The Integrated Health Systems team of Functional Medicine and Chiropractic Neurologists practitioners.

One out of a small handful of Chiropractic Neurologists in the state of Colorado owns Integrated Health Systems. We offer our patients the most comprehensive evaluation of the integration between their endocrine, immune, and nervous systems in the region.

All of our patients have one thing in common, they have unresolved health issues and are tired of going from doctor to doctor without answers. We work with men and women, kids and adults of all ages, who are suffering from tough and challenging health issues. We also have the honor of helping professional and Division I athletes in these leagues:


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Shane SteadmanDr. Shane Steadman became a Chiropractic Neurologist in 2003 and is one of only a small handful of Chiropractic Neurologists in the entire state of Colorado. Dr. Steadman is the owner of Integrated Health Systems in Denver, Colorado.

Dr. Steadman is an expert in treating and supporting “tough cases” such as Concussions, Migraines, Vertigo, Peripheral Neuropathy, Autoimmune Conditions, Thyroid and Hormonal disorders and others.

Featured Books:

Dr. Steadman wrote the forward to the Amazon #1 bestselling book: “The Truth About Low Thyroid: Stories of Hope and Healing for Those Suffering with Hashimoto’s Low Thyroid Disease” by Dr. Joshua J. Redd. Dr. Steadman also wrote the forward to the book: “Not Just Spirited: A Mom’s Sensational Journey With Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD)” by Chynna T. Laird.

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Dr. Steadman is cited and featured in the books: “Why Do I Still Have Thyroid Symptoms? When My Lab Tests Are Normal: A Revolutionary Breakthrough In Understanding Hashimoto’s Disease and Hypothyroidism” by Dr. Datis Kharrazian and “Why Isn’t My Brain Working: A Revolutionary Understanding of Brain Decline and Effective Strategies to Recover Your Brain’s Health” by Dr. Datis Kharrazian.

National Speaker and Teacher:

Dr. Steadman has been a lecturer for Apex Energetics since 2006, educating physicians and other practitioners on the testing and clinical applications of Functional Endocrinology, Immunology and Blood Chemistry. He regularly travels across the country lecturing on functional medicine doctor topics such as:

    • 8 Patterns of Thyroid
    • Autoimmune Thyroid Research and Practice Updates
    • Thyroid Brain Immune Physiologic Crosstalk
    • Thyroid Principle and Case Studies
    • Neurotransmitter and Brain
    • Functional Endocrinology
    • Functional Blood Chemistry
    • Introduction to Neurochemistry
    • Applied Brain Concepts and Clinical Nutrition
    • Clinical Pearls of Endocrinology
    • 20 Core Principles of Endocrinology
    • Nutritional Management of Neurodegenerative Diseases
    • Neuro-Endocrine-Immune Axis
    • Autoimmune Regulation by the Nitric Oxide and Glutathione Systems
    • Cortisol and Melatonin Circadian Rhythm Physiology
    • Neuro-Endocrine-Immune Axis of Andropause
    • Brain-Gut Axis
    • Gluten Sensitivity
    • Leaky Gut Syndrome


Dr. Shane Steadman completed his undergraduate studies in pre-med from Texas Tech University and earned his Doctorate in Chiropractic from Parker College of Chiropractic in Dallas, Texas.

He completed his post-graduate studies from Parker College becoming certified in Chiropractic Clinical Neurology as well as obtaining his Diplomate becoming a Chiropractic Neurologist through the American Chiropractic Neurology Board.

In addition, he holds a Fellowship with the American College of Functional Neurology, a Diplomate with the College of Clinical Nutrition, Board Certification in Integrative Medicine, and is a Certified Nutrition Specialist through the American College of Nutrition.

    • Doctor of Chiropractic
    • Board Certified Chiropractic Neurologist
    • Fellow, American College of Functional Neurology
    • Fellow, American Association of Integrative Medicine
    • Diplomate, College of Clinical Nutrition
    • Certified in Clinical Chiropractic Neurology
    • Certified Nutrition Specialist
    • Diplomate, Chiropractic Board of Clinical Nutrition

Additional Studies:

    • Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies, Clinical Neurochemistry, 2010
    • Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies, Movement Disorders, 2010
    • University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic, 2010; Mastering the Thyroid
    • University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic, 2008; Neurotransmitters and Brain
    • University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic, 2007; Functional Endocrinology Case Studies and Principles
    • Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies, Diagnosis and Treatment of ADHD, Learning Disabilities and Behavioral Disorders, 2007
    • University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic, 2006, 2007; Blood Chemistry Evaluation
    • University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic, 2006, 2007; Advanced Principles in Functional Endocrinology
    • Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies, Cape Canaveral, FL, 2000 – 2003, Postdoctoral Studies in Neurology
    • Parker College of Chiropractic, Dallas, TX, 2001 – 2002; Postdoctoral Studies in Clinical Neurology
    • Parker College of Chiropractic, Dallas, TX, 1999 – 2002; Doctorate of Chiropractic
    • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, 1995 – 1999, Pre-med


    • Colorado State Chiropractic License, 2002 – present
    • National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, 2002 – present


    • Founder, The Authentic Practice, LLC, 2015 – present
    • Co-owner, Brain Concepts, LLC, 2010 – present
    • Owner, Integrated Health Systems, PC, 2008 – present
    • Lecturer, Apex Energetics, Irvine, California, 2006 – present
    • Co-owner, Mountain Health Chiropractic & Neurology Center, LLC, 2003 – 2010

Certifications, Awards and Designations:

    • Diplomate, College of Clinical Nutrition (DCCN), 2010
    • Fellow, American Association of Integrative Medicine (FAAIM), 2010
    • Fellow, American College of Functional Neurology (FACFN), 2009
    • Certified Nutrition Specialist, American College of Nutrition (CNS), 2008
    • Certified Interactive Metronome Provider, American Occupational Therapy Association, 2007
    • Certified in Nuclear Neurology + Psychiatry through the Institute for Nuclear Medical Education, 2005
    • Diplomate, American Chiropractic Neurology Board (DACNB), 2003
    • Certification in Chiropractic Clinical Neurology (CCCN), Parker College of Chiropractic, 2003
    • Doctor of Chiropractic (DC), Parker College of Chiropractic, 2002
    • Certified Backpack Safety Instructor, Backpack Safety America (BSA), 2002
    • Honorary Diploma – La Municipalidad Provincial del Callao, Peru, 2001
    • Member, Golden Key National Honor Society, 1997
    • Member of the Dean’s List – Texas Tech University, 1995, 1996, 1997

Member Of:

    • American Association of Integrative Medicine, 2010
    • Member, American College of Nutrition, 2008
    • The ACA Council on Neurology, 2006
    • Colorado Chiropractic Association, 2001
    • American Chiropractic Association, 1999
    • International Chiropractic Association, 1999
    • Member, Board of Directors, Englewood Chamber of Commerce, present
    • President, Board of Director, Friends First, present
    • In addition to his professional achievements, Dr. Steadman is a member of the Board of Directors for the Englewood Chamber of Commerce as well as the Board President for Friends First.

Media Appearances:

Dr. Steadman is a sought after speaker and expert, regularly appearing on TV and radio programs, concerning various health subjects such: Concussions, Migraines, Vertigo, Thyroid and Hormonal disorders, Diabetes, Stress Management and many others. Dr. Steadman has been featured on these stations and programs:

Dr. Perry Maynard, DC, DACNB

Dr. Perry Maynard is a board certified chiropractic neurologist that specializes in the  management of complex neurological cases, including post concussive syndrome, vertigo, balance disorders, movement disorders, dysautonomia, and a variety of autoimmune conditions. Dr. Maynard also enjoys taking principles from cutting edge neuroscience and applying it to sports rehabilitation and overall human performance.

Dr. Maynard first became interested in neurological rehabilitation after playing Division 1 college football for Eastern Illinois University, where he experienced multiple concussions and witnessed friends and teammates suffering without answers or options for treatment. Dr. Maynard began chiropractic school with a strong interest in both clinical neuroscience and sports medicine. Throughout his education, he was fortunate to intern with several neurorehabilitation clinics.


Dr. Perry Maynard completed his undergraduate studies in pre-med from Eastern Illinois University and earned his Doctorate in Chiropractic from Logan University in St. Louis, MO. While in school he began classes towards his diplomate in Chiropractic neurology. In addition, he holds various certifications in sports rehabilitation.

