Drs. Tilyr and Kelly Dunklow
Dr. Tilyr is originally from Lake Leelanau, Michigan. After visiting the Burlington area, he knew that Vermont was where he wanted to open his future practice. As an avid weight-lifter and mountain biker, he genuinely appreciates the power of maintaining health and wellness. He graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Life University, as well as Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology from Michigan State University.
Dr. Kelly is native to the Adirondack region and loves Lake Champlain. She graduated Cum Laude with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Life University, as well as Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish and Biology from the University at Albany. Dr. Kelly is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association and has advanced training in pregnancy and pediatrics, including certification in Webster’s Technique. She enjoys running, yoga, and cooking new recipes with her husband Dr. Tilyr.
Both Drs. Tilyr and Kelly have a passion for teaching and inspiring families to invest in their health through chiropractic care, which they believe to be a natural solution in today’s sick world. It is their mission to help each and every practice member reach their optimal state of health by removing vertebral subluxation. They believe that health is the greatest asset to living a strong and happy life and are honored to join the Essex community.
Samantha Paquette, Office Manager
Samantha Paquette grew up in Essex with her family where she participated in gymnastics, cheer-leading, and lacrosse throughout her childhood. After high school, Samantha spent two years studying Athletic Training in North Carolina. She went on to earn her Bachelors of Science degree in Nutrition and Food Science from the University of Vermont in 2016 with a focus on Human Development and Family Studies. She has also obtained her Personal Training Certification with The National Academy of Sports Medicine.
Samantha became a founding member of the Kappa Delta chapter at the University of Vermont where she volunteered for several organizations and mentored local Girl Scouts to promote confidence in young women throughout the state.
Samantha enjoys applying her passion for promoting overall health and wellness by ensuring optimal patient communication and organization throughout the office.