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Ruderis Maltez Alvarez, PT, DPT

B.S. in Health & Fitness Management from Washington Adventist University in Takoma Park, MD; Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Andrews University in Berrien Springs, MI
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Orthopedic, Neurological

Haideh Ansari, Senior PT, DPT, CLT-LANA

B.S. from Howard University; Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Marymount University
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Lymphedema, Oncology Rehab
Additional Training/Certifications: Certified Lymphedema Therapist (CLT), Certified by Lymphology Association of North America (LANA)

Megan Chesek, PT, DPT, Leader of the Hospital's Stroke Survivors Group

B.S. from James Madison University; Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Temple University
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Balance/Falls Prevention, Neurological, Orthopedic
Additional Training/Certifications: Bioness® training

E. Christine Crawford, MSOT, OTR/L

Master’s of Science in Occupational Therapy with magna cum laude honors from Shenandoah University
B.A. in Sociology with minors in Business Administration and Spanish North Georgia College and State University
Outpatient Occupational Therapy: Neurological, Parkinson’s
Additional Training: Advances in Management and Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury

Erin Conner, MS, OTR/L, CHT

M.S. in Occupational Therapy from Virginia Commonwealth University
Outpatient Occupational Therapy: Hand Therapy
Additional Training/Certifications: Certified Hand Therapist, AOTA Certified Fieldwork Educator

Thomas Daly, PT, DPT

B. S. in Business Administration from State University of New York at Geneseo; Doctorate in Physical Therapy from City University of New York Hunter College
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Orthopedic, Spine
Additional Training/Certifications/Continuing Education: Back Education Training (CFS/BET), Biomechanical Assessment of the Hip and Pelvis, Hospital for Special Surgery Sports Medicine Symposium

Dana Edwards, PT, Cert. MDT

B.S. in Physical Therapy from University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Osteoporosis, Spine
Additional Training/Certifications: APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor, McKenzie® Mechanical Diagnosis & Treatment Certified, Level 1 Certified & Level 3 Trained in The Meeks Method®

Courtney Foley, PT, DPT

B.S. in Human Nutrition, Food, and Exercise from Virginia Tech; Doctorate of Physical Therapy from University of Maryland
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Aquatic, Neurological, Orthopedic, Pelvic Floor Disorders
Additional Training/Certifications: Aquatic training, Bioness® training

Elizabeth Ashe, MEd,CCC-SLP

B.S. in Human Development from Virginia Tech; M.Ed. in Communication Disorders from University of Virginia
Outpatient Medical Speech-Language Pathology: Parkinson’s, Voice disorders, Communication disorders
Additional Training/Certifications: AHSA certified-CCC, LSVT® certified

Kristen Grandstaff PT, DPT

B.S. in Exercise Science from Rockhurst University; Doctorate of Physical Therapy form Marymount University
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Orthopedic, Pelvic Floor Disorders
Additional Training/Certifications: Certificate of Achievement in Pelvic Physical Therapy: CAPP-PF Levels 1,2 and 3 and CAPP-OB Level 1.
Certified Women’s Health Clinical Specialist

Anne Gronos, PT, DPT

B.S. in Psychology from Saint Francis University (PA); Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Duke University
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Balance/Falls Prevention, Orthopedic, Vestibular, Neurologic
Additional Training/Certifications: APTA Credential Clinical Instructor, Spine and Extremity Mobilization, Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy

Leah Harvey PT, DPT

B. S. in Biology from Shepherd University; Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Marymount University
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Orthopedic, Spine

Tiffani Hastings, PT, DPT

B.S. in Human Nutrition, Food, and Exercise from Virginia Tech; Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Long Island University
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Aquatic, Neurologic, Orthopedic
Additional Training/Certifications: Aquatic training, Bioness® training

Cameron Jackson, MEd, CCC-SLP

B.A. in Psychology & Sociology from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Masters in Communication Disorders from University of Virginia
Inpatient and Outpatient Medical Speech-Language Pathology
Additional Training/Certifications: ASHA certified-CCC, Special training in Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing and Modified Barium Swallow Studies, TE prosthesis placement

Julie Janes, PT, DPT

M.S. of Physical Therapy from the University of Evansville; Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Marymount University
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Balance/Falls Prevention, Oncology Rehab, Orthopedic, Pelvic Floor Disorders, Neurological
Additional Training/Certifications: APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor, Bioness® training

