. Marc Whitsett, who’s vision for the very best addiction treatment center guides our staff of doctors, nurses and experienced, licensed counselors. We also have a psychiatrist on-staff to help clients address various mental health issues.


Dr. Whitsett devised our program that leads a talented staff of physicians, nurses, and licensed chemical dependency counselors. Their knowledge and experience makes their care some of the industry’s best, and The Ridge’s high staff-to-patient ratio ensures that each patient will have an exceptional amount of focused attention from them.

Chefs for Addiction Treatment
The Ridge’s two chefs prepare delicious meals for our patients, using fresh ingredients whenever possible. Merging taste with nutrition allows our clients to feel healthier in recovery.