Meet the Practitioners


Functional & Holistic Doctor known Worldwide

Dr. Jay Goodbinder, ND DC DABCI

Jay Goodbinder, ND DC DABCI is a doctor in Kansas City, MO who serves clients in surrounding areas and cities across the United States, as well as several countries around the world.

Dr. Goodbinder went to the University of Kansas where he earned his bachelor’s degree in community health. For his doctoral degree, Dr. Goodbinder went to Cleveland Chiropractic College in Overland Park, KS. where he graduated Valedictorian, Magna Cum Laude, Pi Tau Delta international chiropractic honors society, Who’s Who of all colleges and universities in the United States, and received the prestigious research award for functional medicine therapies.

Dr. Goodbinder has gone through four years of post-doctoral training in functional medicine, endocrinology, immunology, biochemistry, and physiology, as well as epigenetics. He speaks internationally about reversing life-crippling diseases. He is the author of the Amazon best-selling book “Defending Your Life” and has helped thousands of people all over the world fulfill their potential and realize their purpose in life.

Dr. Goodbinder will create a personalized functional medicine and epigenetics plan to suit your individual needs. He specializes in Epigenetic science to help you not ‘express’ disease and be able to function at your best with functional medicine therapies, Epigenetics, and lifestyle counseling. Under the care and supervision of Dr. Goodbinder, clients report higher functioning in all areas of their lives.

Dr. Angela Garner, MD

Dr. Angela J Garner, MD is a doctor primarily located in Kansas City, MO. She believes in a holistic approach to naturopathic, functional and traditional medicine. She has more than 17 years of experience, and her specialties include hospice, Palliative and internal medicine. She graduated from Saba University School Of Medicine in 2002.

Dr. Garner is passionate about helping people. In her free time, Dr. Garner spends time volunteering and traveling to other counties to provide medical care where people lack proper access.

Dr. Garner believes that feeling beautiful inside and out has incredible benefits to the mental and physical effects of aging. In 2012, she opened Refresh Medical Day Spa and Hormonal Health in Overland Park, KS. She also periodically works with patients in the Epigenetics Healing Center to administer and provide specialized care as part of a holistic treatment plan.

Dr. Patrick Russell, DC

As a former high-level athlete and cross country runner, Dr. Russell was inspired by the way his team’s chiropractor helped athletes stay at peak performance and decided to follow the same path. He received his doctorate at Logan Chiropractic College and quickly went on to become the track team chiropractor for the University of Missouri in Columbia, and then team chiropractor for the UMKC Roos men’s basketball team. Dr. Russell has also trained under the lead chiropractor for the U.S. Olympic weightlifting team.

Now as part of The Epigenetics Healing Center, Dr. Russell is an apex chiropractor who brings his extensive expertise to our patients. He is as adept at adjusting as he is performing muscle rehab (on everyone from the elderly to elite athletes) and is passionate about helping people achieve a better quality of life, free from pain.

Dania Stainbrook, FNP

Dania Stainbrook, FNP is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner located in Kansas City, MO. With over 25 years of nursing experience, she has helped patients in Overland Park, Leawood, Olathe and the surrounding areas of Johnson County. Her favorite aspect of practicing Family and Functional Medicine is the meaningful and supportive relationships she builds with her patients.

Dania went to Pittsburg State University where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She received her Master of Science as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Graceland University in Iowa. She has continued her education by earning a certification in Advanced Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) and is a member of the Academy of Preventative & Innovative Medicine. She feels there is a place for conventional medicine yet a need for a deeper understanding of the root cause that Functional Medicine encompasses.

For over 7 years, Dania has specialized in Botox injections and overall wellness. Working with patients for over 25 years, Dania has a passion for excellent care with a focus on health, wellness, and disease prevention. At The Epigenetics Healing Center, Dania oversees our Holistic Healthcare Program, IV Nutritional Therapy, Aesthetic Services, Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy, Advanced Biologic Therapy, Anti-Aging, Biohacks and Biologic Hair Loss Therapy.

Shiny Prakash, AGNP

Shiny is a Nurse Practitioner at The Epigenetics Healing Center. She holds her National Certification through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology at Kansas State University, her Bachelor’s in Nursing Science through Baker University, and her Master’s Degree as an Adult Nurse Practitioner through Spring Arbour University in Michigan. She has practiced as an RN for over 10 years in a wide array of specialties including Critical Care, Surgical and Post Surgical, to RN Case Management with a Health Insurance Company. 

As a previous patient of Dr. Goodbinder, she brings a unique approach to the care provided here as she has seen, felt, and understood first hand the benefits of what a holistic approach can do to heal the body inside and out. She is passionate about providing the best care possible by understanding each individuals story and customizing a plan of care that will help them achieve their desired outcomes.

Under the mentorship of Dr. Goodbinder, she offers her own spin to functional medicine. She is a BHRT certified provider through The BHRT Training Academy, and is a Certified Aesthetics Injector through Cosmetic Medical Training. She believes overall health has a very synergistic relationship with feeling your best on the onside and outside, and is excited to offer both to help you feel your BEST!

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