Staff

Meet Our Team

  • 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 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 joined Kotkin Chiropractic in 2018 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.

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

  • Denise Taylor
    Front Desk Chiropractic Assistant

    “I have been truly blessed these past 18 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. 

  • Chris Draber
    Licensed Massage Therapist

    I grew up in Berlin, Germany and moved to the Washington area in 1988.  After a  successful career in nursing I pursued my passion of massage therapy and have been practicing this art since 1998. I am excited to be back at Kotkin Chiropractic.  The modalities I use are deep tissue, myofascial release and cupping.  I hope to see you soon to assist in your wellness needs.