King George Family Chiropractic
"The doctor of the future will give no medication, but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, diet and in the cause and prevention of disease."

-Thomas Edison

  1. Executive Director
    Shawn D. Pallotti
    Chiropractor
    Dr. Pallotti is a former U. S. Marine who provided assistance to the President and the White House and received the Presidential Service Badge. He graduated from Sherman Chiropractic College in 2000. After graduating, Dr. Pallotti went on to build the well-known Total Health Retreat. This retreat is known for excellence in education, support and application of natural health. He has held positions at the Southeastern School of Neuromuscular Therapy in Spartanburg, South Carolina teaching anatomy and physiology at the Total Health Center in Shelby, N.C., which was the model for five retreats across the country. Dr. Pallotti has completed extensive post graduate studies at the world famous Activator Methods seminars in Georgia and Virginia. He is also certified in the most advanced chiropractic technology available known as Pro Adjuster. Additionally, he is certified in Active Release Techniques (ART), Graston, Thompson Drop, physiotherapy, and Neuromuscular Therapy(trigger point therapy). As a family chiropractor, Dr. Pallotti has done extensive research, consulting, and instruction on the effects of diet and lifestyle factors on disease and athletic performance. Dr. Pallotti was featured in the television series, Healing for Life and in the book, The Hallelujah Diet. He has also been a keynote speaker across the country and has published more than a hundred articles throughout his career.
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    Bonnie Fisher
    Office Manager
    Bonnie is our current office manager. She has been with King George Family Chiropractic for almost 10 years. She graduated from Clarion University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitative Science, and the University of Mary Washington with a Masters in Special Education. She currently resides in La Plata Maryland with her husband, dog, and bird. She grew up in a small community near Pittsburgh Pennsylvania and has two boys, ages 24 and 21. Her hobbies include: reading, riding motorcycles, and traveling. She will be able to answer almost any question about our practice, including: Billing, Insurance, and benefits. She is a HUGE Steelers fan!!!!
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    Theresa Knepshield
    Marketing Manager/Wellness Manager
    Theresa is the Wellness Director and Marketing Manager. She is known for training our clients to make them stronger and more functional after they have seen Dr. Pallotti. Theresa has been training people of all ages for 25 years. During her free time she enjoys working out and competing in Figure Competitions throughout Virginia and Maryland, with the support of her husband and 3 boys.
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    Carly Puffinburger
    Chiropractic Assistent/Massage Therapist
    Carly graduated from Eastern Virginia Career College for Medical Massage therapy, CPR certified, and specifies in deep tissue and relaxation massage. She has trained under Dr. Pallotti for ART and Graston Techniques. Carly grew up locally in Colonial Beach, where her and her family still reside. She enjoys spending her free time out on the beach with her family and friends or fishing with her boyfriend.
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    Jenn Thompson
    Massage Therapist
    Jenn Thompson has worked as a massage therapist for 10 years. She received her certification in massage at Career Training Solutions. She has worked at King George Chiropractic for 4 years. Before that she worked for Massage Envy for 6 years.
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    Kate Lawry
    Receptionist
    Kate grew up in Upstate New York before moving down to Virginia. She has her Associates degree in Music performance. She has worked as a receptionist for King George Family Chiropractic for a year. She enjoys outdoor activities in the warm weather, music, and being with her friends and family.
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    Kiwi Heilman
    Trainer
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    Roxanne Smith
    Chiropractic Assistant/Fitness staff
    Roxanne has her Bachelor of Science degree from Mary Washington College. She works as a computer scientist when she is not at KGFC. She has worked for King George Family Chiropractic for 7 years. She works under doctor Pallotti with strengthening and stretching. In her free time she is a certified Jazzercise instructor. She has been instructing for 22 years.
Our Staff Is...
Devoted to the health and well being of our patients. Working to provide you with an enviornment that is friendly and that you enjoy being around. Your satisfaction is our priority.
What We Strive For
Patient Satisfaction
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Friendly Enviornment
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