The Doctors & Our Staff
Dr. Colleen Stratton is a native of Oak Lawn, Illinois. She graduated from Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois with a B.A. in Biology. Dr. Stratton received her B.S. in Human Biology from National College of Chiropractic in 1997 and received her D.C. degree with honors in April 1999. Dr. Stratton completed her post-doctoral certification in Acupuncture in May 2000. She also has her certification from the Academy of Chiropractic Family Practice Council on Chiropractic Pediatrics.
Dr. Stratton is a member of the Illinois Chiropractic Society, and the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association. She holds a position on the Board of Directors of the Edwardsville Region Breastfeeding Task Force. Dr. Stratton spent 8 years as a birth doula in the St. Louis area providing natural labor support for families.
Dr. Stratton has been living in Waterloo since October 1999. She has three wonderful school age children who keep her focused on the family.
The initials C.A.C.C.P. signify that Dr. Stratton has received her certification from the Council of Chiropractic in the Academy of Chiropractic Family Practice. While all chiropractic physicians have some training in pediatrics, Dr. Stratton has taken an additional rigorous curriculum which offers specific techniques and protocols of care for children and pregnant women. Doctors who have completed the curriculum are examined in the practical application of the academics, techniques and case management. Dr. Stratton has successfully completed the examination and has received her certification status. She is dedicated to the care of her pediatric patients, wanting the safest, most effective treatments to be utilized to achieve optimum results.
Dr. Katie Millang was born and raised in the Midwest with a large family. She found her love for chiropractic care after a dance injury in high school. She sought chiropractic care herself, which ultimately lead her to choose chiropractic as her profession. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Life Sciences from Logan University in November 2016 and continued her education completing her Doctor of Chiropractic degree in August 2018. Dr. Katie is also Acupuncture certified after completing a 100 – hour postdoctoral course.
Dr. Millang grew up in a large family with a strong sense of family values. She hopes to use that sense to help families with the many benefits of chiropractic care. Dr. Millang is certified in Webster Technique and is currently working on completing her pediatric certification from the Council of Chiropractic in the Academy of Chiropractic Family Practice. She attends training courses to further her professional ability in adjusting techniques, evaluation and assessment of different stages of development from pregnancy, birth, and infancy throughout childhood.
Dr. Millang currently resides in Waterloo with her boyfriend and loves spending time with family. She is excited to get to know and help patients in the community and to be a part of Stratton Chiropractic.
Janie Houston is our office manager. She will help you determine your benefits if you have insurance coverage. She will also help you understand the financial policies of our office. If you have any questions regarding your coverage or your bill, Janie will be happy to assist you. She has twenty-eight years of experience with group health insurance. Janie, a Master Gardener, currently lives in Valmeyer where she enjoys working in her garden.
Kara is our chiropractic assistant. She started with Dr. Stratton in 2014 and loves her job! She lives in Waterloo with her husband and 3 children.
When she is not at work, she enjoys being outdoors, working in the yard, walking her dog at the park and camping. Karen and her husband live in Waterloo.