Our Story

Watch this video to learn more about Red Tail Wellness Center’s unique philosophy, and how they became a leading functional medicine center in Boulder, CO. See how patients and doctors at our wellness center work together to create a customized health plan.Discover our effective methods of alleviating debilitating conditions and diseases. We help patients with back pain, knee pain, thyroid disease and those who live with depression, anxiety, and ADD/ADHD. Often our treatments can help reduce or eliminate the need to take prescription drugs.

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The Work We Do

At Red Tail a new paradigm of healthcare exists using proven principles to listen and understand your health goals. Compassion, concern and knowledge underscore a passion in using the most modern forms of health-care including Functional Medicine, Applied Kinesiology, Thyroid Care and Chiropractic.

Dr. Ian Hollaman

Dr. Ian Hollaman

DC, MSc, IFMCP

 

Dr. Hollaman specializes in chronic and complex conditions using functional medicine, functional neurology, chiropractic, and therapies like Neurofeedback and cold laser that create a new space for true healing.  Dr. Hollaman suffered from multiple chronic conditions and he provides a different healthcare experience through empathy, comprehensive testing and evaluation. He takes the time to truly explain your health and what the healing process requires.  Dr. Hollaman is one of the few practitioners in the United States to have his certification in functional medicine, Masters in functional medicine and nutrition plus certifications in functional neurology. He also has partnered with a new laboratory that can sequence the chemical messengers from your microbiome and indicate which specific probiotics are necessary to neutralize the inflammation.  He lives in Boulder, CO with his wife Dr. Karen Hollaman and his 4 children.  Dr. Ian loves to fly his bird, “Minnie” (Finnish Goshawk), at wild game and has been an active falconer and Audobonist since age 19.  Dr. Ian also loves gardening and custom woodworking. You will most likely note some of his creations when you step into our beautiful office!

 

Awards & Associations

Certifications

  • Doctorate in Chiropractic, Palmer West San Jose
  • Masters of Science Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine
  • IFM Certified, Functional Medicine Practitioner
  • Certified Gluten Coach
  • Certification, Proficiency level in Applied Kinesiology
  • (Certification) American Functional Neurology Institute
  • CPR/BLS Healthcare Provider

 

Joy Straka

Joy Straka

Office Manager

 

Joy thrives in Red Tail Wellness Centers’ culture and philosophies about Functional Medicine and passion for knowing the “whys” of disease. She is an advocate of natural solutions and emotional support for a holistic approach to wellness. She loves making personal connections and helping our clients thrive and reach their health goals. Away from the nest, Joy saturates her time with fitness classes, snowboarding, hiking, her family and pooch Lucy.

Mark Leach

Mark Leach

Marketing

Natalie Earle

Natalie Earle

Certified Nutrition Therapy Practitioner

 

Natalie Earle is a certified Nutrition Therapy Practitioner from the Nutrition Therapy Association. She was inspired to pursue a career in nutrition after she received her Bachelors of Science in Physics due to her own gut health symptoms; specifically skin issues, food intolerances, energy and mood. She has been in holistic healthcare for over 5 years.  She has worked with patients to educate and empower them about nutrition, lifestyle, and supplementation in order to support their innate wellness. As nutritionist and metabolic coordinator, Natalie gives nutritional recommendations based on patients’ labs, symptoms, and bio-individual constitution. Natalie loves horses and dachshunds, making art (especially food and pottery), and listening to people. It is Natalie’s purpose to support patients on their own nutrition journey.

Danielle Browning

Danielle Browning

Care Coordinator/Office Assistant

 

Danielle is a huge advocate of the holistic approach to wellness and health. She has personally experienced the wonders of natural medicine and desires to help our clients reach their health goals without heavy pharmaceuticals. She is especially impressed with our Neurofeedback technology, and its ability to reduce symptoms of ADHD and other atypical neuro-behavior. A transplant from Florida, Danielle has fallen in love with Boulder’s colorful culture and gorgeous mountain view. If she isn’t gardening or watching a Beatles movie, you would probably find her on a trail somewhere searching for all the pine trees that smell like butterscotch.

 

The Hollaman family | Red Tail Wellness Centers, a leading functinal medicine center in Boulder, CO

Our Story

Dr. Ian Hollaman truly cares for his patients, and brings a tremendous amount of passion to the art of healing. His willingness to go the extra mile reflects a lifelong pursuit of the golden rule – treat others as you would have them treat you. He is proud to offer wellness services of the highest quality, with a focus on patient care at the heart of all he does. Since 2008, Red Tail Wellness Center has become a leading functional medicine center in Boulder, CO, offering Chiropractic, Functional Medicine, Functional Neurology, Nutrition Coaching, Neurofeedback and more. A unique care plan is crafted using these modalities to meet each client’s specific health needs.

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