Michelle Kondracki, Senior PT, MPT CLT-LANA

B.S. in Health Science Studies from Quinnipiac University, Hamden Connecticut; Masters of Physical Therapy from Quinnipiac University, Hamden Connecticut
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Lymphedema, Oncology Rehab, Wound Care
Additional Training/Certifications: Certified Lymphedema Therapist (CLT), Certified by Lymphology Association of North America (LANA),
Associate instructor for Norton School of Lymphedema

Matthew Lyons, PT, DPT

B.S. in Kinesiology – Movement Science from Pennsylvania State University; Doctorate of Physical Therapy from University of Central Florida Outpatient Physical Therapy: Orthopedic, Balance/Falls Prevention

Dawn Marrapodi, MPT, CLT-LANA

B.S. in Health Science Studies from Quinnipiac University, Hamden Connecticut; Masters of Physical Therapy from Quinnipiac University, Hamden Connecticut
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Lymphedema, Oncology Rehab
Additional Training/Certifications: Certified Lymphedema Therapist (CLT), Certified by Lymphology Association of North America (LANA)

Brittany McKinney, MEd, SLP

B.S. in Business Administration from East Carolina University; M.B.A from East Carolina University; M.Ed. in Speech-Language Pathology from University of Virginia
Outpatient Medical Speech-Language Pathology: Neurological, Dysphagia, Voice disorders, Communication disorders

Michelle Meister Elstein, MS, OTR/L, CHT

B.A. in Psychology from Rutgers University; M.S. in Occupational Therapy from Towson University
Outpatient Occupational Therapy: Hand Therapy
Additional Training/Certifications: Advanced Certificate in the Hand & Upper Quarter from Drexel University, Certified Hand Therapist

Caroline Morris, PT, DPT, FSOAE

B.S. in Biochemistry from Washington and Lee University; Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Marymount University, Adjunct Faculty Marymount University
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Neurological, Balance/Falls Prevention
Additional Training/Certifications: Functional Standards for the Optimal Aging Expert, APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor

Lauren Shaub, Senior PT, DPT, CSCS

B.S. in Exercise Physiology from University of Delaware, Newark, DE; Doctorate in Physical Therapy from University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Aquatic, Orthopedic, Pelvic Floor Disorders, Sports Medicine
Additional Training/Certifications: Aquatic training, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Vaishali Sikotra, MPT

B.S. in Arts and Science from Elmhurst College, Elmhurst IL; M.S. in Physical Therapy from Andrews University, Dayton OH
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Neurological, Orthopedic, Pelvic Floor Disorders
Additional Training/Certifications: Bioness® training

Elaine Stewart, MPT, Cert. MDT, Rehabilitation Coordinator

B. S. in Clinical Science from Ithaca College; M.S. in Physical Therapy from Ithaca College
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Osteoporosis, Spine
Additional Training/Certifications: APTA-Advanced Credentialed Clinical Instructor, McKenzie® Mechanical Diagnosis & Treatment Certified, Level 1 Certified & Level 3 Trained in The Meeks Method®

Claire Tallman PT, DPT

B. S. in Exercise Science from the University of Georgia; Doctorate in Physical Therapy from George Washington University
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Orthopedic, Spine
Additional Training/Certifications/Continuing Education: Arthropraxis manual therapy for the spine, UVA Running Medicine Conference and Lab

Lisa Marie Tran, PT, DPT

B.S. in Family, Youth, and Community Sciences from University of Florida
Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Marymount University
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Spine, Pelvic Floor Disorders

Justin Trumbull, PT, DPT

B. A. in Psychology and Neurobiology from the University of California Berkeley; M.S. and Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of California San Francisco and San Francisco State University
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Chronic Pain, Orthopedic, Spine, Vestibular, Aquatic Therapy
Additional Training/Certifications: Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedics, Dry needling certified, Maitland Approach and Strain-Counterstrain training

Rebecca Wolfinger, PT, DPT

B.A. in History from Oberlin College and Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Delaware
Outpatient Physical Therapy: Orthopedics, Falls Prevention
Additional Training/Certifications: Graston Technique Certified, Dry needling certified
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  • Contact Info

    Phone: 703.558.6507
    Fax: 703.558.5715
  • Hours

    Monday - Thursday
    7:30 am - 6:00 pm

    Friday
    7:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Directions
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    Main Hospital:
    Parking A, 1st Floor

    Carlin Springs Campus (The Aquatic Center):
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