Staff

  • Dr.
    Michelle Kotkin, DICCP
    Diplomate in Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics

    "Dr. Michelle Kotkin made Winchester her home in 1995, establishing her clinical practice and her family here. Married and the mother of two, she earned her undergraduate degree from the University of New York at Albany in 1990, her graduate degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa, in 1994, and her Diplomate in Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics in 2008. Dr. Kotkin is licensed in New York, South Carolina and Virginia, and chose the Shenandoah Valley as her home because of its beauty, wonderful people, and her love of the outdoors. Certifications: National Board Certifications parts I, II, III, and Physiotherapy, Webster Technique certification, Diplomate in Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics. Memberships: International Pediatric Chiropractic Association, Unified Virginia Chiropractic Association, International Chiropractic Council of Pediatrics, Winchester Chamber of Commerce."

  • April Barzee
    Licensed Massage Therapist

    “April has practiced massage for nearly twenty years. She specialized in chronic pain and injuries. She applies a blend of techniques including sports massage, trigger point therapy, deep tissue and Swedish in order to get the maximum benefit from each session. She looks forward to seeing you soon.”

  • Angie Clark
    Insurance Specialist

    "Since starting at Kotkin Chiropractic Center in 2000, I have enjoyed working with countless patients over the years. I help with answering insurance and billing questions, scheduling patients and assisting with x-rays and office management. I am originally from Winchester and love spending my free time with my husband and two children."

  • Chris Draber, MT
    Licensed Massage Therapist

    "After a successful career in nursing, I decided to pursue a professional change and graduated from the Potomac Massage Therapy Institute in 1998. It has brought me great joy to bring healing and stress relief to my patients. Massage is a wonderful compliment to Chiropractic as it assists in one’s recovery from illness, injury and enhances your overall well-being. I hope to see you soon for rejuvenation and relaxation."

  • April Hilton
    New Patient Coordinator

    "I am the new patient coordinator at Kotkin Chiropractic which allows me to personally get to know the new patients and assist Dr. Kotkin with her consultation, examination and x-rays. I have enjoyed the last 11 years working alongside Dr. Kotkin, helping her get our patients well."

  • Denise Taylor
    Front Desk Chiropractic Assistant

    “I have been truly blessed these past 15 years to work alongside Dr. Kotkin and my co-workers. I am a chiropractic assistant with responsibilities of scheduling, explaining insurance benefits and assisting patients with therapeutic modalities. I enjoy getting to know our patients and strive to ensure each patient feels welcome, comfortable and to assist them in their journey of healing. ”

  • Doris Walker
    Licensed Massage Therapist

    “I have been a massage therapist for 20 years and have worked for Dr. Kotkin for 15 years. I graduated from the Baltimore School of Massage and I am certified in Swedish, Deep Tissue and Neuromuscular Therapy. My goal is to help patients feel healthier, relaxed and balanced in their everyday life.”