meet the team

Chiropractor DeLand FL Julie Shubick With Team About Us
Chiropractor DeLand FL Julie Shubick Meet The Team


Julie Shubick D.C.

Dr. Julie Shubick, D.C. is originally from the suburbs of Philadelphia, PA. She attended Shippensburg University with a major in Biology. She moved to Florida to attend Palmer College of Chiropractic. She fell in love with Florida, specifically DeLand, for its charming small-town feel, beautiful weather, and outdoor activities.

Dr. Julie has been adjusting since she was just six years old, as she suffered from severe ear infections. She credits her healthy lifestyle and mindset due to her chiropractic mentors that instilled a sense of self-empowerment. Dr. Julie loves chiropractic for its natural, non-medicated approach to health, as well as its preventative nature.

When she is not in the office, you can find her gardening, hiking, fishing, and spending time with her significant other.

Chiropractor DeLand FL Katherine Burtis Meet The Team

chiropractor & Co-Founder

Katherine Burtis D.C.

Dr. Katherine Burtis, originally from Long Island, NY. She is a second-generation chiropractor, and as a child, she grew up with chiropractic and the understanding of the power of the nervous system.

She graduated from Virginia Tech with a Bachelors Degree in Exercise Science. Upon graduation, Dr. Katherine Burtis, D.C. worked for a large pharmaceutical company. It was through this direct experience that she became inspired to trace back to her roots and help individuals heal naturally. She completed her doctorate in chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic.

Dr. Katherine Burtis, D.C. is extremely passionate about improving the health of the DeLand community to allow them to thrive with specific chiropractic care.

Outside of the office, you can find her spending time with her friends and family, spending date nights with her hubby Pete in downtown DeLand, hiking on trails in central Florida, riding horses in DeLeon Springs, and enjoying time with her 2 cats - Ron and Charles.

Chiropractic DeLand FL Odessa Kissam Meet The Team

office manager

Odessa Smith

Odessa Smith is a Florida local and was born and raised in DeLand. She has lived near DeLand her whole life and truly loves the small-town charm and hospitality.

Odessa quickly became fascinated with chiropractic when she began her journey as a chiropractic assistant at Pure Alignment Chiropractic.

She is passionate about learning how chiropractic can help people reduce medications and live a healthy lifestyle.

When she isn't in the office, you can find Odessa spending time with her husband and their two dogs, Hank and Bandit. She also loves spending time outdoors, being on the river, and spending time with her family.

Chiropractic DeLand FL Isabella Osorio Meet The Team

chiropractic assistant &
Marketing Coordinator

Isabella Osorio

Isabella Osorio is originally from Oviedo, Florida. She moved to DeLand a year ago, and instantly fell in love with it's charm. She admires the community involvement, and all the wonderful small businesses.

Isabella was introduced to chiropractic through Dr. Katherine Burtis. When she witnessed practice members experience amazing results in the office, she instantly felt chiropractic care was so important for natural and effective healing.

At a young age, she wanted to make a positive change in others' lives, and believes chiropractic care is perfect.

When she is out of the office, you can find her spending time with her family, reading, and researching natural healing.


chiropractic assistant

Tianna Long

Tianna has grown up in DeLand most of her life and loves how family-friendly it has become. She especially enjoys shopping at all the local DeLand businesses. Tianna was introduced to chiropractic through Dr. Katherine Burtis.

She was truly blown away when she noticed practice members not only feeling better but living a healthy lifestyle free of medications! Tianna is passionate about helping others and spreading positivity to those around her. When she isn't in the office, you can find her trying out new local restaurants, watching the sunrise, and spending time with her friends and family.

Chiropractic DeLand FL Peter Burtis Meet The Team

HR & Co-Founder

Peter Burtis

Pete Burtis is originally from Annapolis, MD. For the past 4 years, he and Dr. Kat have lived in DeLand Florida. He fell in love with the small-town charm.

Pete first experienced chiropractic five years ago. He had encountered multiple car accidents and 2 herniated discs in his neck. He was left with little hope until he found TRT chiropractic care. Pete no longer struggles with neck discomfort and headaches and loves to see how chiropractic has improved his golf game.

Outside of the office, you can find him spending time on the golf course, fishing, hiking, dining at his favorite restaurant (Bake Chop) with Dr. Kat, and spending time with their 2 cats - Ron and Charles.


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10:00am - 12:00pm
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Pure Alignment Chiropractic

121 Victoria Commons Blvd STE 106
DeLand, FL 32724

(386) 873-4787