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  • 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.'
  • Dr.
    Jason Stugart, D.C.
    Doctor of Chiropractic

    Dr. Jason Stugart is a board certified chiropractor, licensed in the state of Virginia. He moved to northern Virginia at the beginning of 2010 following graduation from New York Chiropractic College in 2009. He attended Le Moyne College in Syracuse, New York, obtaining his B.S. in Biology in 2006. Dr. Jason is originally from Schenectady, New York, although he now calls Virginia home. He prides himself in being able to properly diagnose and manage a wide variety of musculoskeletal conditions and administering the highest quality chiropractic care available. In his spare time, he enjoys playing soccer, fishing, and spending time with his wife, Erin, and daughter, Ellie.

  • April Barzee
    Licensed Massage Therapist

    “April has practiced massage for over 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.”

  • Lisa Mills
    Insurance Specialist

    I have recently joined Kotkin Chiropractic as the Insurance Specialist and I look forward to assisting our patients with any billing concerns.  I have over 20 years experience in medical billing and practice management.  In my free time I enjoy being with my husband and grandchildren.

  • 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 13 years working alongside Dr. Kotkin, helping her get our patients well.

  • Denise Taylor
    Front Desk Chiropractic Assistant

    “I have been truly blessed these past 17 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 over 20 years and have worked for Dr. Kotkin for 17 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.”

  • Maiya Woodward
    Chiropractic Assistant

    I am a Chiropractic Assistant and working through the cooperative education program at Sherando High School.  I am grateful for the opportunity to work with Dr. Kotkin as I continue my dream in pursuing a career in healthcare.