Naturopathic and Functional Medicine Doctor now at Hatch Chiropractic & Wellness
Dr. Shawn Manske is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor in the state of Colorado and loves to educate and support people on their path to optimal health and wellness.
Dr. Manske has a passion for learning and educating others in the pursuit of a healthy lifestyle. He focuses on optimizing health and wellness in order for patients to feel their best. Shawn has been following his own healthy path for over 15 years when he first began learning about human anatomy, physiology and natural health. He loves spending time outdoors skiing, camping, backpacking, hiking, and crossing 14er’s off of his list each summer. Dr. Manske lives in Parker, Colorado with his wife and son and their two dogs.
The family moved from their home in Buffalo, NY in 2016. He loves spending time with his son teaching him to play sports and to love the outdoors. Dr. Manske volunteers as the head coach of his son’s hockey team in Centennial.
Dr. Shawn Manske – Education
The doctor grew up in the small town of Ridgeway, Ontario, Canada and attended Queen’s University in Kingston, ON, where he received an Honors Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. Post-university he attended the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) in Toronto, ON, a 4-year, post-graduate accredited naturopathic medical program. Here he obtained his degree as a Naturopathic Doctor. The program consisted of in depth conventional Western Medical training and an understanding of laboratory testing and functional diagnostic testing. He was also trained in nutritional biochemistry, botanical medicine, homeopathic medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine, acupuncture, hydrotherapy, and physical medicine. After passing board examinations he received his license to practice in Ontario, Canada where he practiced in for 5 years. Dr. Manske previously ran two naturopathic medical practices in Ontario, Canada before moving to Colorado.
Dr. Manske’s Specialties
During his time in practice, his focus was on digestive issues, thyroid concerns, blood sugar issues, cardiovascular concerns, and autoimmune conditions, though he did treat a wide range of patients with many different presenting complaints. His interests in continuing medical education are healthy aging and longevity, mitochondrial optimization, brain and cognitive health, cardiovascular health and digestive optimization.
Dr. Manske is currently licensed in the state of Colorado as a Naturopathic Doctor. He has a strong passion for herbal medicine and currently works with a Colorado-based botanical medicine company as their senior educator.
Your First Visit
Dr. Manske’s initial consultation consists of a thorough review of past and present medical history, and investigative diagnostic testing. He works to uncover the root causes and contributing factors that are disrupting one’s physiology causing concerns or diseases. Dr. Manske works with patients to educate and inspire them in creating healthy life choices. His goal is to work collaboratively with his patients to remove obstacles and optimize nutrition, ultimately guiding the body back into balance, and towards a state of wellness. By optimizing healthspan, not just lifespan, this approach encourages patients to make changes that improve physical, mental/emotional, and spiritual health leading them on their path to optimal health and wellness.
Call now to schedule your first appointment (303) 841-7121.