Physical Therapy at Chevy Chase – South

ALERT: MedStar Health Physical Therapy remains open and now offers video visits. Call 844-914-3878 to schedule an appointment.

Call: 301-215-4481

5454 Wisconsin Ave., 11th Floor
Chevy Chase, MD 20815


Hours of Operation:

Monday: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Insurance Information
Physical Therapy and Other Services Offered
Physical Therapists and Other Specialists
How Video Visits Work

MedStar Health Physical Therapy Chevy Chase South

About Us

Our Chevy Chase - South site offers convenient and comprehensive physical therapy services one block away from the Friendship Heights metro station. Our therapists specialize in orthopedic and sports injuries.


Our Specialty Services

  • ACL Injury Prevention
  • Arthritis Treatment
  • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy/CHT
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Repetitive Motion Disorder Services
  • Shoulder, Hand, and Wrist Therapy
  • Spine Services
  • Sports Injuries


Insurance Information

MedStar Health Physical Therapy participates with most major health insurance plans. If you are unsure if your individual health benefits plan includes receiving in-network services from us, please call your insurance company.

Click here for a list of accepted insurance plans.


Physical Therapists and Other Specialists

Kaylie Nielson received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from the Ohio State University. She then received her doctoral degree in physical therapy from the University of Dayton. Kaylie is certified in Astym® treatment and specializes in the following:

  • Arthritis Treatment
  • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy
  • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Pain Management

Rachel Friedman attended Washington University where she obtained a bachelor’s degree in psychology. She received her master’s degree in occupational therapy from Boston University. She has been practicing since 2004 and received her specialization in hand and upper extremity therapy (CHT) in 2012. She is proficient in speaking and understanding Spanish. Her areas of interest and expertise include:

  • Hand Therapy
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Orthotic and Splint Fabrication
  • Shoulder and Wrist Therapy