Steve Shirley, D.C.


  • Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy and Government / California State
  • University, Sacramento (with honors)
  • Certified Massage Therapist Integrative Massage School
  • Doctor of Chiropractic Palmer College West (valedictorian)
  • Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician Western States Chiropractic College
  • Chiropractic Rehabilitation Doctor – Board Eligible Los Angeles College of Chiropractic
  • Certified in Kennedy Decompression Technique
  • Advanced training in Sacro-Occipital Technique (SOT) and Craniopathy
  • Advanced training in TMJ conditions
  • Advanced training in whiplash injuries
  • Certified in Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA)
  • Certified Rock Tape Doctor: Functional Movement Taping
  • Certified FAKTR Doctor: Functional and Kinetic Treatment with Rehabilitation

Professional Experience:

  • Clinic Director, Spinal & Sports Care Clinic 1991 to present
  • Team Chiropractor – Professional Rodeo and Cowboy Association 1993-1995
  • Team Chiropractor at numerous sporting events, including World’s Toughest Triathlon And Bloomsday

Professional Presentations:

  • TMJ Disorders to the Spokane County Dental Society
  • Sacred Heart Hospital, Department of Corrections, Association of Safety Engineers

Special Interests:

  • I love spending time outdoors.  I regularly hike the hills around Spokane and can be found frequently wading the rivers with my fly rod.


  • Washington State Chiropractic Association
  • American Chiropractic Association
  • International Society of Clinical Rehabilitation Specialists