Physical Therapy at Hyattsville | PT, OT, Orthopedic & Sports Rehabilitation | 20782 | MedStar Health

MedStar Health: Physical Therapy at Hyattsville

Front entrance to MedStar Primary Care/Urgent Care in Hyattsvile, Maryland
6401 America Blvd.
Ste. 204
Hyattsville, MD 20782

Welcome to physical therapy at Hyattsville

At our Hyattsville clinic, you’ll find a state-of-the-art facility with a large parking lot conveniently located by the Mall at Prince George’s. Our team of therapists are board-certified, meaning all have received advanced training in specialty areas. Our experienced team provides comprehensive orthopedic and sports rehabilitation for all ages.

Visiting physical therapy at Hyattsville

Hours of operation:

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

Tuesday: 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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

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

Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Insurance

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

  • Robert Metzger, PT, DPT, Clinic Director

    Robert Metzger’s undergraduate degrees include a bachelor of arts in philosophy and a bachelor of science in exercise physiology from Howard University. Robert has earned a doctoral degree in physical therapy from Emory University, and has also completed a sports medicine residency at the University of Rochester.

    In 2015, Robert was chosen to be a Kevin Wilk Travel Fellow and studied sports medicine with national leaders in sports physical therapy at Stanford University, University of Wisconsin, and University of Cincinnati. He is recognized as a certified exercise physiologist from the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). 

    Robert has been researching primary ACL repairs and recently became a board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist (OCS). Robert has SCS sports certified therapist in addition to OCS. He is also a faculty member for the MedStar Health Sports Physical Therapy Residency. He specializes in the following areas:

    • ACL Return-to-Play Testing

    • Arthritis Treatment

    • Concussion Management and Care

    • Chronic Reflexive Peripheral Syndrome (CRPS) Treatment

    • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy

    • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain

    • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions

    • Pain Management

    • Pediatric Physical Therapy

    • Performing Arts Therapy

    • Running Injury Care

    • Performance Enhancement

    • Vestibular/Balance Rehabilitation

  • Suzanne Cowan, PT, DPT

    Suzanne Cowan received a doctoral degree in physical therapy from Drexel University. Her undergraduate degree is in psychology with a minor in biology from Binghamton University.

    Suzanne completed an orthopedic residency with Evidence in Motion in 2014. She is a board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist (OCS) and holds a competency-based certification in vestibular rehabilitation through Emory University. Suzanne is a member of the orthopedic section and vestibular special interest group of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).

    Suzanne has served as a continuing education board member for the APTA of Maryland since 2006. She is passionate about education and has been involved with the Environment of Learning education committee. Her clinical interests include rehabilitation of non-operative and post-operative orthopedic conditions, post-concussive syndrome, and vestibular patients. Suzanne specializes in the following rehabilitation areas:

    • Arthritis Treatment

    • Concussion Management and Care

    • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain

    • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions

    • Vestibular/Balance Rehabilitation

  • Meredith Harris, PT, DPT, CSCS

    Meredith Harris attended Ithaca College where she received both her Bachelor of Science Degree and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She went on to pursue a Strength and Conditioning Certification and specialized training in dry needling. Most recently, Meredith completed a sports physical therapy residency through MedStar Health and now specializes in sports rehabilitation.

    Meredith has completed research on vestibular rehabilitation and concussion management, and has had the opportunity to present these topics at both national and international conferences. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Sports Physical Therapy Section. Meredith specializes in the following areas:

    • ACL return to play testing

    • Concussion management and care

    • Dry needling

    • Hip, knee, foot, and ankle therapy

    • Neck and lower back pain

    • Orthopedic injuries and conditions

    • Performing Arts medicine

    • Running injury care

    • Shoulder and elbow injuries

    • Sports injury management

    • Sports performance enhancement

  • Karen Hill, PT, DPT

    Karen Hill received her bachelor’s degree in physiotherapy from the University of Cape Town in South Africa. She also completed her doctoral degree in physical therapy from Utica College. Karen is a board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist (OCS) and her rehabilitation specialties include:

    • Arthritis Treatment

    • Fibromyalgia Care

    • Hip Impingement Therapy

    • Kinesio Tape

    • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy

    • Neurorehabilitation

    • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain

    • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions

    • Pain Management

    • Shoulder Dysfunction

    • Vestibular/Balance Rehabilitation

  • Christa O'Brien, PT, DPT

    Christa O’Brien received her bachelor’s degree in rehabilitation science with a certificate in pathokinesiology in rehabilitation from the University of Pittsburgh. She then went on to complete her doctoral degree in physical therapy at the University of Delaware.

    Christa has a broad interest in orthopedics and manual physical therapy. She recently became certified as a myofascial trigger point therapist (CMTPT) and is also a board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist (OCS). Christa also has an interest in concussion management and vestibular patients, and she looks forward to getting certified in this population next. Her rehabilitation expertise includes:

    • ACL Return-to-Play Testing

    • Arthritis Treatment

    • Dry Needling

    • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy

    • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain

    • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions

    • Pain Management

    • Repetitive Motion Disorder Services

    • Running Injury Care

    • Vestibular/Balance Rehabilitation