About Us

Dr. Barry Hitchcock

Graduated from:  Life Chiropractic College in 1978
Licensed by:  The State of Georgia

Dr. Hitchcock is also certified in Physiological Therapeutics and Active Release Technique.

“I am a native Athenian and enjoy the people in the Athens area who are from all parts of the country and from around the world. My education was at Alps Road and Barrow Elementary, Hilsman Jr. High and Clarke Central HS. I attended the University of Georgia and my Chiropractic education was at Life University in Marietta, GA.”

“Lori Powell accepted my proposal and we have been married for 38 years.”

“I come from a musical family. By that I mean everyone in my household is accomplished musically, except me. My wife Lori is a singer, songwriter and piano/organ player. Our oldest son, Joseph, is an opera and classical singer and a musical theatre actor. Our son, Johnny works for a large accounting firm, and is an accomplished singer and songwriter. He is married and gave us our first grandchild. Third born son Jim works in Athens and has a Llewellyn Setter dog named Pete. Dr. Barry’s eighteen year old daughter, Ivy Elizabeth, is a singer, dancer and actress at Oconee Youth Playhouse.”

“We live in Athens, attend Redeemer Presbyterian Church and I enjoy the martial arts.”

Dr. Barry especially focuses on Migraines and Headaches, Neck and Back Pain, Foot and Hand Neuropathy, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Arthritic conditions and he likes helping golfers play painlessly and get lower scores.

Family Chiropractic of Athens is very experienced in working with senior adults, children, teens and athletes.

We have same day appointments for New Patients and welcome Walk Ins.

We accept most insurance plans at our office.

Please call us if you have questions at 706-353-8032. We’d love to see how a professional chiropractor can help you!

  • Auto Accidents
  • Workers Compensation
  • Personal Injury

Lori -- Office Manager

Hello, I'm Lori, the Office Manager. I'm here to help you see the doctor as soon as possible, and we accept most insurance plans in the area.

Here at Family Chiropractic we see patients with:

  • Migraines, Headaches
  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue
  • Neuropathy Pains of the feet and hands
  • Carpal Tunnel and Plantar Fasciitis
  • Shoulder, Hip and Knee problems

"Dr. Hitchcock and staff look forward to providing you and your family with the excellent service and chiropractic care that has allowed us to continue in our treatments for the past 38 years. Find out how a licensed chiropractor can benefit your life."

We offer Same Day Appointments for New Patients and Walk Ins are welcome.

Most insurance plans are accepted. Call us at (706) 353-8032