Meet the Team
Dr. Christy Durbin
Dr. Christy Durbin attended Logan College of Chiropractic where she met her husband, Dr. Shawn Durbin, who also graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic. After graduating in 1999, they started a practice in Peoria until 2015. In 2015, they built Synergy Healthcare in East Peoria because it is Dr. Shawn’s hometown. They have three children, very active in sports. The Durbin’s enjoy being able to attend their kids’ sporting events to cheer them on to victory!
Dr. Brandie Bond
Dr. Brandie Bond was born and raised in Peoria and currently resides in Pekin. She completed her undergraduate degree at Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois. She attended National University of Health Science in Lombard, Illinois to obtain her DC. Brandie will be getting married in April this year! Her hobbies include traveling, boating, and drag racing.
Kate Cazilas PA-C
Kate Cazilas is a board certified physician assistant licensed in Illinois. She practices primary care medicine, with a holistic focus. Kate joined Synergy Healthcare Physical Medicine in November 2015 after moving from New York City where she attended New York Institute of Technology to earn her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies. She is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine (AIHM) and is very excited to expand Synergy’s health, happiness and wellness goals with their patients!
A physician assistant (or PA) is a nationally certified and state-licensed medical professional. PAs practice medicine on healthcare teams with physicians and other providers. They practice and prescribe medication in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and all U.S. territories, with the exception of Puerto Rico. PAs can take your medical history, conduct physical exams, diagnose and treat illnesses, order and interpret tests, develop treatment plans, counsel on preventive care, assist in surgery, make rounds in hospitals and nursing homes, and write prescriptions. (Source: aapa.org)