meet the team

Chiropractor Denver NC Dr. Michael Simmer


Michael Simmer D.C.

Our Denver chiropractor, Dr. Michael Simmer is a licensed and board-certified Chiropractor in North Carolina and has been for 20+ years. Dr. Simmer completed his education at Life Chiropractic College-West in Northern California in September 1991. He earned his license to practice in North Carolina shortly thereafter upon passing the North Carolina board examination.

Dr. Simmer interned, worked in and owned several chiropractic clinics in Northern California, Idaho, Iowa and Ariona before he and his DC wife, Dr Shaun Simmer started their final clinic in Denver. In that time, he has had the opportunity to work with patients with a wide variety of conditions and we have witnessed amazing results. He specializes in acute injuries, chronic conditions, and wellness care for patients of all ages and body types. He has elective training in treating extremity dysfunction, such as shoulder, knee, and foot pain.


  • Completed Certified Gonstead Advanced Certification in 1992
  • Life Chiropractic College-West 1991
  • In Active Practice since 1992

Personal Life:

Married to Dr. Shaun Simmer for 25 years. They have five children together. He enjoys cycling, outdoors, traveling, hiking and adventure vacations.

Chiropractic Methods and Techniques Trained in:

  • Gonstead
  • Activator
  • Cox Flexion/Distraction
  • Thompson Drop
  • Acupuncture
  • Trigger Point Therapy
Chiropractor Denver NC Dr. Shaun Simmer


Shaun Simmer D.C.

Dr. Simmer has co-owned and run 16 successful referral-based Chiropractic Clinics across the country since 1992. Dr. Shaun Simmer grew up in Iowa. She met her husband, Dr. Michael Simmer while they were attending Chiropractic College. They have been married for 25 years and have had five children.

After opening and successfully managing many Chiropractic Clinics across the country they have chosen North Carolina to settle and raise their family.

Professional Experience

  • Dr. Simmer's Post Graduate Achievements include:
  • Completion of Post Graduate Certification Training in Acupuncture
  • Completion of Post Graduate Training hours in the
  • Gonstead Advanced Technique
  • Completion of Standard Process Continuing
  • Education and Clinical Training in Nutritional Counseling
  • Ran a successful laser and weight loss clinic in West Des Moines, IA


  • Graduate of LeMars Community High School in LeMars, IA
  • Attended University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, IA
  • Attained a Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from Life Chiropractic College West
  • Post Graduate Certification in Acupuncture from Cleveland College

Skill Highlights

  • 25 years studying and utilizing the Gonstead Chiropractic technique
  • Weight loss management
  • Spinal Rehabilitation
  • Physiologic Therapies
  • Neck Pain
  • Common/Migraine Headaches
  • Nutritional Evaluation and Beneficial Supplement
  • Recommendations
  • Cold Laser Therapy Treatment
  • Disc Condition Management
  • Muscle Strains
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction & Sciatica
  • Frozen Shoulder
Chiropractor Denver NC Chris Vlahos Meet The Team


Chris Vlahos D.C.

Spine Chiropractic's newest edition, Dr. Chris Vlahos received his undergraduate degree from East Carolina University. He received his Doctorate of Chiropractic at Palmer College of Chiropractic in Florida, and is a native to Charlotte.

Dr. Vlahos was active in athletics from a very young age. He pairs his love for health and fitness with caring for others. Dr. Vlahos has always had an interest in serving his community and providing care with an approach of teaching the philosophy of chiropractic to his patients. He treats acute injuries, chronic conditions, head/neck pathologies, and overall wellness care for any body type and all ages. He is thrilled to be new to the Spine Chiropractic team, and looks forward to establishing relationships with future patients.

Personal life

In his free time Dr. Vlahos loves anything to do with water and boats, exploring new places, spending quality time with friends and family. He is also involved in his church and embraces his Greek heritage.

Chiropractic Methods & Techniques

Trained in

  • Gonstead
  • Flexion/Distraction
  • Trigger point therapy
  • Activator
  • Diversified

Chiropractor Assistant


Aundrea's love for what she does shines through in all her work. She provides outreach support to ensure total patient satisfaction. She will take care of all your financial and insurance questions. She also schedules appointments and manages the reception desk.

Chiropractic Denver NC Kristin Chiropractic Assistant

Chiropractor Assistant


Kristen’s outgoing personality shows in the way she interacts with all patients. She assists the doctors with exams, takes X-Rays as well as puts patients on therapy and answers any questions about treatment modalities offered in the clinic.


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9:30am - 12:30pm
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9:30am - 12:30pm
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9:30am - 12:30pm
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Spine Chiropractic
7505 Highway 73 Suite A
Denver, NC 28037
(704) 951-8238