David Marquis, DC, DACBN
For over 20 years Dr. David Marquis has assisted many thousands of patients find solutions to acute and chronic conditions without the use or with minimal use of drugs or surgery. Through a metabolic and neurological approach to a patient’s health conditions, not only can the causes be determined, but the patient can learn how to manage their own health and often without medication. This is the underlying goal of care in Dr. Marquis’ office. Finding solutions and empowering patients to take their health back and become non-dependent on the broken insurance driven medical paradigm that plagues our country today. Even prior to the specialty becoming a known entity Dr. Marquis had studied and practiced in the field of Functional and Integrative Medicine. He has trained extensively in the use of a systems oriented approach to resolve chronic health conditions. His office incorporates genetics, standard and advanced blood chemistry, food sensitivity and allergy testing, along with a complex evaluation of lifestyle and environmental factors which all influence the development of disease. This form of care has widely become known as Functional Medicine. It addresses the underlying cause of disease allowing him to provide answers to long standing inflammatory conditions, neurodegenerative and auto-immune disorders. In addition to his degree in Biology and his Doctorate, Dr. Marquis is the only Board Certified Clinical Nutritionist in the San Luis Obispo County. He also holds certifications in Botanical Medicine, Class IV Laser Therapies, Manipulation Under Anesthesia, Interactive Metronome Therapies and is currently pursuing another Diplomate in Functional Neurology. As such his services are encompassed under the umbrella of Neuro-metabolic care which is the blending of the best of Brain Based Therapies and Clinical Nutrition.