Meet Our Chiropractors

Dr. Kerstin Medwin


Dr. Kerstin Medwin graduated from Springfield College with a B.S. in Athletic Training before continuing on to chiropractic college.  She attended the Anglo-European College of Chiropractic in Bournemouth England and finished her training at New York Chiropractic College. Kerstin has been working as a chiropractor for over thirteen years and has established caring and compassionate relationships with each and every one of her patients. Dr. Medwin, along with Elevate Albany Wellness was also featured in Metroland, Natural Awakenings Magazine and Capital Region Living Magazine for bringing a collaboration of “whole health care” to the Capital Region as one of the top chiropractors in the Capital District.

Dr. Cortnee Whipple


Dr. Cortnee Whipple grew up in Guilderland, NY and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree from  During her 4 years at Siena College. Dr. Whipple worked as an assistant for Dr. Medwin. She went on to attend the University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic in Connecticut where she graduated summa cum laude. During her 4 years in Connecticut Dr. Whipple had an extensive clinical rotation at the West Haven Veteran Affairs in which she worked with veterans of all ages suffering from a variety of military traumas. Dr. Whipple’s passion is to provide superior treatment to patients suffering from musculoskeletal injuries by incorporating both the needs and desires of the patient with the best level of current evidence. Her chiropractic techniques include diversified adjusting, Activator, SOT blocking, and Flexion-Distraction. After years of mentorship, Dr. Whipple is excited to be an integral part of Dr. Medwin’s practice and to uphold her reputation of providing excellent patient care.

Dr. Kerry Deyo


Dr. Kerry Deyo grew up in Bethlehem, NY and graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the College of Charleston, Cum Laude. She went on to attend New York Chiropractic College, where she was inducted to the Phi Chi Omega Honor Society. She graduated from New York Chiropractic with Honors, and was additionally awarded the Clarence N. Flick Research Award. Dr. Deyo has earned her Active Release Techniques in which she now specializes in Full Body Certification and an Advanced Certification in Sports Science and Human Performance. She has certifications in RockTape Functional Myofascial Taping and ConnecTX Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Technique as well. Dr. Deyo is looking forward to providing optimal care to the active population of Albany, and it is her mission to get her patients out of pain and back in the game as quickly and safely as possible.