Physical Therapy at Lafayette Centre

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Call: 202-416-2110


1120 20th St., NW
Bldg. 1 North, Floor 1
Washington, DC 20036
(Directions)

 

Hours of Operation:

Monday: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tuesday: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday: 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Insurance Information
Physical Therapy and Other Services Offered
Physical Therapists and Other Specialists

MedStar Health Physical Therapy at Lafayette Centre

About Us

We are located inside MedStar Health Orthopedic and Sports Center on 20th Street, home of the team physicians for many of DC's professional sports teams. At Lafayette Centre, we are committed to getting you back into action, regardless of age or level of play. From concussion and sports-related injuries to neck and spine pain, you can count on us to help you resume an active lifestyle.

 


Our Specialty Services

  • ACL Injury Prevention
  • AlterG® Anti-Gravity Treadmill
  • Concussion Management and Care
  • Dance Medicine
  • Dry Needling
  • Gait Analysis
  • Golf Enhancement Program
  • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy
  • Manual Therapy
  • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Repetitive Motion Disorder Services
  • Running Injury Care
  • Shoulder, Hand, and Wrist Therapy

 


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

McKenzie Bane received a bachelor's degree at the University of Maryland, College Park, before completing a dual degree program at Shenandoah University. While at Shenandoah University, he obtained his doctoral degree in physical therapy as well as a master’s degree in athletic training. His rehabilitation specialties include:

  • ACL Return-to-Play Testing
  • Dry Needling
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Running Injury Care
  • Performance Enhancement Program

Timothy Bifulco attended James Madison University where he received a bachelor's degree prior to obtaining a doctoral degree in physical therapy from the University of Maryland, Baltimore. Timothy’s rehabilitation specialties include:

  • ACL Return-to-Play Testing
  • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy
  • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Performance Enhancement Program
  • Running Injury Care

Carly Bland attended Stony Brook University where she received a bachelor’s degree in sociology. Carly then completed a master’s degree in occupational therapy at Thomas Jefferson University. Carly specializes in shoulder, hand, and wrist therapy, including:

  • Overuse Injuries and Tendinopathies (e.g. tennis elbow, golfer's elbow, and DeQuervain's tenosynovitis)
  • Post-Fracture Management
  • Splinting and Custom Orthosis Fabrication
  • Tendon and Nerve Injuries/Repairs

Karen Bonney received a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in both exercise sports science and psychology. Karen also earned a doctoral degree in physical therapy from the University of South Carolina. She is certified in strength and conditioning (CSCS) and functional movement screening. Her rehabilitation specialties include:

  • Dry Needling
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy
  • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Pain Management
  • Running Injury Care

Miriam Bovich received a bachelor's degree in biology and health sciences from Duquesne University. She then went on to complete a doctoral degree in physical therapy. In 2017, Miriam completed the MedStar Sports Medicine Residency Program. Miriam specializes in the following:

  • ACL Return-to-Play Testing
  • Concussion Management and Care
  • Dry Needling
  • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy
  • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Running Injury Care

Lauran Caruthers attended Towson University where she earned her bachelor’s degree. She also completed her doctoral degree in physical therapy from Marymount University. She specializes in the following:

  • ACL Return-to-Play Testing
  • Adolescent Sports Injuries
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Running Injury Care

Erin Kelly has a bachelor's degree in health science from the University of Delaware. In addition, Erin completed a master’s degree in occupational therapy at Thomas Jefferson University. She currently specializes in shoulder, hand, and wrist therapy, including:

  • Overuse Injuries and Tendinopathies (e.g. tennis elbow, golfer's elbow, and DeQuervain's tenosynovitis)
  • Post-Fracture Management
  • Splinting and Custom Orthosis Fabrication
  • Tendon and Nerve Injuries/Repairs

Lance Kelly attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he received a bachelor's degree in both physical education and exercise and sports science. In addition, Lance has a master's degree in physical therapy from Shenandoah University. He is a certified athletic trainer and his rehabilitation specialties include:

  • ACL Return-to-Play Testing
  • Golf Enhancement Program
  • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy
  • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Running Injury Care

Gregory Lloyd has a bachelor's degree from Skidmore College as well as a doctoral degree in physical therapy from The State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University. He specializes in the following physical therapy areas:

  • ACL Return-to-Play Testing
  • Concussion Management and Care
  • Golf Performance Enhancement
  • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions

Thomas Willauer attended North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he received a bachelor’s degree in exercise sports science. He also earned a doctoral degree in physical therapy from Elon University. His rehabilitation specialties include:

  • ACL Return-to-Play Testing
  • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy
  • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Performance Enhancement Program
  • Running Injury Care

Chris Brandt received a bachelor's degree in athletic training and sports medicine from Quinnipiac University. Chris also completed a physical therapy assistant program at Kent State. He is a certified athletic trainer and his rehabilitation specialties include:

  • ACL Return-to-Play Testing
  • Knee, Foot, and Ankle Therapy
  • Neck Pain and Lower Back Pain
  • Orthopedic Injuries and Conditions
  • Performance Enhancement