    • Doctor of Chiropractic
    • Board certified chiropractic neurologist
    • Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SMFA)
    • ART Spine
    • Rock tape FMT1/FMT2/PMT certification

Additional Studies:

    • Carrick institute for Graduate studies, 2017 – present: Vestibular Rehabilitation
    • Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies, 2016: Movement Disorders
    • National University Health Sciences, 2016: Functional Neurology Anatomy and Central Neurological Pathways
    • National University Health Sciences, 2016: Identifying Neurodegenerative Disorders and Clinical Application
    • National University Health Sciences, 2016: Peripheral Vestibular Disorders
    • National University, 2016: Central Vestibular Disorders
    • University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic, 2016 Mastering Brain Chemistry
    • University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic, 2015 Fundamentals of Blood Chemistry
    • Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies, 2013 – present: Clinical Neuroscience
    • Logan University, St. Louis, MO, 2012 – 2016: Doctorate of Chiropractic
    • Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL, 2008-2012: Pre-med
    • Colorado State Chiropractic License, 2017 – present
    • Internship, September 2016 – January 2017
    • Colorado State Chiropractic License, 2017 – present
    • Internship, September 2016 – January 2017


    • Associate Doctor at Integrated Health Systems, 2017 – Present

Certifications, Awards and Designations:

    • Doctor of Chiropractic (DC), Logan University
    • Board Eligible Chiropractic Neurologist
    • Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SMFA)
    • ART Spine
    • Rock tape FMT1/FMT2/PMT certification
    • Logan University, Dean’s List, 2012-2016
    • Recipient of Dr. and Mrs. Jerry Heath Sports Medicine Scholarship, 2007

Jacob Meyer, LSW, LAC

Jacob Meyer, is a Licensed Social Worker and Licensed Addiction Counselor providing mental health services to patients at IHS. Jacob is specialized in working with patients who experience chronic illness, gut-brain axis issues, dysfunction in close relationships, traumatic experiences, eating disorders, anxiety, depression, and attachment issues. Jacob uses a psychodynamic and experiential approach to treatment. He is trained to help patients figure out what they can do right now to feel better along with finding out why they are hurting in the first place. Getting to the root cause of what ails them.

Jacob believes that every person has their own unique struggle in life and seeks to understand the person as a whole human being. He supports patients identifying and working through emotions that feel unacceptable due to shame and self blame. Jacob helps you understand how old patterns live in your present life, how they can affect recovering from medical issues, and how to work out of them. Through working at IHS Jacob understands that when something is happening with our bodies it will surely show up in our minds. Jacob’s goal as a therapist is to help people find their wholeness again in their mind and body

Jacob attended Michigan State University and received his Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and Psychology in 2011. He obtained his Master’s in Social Work in 2016 at Loyola University Chicago. Jacob worked in the field of addiction helping patients suffering from chronic opioid, benzodiazepine, amphetamine, and alcohol addiction. Jacob earned a Licensed Social Worker certification along with a Licensed Addiction Counselor certification.

Lead Therapist at Behavioral Health Group Westminster from 2016-2019
Adolescent therapist at East Leyden High School from 2015-2016
Clinical Case Manager for Single Room Housing Assistance Corporation from 2014-2015
Disciplinary Coordinator at Bronzeville Lighthouse Charter School from 2012-2014

Dr. Terry Trinka, OD CN

Dr. Trinka is a neurological optometrist and a member of NORA (Neuro Optometric Rehabilitation Organization) who uses his neurological background to help people with concussion and brain injuries.

Dr. Trinka is passionate about educating people about the details of the eye-brain connection in order to guide them through the process of balancing and rebuilding vision-brain function.

He works with patients in the Denver, Colorado area and around the United States and enjoys hiking with his family and living in the natural beauty of the mountains while still being close enough to Denver to take advantage of its cultural opportunities.


Dr. Trinka has studied extensively in the fields of vision and health. After receiving a Bachelor of Science from University of Illinois, he went on to graduate from the Illinois College of Optometry as a Doctor of Optometry. He furthered his education by obtaining a degree as a Certified Nutritionist.

In addition, he is a Syntonic optometrist and a member of the College of Syntonic Optometry. This is a group of dedicated doctors who use specific frequencies of light to help many health, learning, brain, and eye conditions.

He also has studied with the top clinicians in the country in numerous areas including thyroid dysfunction, autoimmunity, blood chemistry interpretation, and gastro intestinal imbalances.


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After seeing several chiropractors, I finally found one who cared about my constant soreness. Dr. Shane Steadman. fixed all my aches and pains and I’ve stayed in alignment for over a year now.

They took the time to listen to my concerns and truly wanted to help me. They are friendly, warm and caring people. I am so thankful, I found them.

A. Dawson

Denver, CO