About Us

Dr. Shawn Cottrell was born and raised in Sissonville, WV, graduating from Sissonville High School in 1989. He attended both Marshall University and West Virginia State University to fulfill requirements for Chiropractic College. He graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in 1998 with a BS Degree in Science and Doctor of Chiropractic.

Dr. Cottrell has been practicing for 20 years. In 1998, he was chosen an Outstanding Young American for services at Palmer College Clinic and received full accredidation in Acupuncture from the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture. In 1999 he was selected as one of Strathmore’s “Who’s Who” and in 2003 was Board Certified in Rehabilitation through the American Chiropractic Rehabilitation Board.

From 2000-2004 Dr. Cottrell served as the Team Chiropractor for the Charleston Alley Cats Baseball Team and for 2009-2010 served as the Team Chiropractic Physician for USA Jujistu. In addition, he is very active in the local community through sports coaching and he works with several area student athletes.

Since he began practicing chiropractics, Dr. Cottrell has kept up to date on many continuing educational classes and all required CEU credits, ensuring that his patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced chiropractic care.

Along with Dr. Cottrell our staff includes Office Manager Jeana Jividen, Chiropractic Assistants, Lynn Whitt, Brittany Jividen and Nikki Slate. Also we have two fully licensed Massage Therapists Jessica Brewer and Gavin McCartney. 

At Cottrell Chiropractic, we offer a variety of products that compliment chiropractic care. Some of the products include:


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Orthopedic/Cervical Pillows

Ice Packs

Vitamins & Minerals
Noni Juice

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