Dr. Marie Starling, DC, DCCN
Chiropractic Internist. Functional Medicine.
If you are searching for a Denver functional medicine doctor, chiropractor, help with nutrition, allergies, or more, consider the work of Dr. Starling. Dr. Marie Starling has practiced as a holistic chiropractor for over 20 years. Utilizing cutting-edge protocols and testing, she is able to get to the heart of structural problems and illness. As a specialist in functional medicine, allergy elimination, rehabilitative chiropractic, and clinical nutrition, she is well equipped to address the most challenging of cases. As well, she is a dynamic speaker who cares passionately about sharing how to create vitality and wellness and maintain it effortlessly.
- Functional Medicine – Natural Treatment of Internal Disorders/ Adjunctive Autoimmune Care: Functional assessment of thyroid imbalances, gastrointestinal problems, blood sugar disorders, hormone imbalances, infertility, autoimmune conditions and other dysfunctions of the body utilizing blood work, saliva, and stool panels.
- Allergy Elimination – N.A.E.T./ BioSet allergy elimination is a permanent, noninvasive allergy elimination technique using chiropractic medicine, acupressure, and applied kinesiology. Dr. Starling has modified and expanded the technique founded by Dr. Namburipad to include many additional disease pathways. This type of allergy elimination is ideal for many seeking care from a Denver allergist.
- Clinical Nutrition – Assessment and correction of nutritional deficiencies and imbalances, including diet changes and detoxification.
- Pediatric Care – Adjustment and allergy elimination techniques in children.
Who We Are
Dr. Marie Starling founded The Healing Center as a place committed to helping people reach their full potential. From helping to eliminate allergies in Colorado, to offering chiropractic care and functional medicine, we are here for you. We are here to help you. Dr. Starling specializes in adjunct care for internal disorders, autoimmune conditions, IBS, thyroid symptoms, diabetes, and other complex health issues. We have the expertise to tackle some of the most challenging health issues that patients face today. If you have a difficult health issue, have seen multiple doctors, and are still suffering, we can help. We also offer allergy elimination, chiropractic care, nutritional guidance, acupuncture and Chinese medicine, and massage services.
Meet The Team
Dr. Katharine Gandy
Erik Johnson – L.Ac. MSTCM, BD, DNM
Erik is originally from Santa Fe, New Mexico, but came to Colorado in the year 2000 to get his BSBA in Hospitality Management from the University of Denver. He received his Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the Colorado School of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and is trained in acupuncture and related modalities, tui na (physiotherapy/therapeutic massage), and Chinese herbal medicine. He is a nationally certified Auricular Therapist (CAT) and Biofeedback Practitioner (CBP) and finished his doctorate program at the Institute for Bioenergetic Medicine (IBEM) in Bioenergetic Medicine (BD) and Natural Medicine (DNM). He is also an instructor at IBEM, teaching students about basic auricular medicine (ear acupuncture), acupuncture, and voll technology. Erik has successfully used acupuncture and Chinese Medicine to treat a wide range of conditions, but specializes in musculo-skeletal pain, digestive disorders, auto-immune conditions, sleep disorders, and stress management. He uses a wide range of modalities (acupuncture, Chinese herbs, moxabustion, tui na massage, fire cupping, electro-stimulation, injection therapy, laser acupuncture, and auricular/ear therapy) in his practice to achieve an individualized approach to treating each patient. Outside of The Healing Center, Erik is an avid traveler and enjoys scuba diving, cycling, and mountaineering – having climbed three of the top Seven Summits in the world. He is happiest when spending time with his family and friends, and managing his twenty honey bee hives in the greater Denver area.
Jessica Yoches – CNTP, MNT & Pathogen Elimination Specialist
Aubrey Twogood – Patient Coordinator
Tess Jensen – Front Desk Coordinator
Larry Amos – RMT, NMT, CT
KT Colgan – Emotional Energy Healer and Pathogen Elimination Assistant
Suzanne Rainey – Karuna Reiki Master/Teacher (RMT)
Bachelor of Science Human Biology
Cleveland Chiropractic College – Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine
N.A.E.T. Allergy Elimination Certification
Functional Endocrinology Seminars
Over 300 postgraduate hours training with Dr. Datis Kharrazian in advanced functional endocrinology including advanced blood chemistry analysis, neurological diagnosis, and functional autoimmune assessment.
Neurochemistry Fellowship – 150 hours Board Eligible
Neurology Diplomate – 360 hours Board Eligible
Colorado Chiropreactic Association, CCA
Colorado Women’s Chiropractic Association, CWCA – Former Vice President and founding member
Diplomate of the College of Clinical Nutrition, DCCN
Monday – 9:00 am-6:00 pm (Lunch 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm)
Tuesday – Closed
Wednesday – 9:00 am-6:00 pm (Lunch 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm)
Thursday – 9:00 am-6:00 pm (Lunch 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm)
Friday – 9:00 am-1:00 pm
From Progress Ave, make your first Right into the parking lot and then an immediate right.
We have a PATIO ENTRANCE on the South East corner of the building.
There are 2 reserved parking spots for our suite (109) in the corner.
Walk up the sidewalk to our patio door.