Functional Medicine

Functional medicine for Denver, Colorado and surrounding areas is offered through The Healing Center. Learn more about functional medicine and how we may be able to help.

What is Functional Medicine?

The systems of your body are not isolated.  Much of medicine today focuses on a single organ like the heart, or a system like the GI tract.  If your heart gets sick, Western Medicine will treat it with specific cardiovascular drugs like blood pressure and/or cholesterol medications.

How Functional Medicine is Different

Functional medicine takes a different approach.  By looking at the body as a whole and examining the interconnected systems of the body, Functional Medicine allows practitioners to diagnose the root of the problem.  If you’re having GI problems, you are probably having issues with your blood sugar, your hormones, and your nervous system as well.

How Functional Medicine Works

  • Full Examination: Dr. Starling does a full body examination that includes a detailed family history, as well as structural and allergy assessments.
    Laboratory Testing: Dr. Starling will run the necessary blood tests, immune assessments, and GI panels to fully diagnose what’s going wrong in your body.
    Restoring Function: Dr. Starling will work to restore function to all of your body systems.  She does this with a full range of carefully selected natural products as well as Chiropractic and NAET Allergy Elimination techniques.

Dr. Starling is proud to offer functional medicine to Denver and Colorado. Call us at 303-721-9800 or request an appointment today to learn more these techniques.

Staying Safe in the Summer Sun – Sun Exposure, Sunscreen, and Hydration

During the hot summer months, it’s important to stay hydrated and mindful of exposure to the sun. We will discuss staying hydrated, getting sun exposure for Vitamin D synthesis, and healthy sunscreen options.

Summer Recipe from Fresh Perspective!

Hello friends! My name is Sonja Miltner. I am a vegan personal chef, and my business is called Fresh Perspective. My parents converted to vegetarianism in their early twenties and raised me that way as well. In my adult life I found a passion for creating nutritious and delicious vegan meals for my family, my friends, and myself. I offer personalized, in-home meal prep for busy families, professionals, and athletes.

In Doubt about Gout?

Gout is a form of arthritis that this characterized by sudden reoccurring attacks of severe pain, redness, tenderness, heat/warmth, and swelling in the joints of the body. The metatarsal-phalangeal joint is the most commonly affected area of the body, but it can also affect other major joints of the body (ex: hand, wrist, elbow, knee, ankle, etc…). Gout is commonly caused by an increased intake in foods that are rich in purines and/or a dysfunction of the kidney’s ability to properly excrete uric acid from the body.

Meet Our New Doctor!!

Dr. Katharine Gandy is a passionate student of all things holistic and strives to help others find their optimum life potential. Using disciplines of chiropractic, functional medicine, energy work, massage, and cranial sacral, this integrative natural care physician has been treating patients with a wide range of conditions for over 13 years. Dr. Gandy focuses her continuing education in Neuro-Emotional Technique, nutrition, allergy elimination, pediatrics, and functional neurology to help her patients address the physical, chemical and emotional imbalances created from the multiple stressors we face each day.

Reiki Classes!

In June, The Healing Center is offering a 3-part course to offer clients the opportunity to learn the basics of Reiki healing energy and understand how to use energy for your own healing, and daily wellness. The classes are taught by Suzanne Rainey, a healer and spiritual guide who works with energy and also guides clients through their Akashic Records for healing and insight.

Suzanne is a Karuna Reiki Master, registered with the International Center for Reiki Training, and teaches beginners through masters/teachers, as well as Karuna, the Reiki of Compassion.

Announcement: Foundations of Health: Toxins and Pathogens in your Environment

Have you ever eaten sushi? 

Have you ever used Windex or other common cleaning products?

Have you ever traveled, or kissed someone?

If the answer is yes, you’ve been exposed to pathogens and other toxic chemicals.  Unfortunately, they are a widespread part of our modern lives.

Join us at The Healing Center for Dr. Marie Starling’s FREE Foundations of Health Series, “Toxins and Pathogens in your Environment,” to understand daily exposures that destroy your health, learn what they are, and how to avoid them.

Foundations of Health Lectures Series Dates and Times Announced!

As some of you may know, Dr. Marie Starling is putting on a FREE lecture series starting in April!  “Foundations of Health,” is a series designed to share Dr. Starling’s wealth of knowledge with anyone interested in long term health.  You don’t need to be a patient!  In fact, we are encouraging patient’s to bring any family or friends that don’t quite understand what it is you do when you’re at The Healing Center OR have interest in becoming a patient themselves.

How Emotions Affect Your Health: Drop the Emotional Baggage for Good

Every day each of us experiences an array of emotions that can range from pure illation to the worst kind of grief, sometimes making it feel like we’re on an emotional rollercoaster. Though most emotions leave the body after they are experienced, some will latch on, continuing to have a negative effect without us consciously knowing. Before we dive into why some emotions…

Your Underactive Thyroid and Weight Gain: Hypothyroidism Symptoms and Treatment

Are you tired all of the time despite getting a full night of sleep? Have you noticed sudden weight gain with a decrease in energy and motivation? Do you feel like you’re going through your day in a haze of brain fog…

Meet Suzanne! Our New Energy Worker!

Hi! I’m Suzanne Rainey. I like to call myself a spiritual guide. I work with clients who are on journeys to heal in deep ways, and who may be suffering from chronic issues, pain, anxiety, and other symptoms. I work with people to clear old patterns and restore balance…

303-721-9800

The Healing Center
7100 E. Belleview Ave, 
Suite 109
Greenwood Village, CO 80111

office@thehealingcenterdenver.com

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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

Directions

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.