Physical Therapy at Brandywine | 20613 | MedStar Health

MedStar Health: Physical Therapy at Brandywine

A red brick building with a green metal roof is the location for MedStar Health multispecialty medical center in Brandywine.
13950 Brandywine Rd.
Brandywine, MD 20613

Welcome to physical therapy at Brandywine

At Brandywine, our physical therapists and occupational therapists care for you under the same roof as MedStar Health’s primary care physicians and orthopedists. This allows us to collaborate on your care plan so you can return to your favorite activities as soon as safely possible.

Visiting physical therapy at Brandywine

Hours of operation:

Monday: 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Tuesday: 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Wednesday: 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Thursday: 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Friday: 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


We proudly accept most major health plans. The list below serves as a guide and is subject to change. If you are unsure about your coverage, please call your insurance provider. Insurance is collected prior to scheduling services. 

Our providers

  • Karen Postl, PT, DPT, Regional Director

    Karen Postl, DPT completed her Master's of Physical Therapy at Northeastern University and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Boston University. Her rehabilitation specialties are:  
    • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
    • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain
    • Hip, Knee, Foot, Ankle
    • Fibromylagia
    • Chronic Pain
    • Neurorehabilitation
    • Stroke Recovery
  • Nirali Shah, PT, MPT

    Nirali Shah received her bachelor’s degree in physiotherapy from Padmashree Dr. D.Y. Patil University and completed her Master’s degree in Physical Therapy from Loma Linda University. Her rehabilitation specialties include: 

    • Dry Needling

    • Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation 

    • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions

    • Pre and Post Surgical Rehabilitation

    • Pain Management 

    • Neurorehabilitation

  • Aurora Clements, DPT, ACCI, MFDc

    Aurora Clements, DPT, ACCI, MFDc completed her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Marymount University in 2009. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Her specialties include:

    • ACL Return to Sport
    • Evaluation and Fitting of Custom Foot Orthoses
    • Dry Needling
    • Myofascial Decompression (Cupping)
    • TMJ
    • Blood Flow Restriction
    • Foot and Ankle
  • Youjin Lee, DPT

  • Amanda Schmidt, DPT

  • Kayley Carnes, OTR/L

  • Madhur Puri, OTR/L, PAM

  • Shawn Harich, PTA

  • Katie Plitt, PTA


Let's Get Physical Podcast - presented by MedStar Health
The “Let’s Get Physical (Therapy) Podcast,” hosted by MedStar Health Physical Therapy, is a new educational podcast series designed for rehabilitation professionals, students, new graduates, and those in related fields. Join us as we discuss treatment options, innovations, techniques, and more with a wide variety of medical professionals.