Our Staff

At Utica Chiropractic Clinic we recognize that your choice of physician is driven both by the doctor's competency and personality. With chiropractic problems, you need a Chiropractic Physician who is experienced, understanding and supportive. You'll get this caring attitude from all the members of our team every day. We all will work together as a team to insure responsiveness to your needs and keep you informed about your health issues. We treat our patients like family and look forward to building a relationship with you. 

Richard Dybowski, D.C.

Dr. DybowskiDr. R.B. Dybowski graduated from Warren Fitzgerald High School, Oakland University then Palmer Chiropractic College in 1977. After one year of practice in Madison Heights, he opened the Utica Chiropractic Clinic, P.C.
He has been involved in the following community groups:

  • Utica/Shelby Twp Kiwanis
  • Northwest Macomb Chamber of Commerce
  • Michigan Association of Chiropractors
  • Macomb County Chiropractic Association
  • American Chiropractic Association
  • Knox Presbyterian Church
  • Oakland Alumni Association
  • Named Hour Detroits Best Chiropractor list 2015
  • member of Greater Macomb PHO

Since Dr. Dybowski has been involved in many sports throughout his life, an interest in sports injuries comes naturally. Medical referral and acceptance of these referrals has been a hallmark of our practice. Multiple advanced and continuing education courses have been completed since his graduation.

Doctor's Official C.V.

Mark Cohen, DC

Dr. Mark Cohen grew up in Farmington Hills, MI and graduated from Wayne State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biological Science. Mark always felt an inclination towards healthcare and taking care of people, which led him to pursue chiropractic as a career choice. He then continued his education at Life College of Chiropractic (Atlanta, GA) where he focused his studies on the treatment and rehabilitation of low back injuries. Dr. Cohen specializes in sports injury management, acute low back cases and neurologic and muscular disorders. He is honored to be serving the greater Macomb area with high quality healthcare in a comfortable and caring environment. 

Certifications: Cox Flexion Distraction Technique

Techniques Certifications: Diversified/Full Spine, Cox, Thompson, Activator, Sacro-Occipital and Extremity adjusting.


American Chiropractic Association(ACA)

Michigan Association of Chiropractors

Sterling Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce and industry

Doctor Cohen's Published Research: 

Reduction in Cervical Anterolisthesis & Pain in a 52-Year-Old Female Using Chiropractic Biophysics Technique: A Case Study and Selective Review of Literature

Sarah Salviati - Chiropractic Assistant

Sarah graduated from Baker College of Huron in 2007 with a degree in Medical Assisting. She has two children Brooke and Brandon.

Nicole Garvin - Receptionist

Nicole graduated from Chippewa Valley High School and has been going to Macomb Community College for 2 years with intentions of becoming an Ultrasound Technician. 


Elizabeth Dockstader - Billing Specialist

Elizabeth has been the backbone of chirorpactic offices for many years providing great service and working with insurance companies and with patients to understand their benefits and resolve financial matters.  Elizabeth lives by the motto that "healthy living is a balance between spiritual, emotional and physical fitness." 


Laurie Willoughby - Massage Therapist

Laurie, our licensed massage therapist(LMT), underewent her education at Irene's Myomassology Institute. Laurie approaches her patients with the mindest of providing therapeutic massage and structural integration.With over 30 years of experience, Laurie carries a deep understanding of how the different soft tissue and fascial systems affect neighboring systems. Having joined the team in 2013, Laurie has developed a reputation as a problem solver, helping to improve the quality of life for those she encounters. Laurie has been married to her husband, Greg, for 35 years and has two daughters and four beautiful grandchildren. Laurie's interests include spending time with her family and nearly anything Disney.