Dr. Shannon A. O’Keefe has dedicated her career to identifying and treating the root causes of complicated chronic health issues. Her father practiced chiropractic for 40 years and was an early influence on her perspective that often, health issues are best approached from beyond the traditional medical model. Dr. O’Keefe has been practicing chiropractic and clinical nutrition for over 23 years. She graduated from Northwestern College of Chiropractic in 1991, completed her training in Functional Medicine in 2004, and obtained her Diplomat in Nutrition in 2008. Dr. O’Keefe’s approach is multi-faceted and specifically combines nutrition, lifestyle, and laboratory testing to come up with a personal plan for each patient’s needs. She has vast experience in treating patients of all ages for a whole host of complicated conditions such as RA, fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue syndrome, gastrointestinal issues, Lupus, MS, among others. Dr. O’Keefe’s work is her passion – she brings a tenacity and unwavering commitment to each case that comes her way and her patient success stories are proof of that.
Dr. Matz has been in the healthcare field for over 25 years and has vast experience with the western medical approach as well as alternative & natural approaches. She is a Doctor of Chiropractic, Chiropractic Acupuncturist, Massage Therapist, Board Certified Clinical Nutritionist, Practical Nurse, and most recently a certified Neurofeedback practitioner. Dr. Matz has developed a concussion protocol that has been phenomenally successful for pain, headaches, dizziness, balance issues, ringing in the ears, neck pain, back pain, TMJ dysfunction and so on. From this system, the best options are selected from multiple modalities to tailor treatment protocols to each individual. This strategy has been instrumental in her success with patients with Concussion / MTBI symptoms.
Through her professional and personal experience, Dr. Matz understands the needs of patients & their families. Dr. Matz is passionate about bridging the gap between the two medical care paradigms and brings her empathy, compassion, and broad medical knowledge to help patients in need.
Stephanie Ykema-Stunes is a Certified Massage Therapist having graduated from the Minnesota School of Business in 2005 with an A.A.S. degree in Massage Therapy. She will begin classes in the fall of 2013 to obtain a masters degree in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. Stephanie has had a lifelong passion for wellness and thoroughly enjoys sharing that passion with others. When away from the clinic and schoolwork, she enjoys cooking new foods and walking the trail system with her husband Corey.
LC is our office administrator. She holds a B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay in Political Science with an interdisciplinary minor in Public Administration. She is interested in the connection between a healthy body and mind, with a focus on nutrition. In her free time, LC likes exploring unfamiliar places, weight lifting, and trying new recipes.