Khadija Kane, PT, DPT

Khadija graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology from George Mason University. She continued her education at Marymount University graduating in 2018 with a Doctor of Physical Therapy. Throughout her undergraduate and graduate experiences she developed skills in leadership and service, which she continues to utilize to assist the community through a variety of volunteer experiences. Khadija enjoys treating all orthopedic conditions especially those involving the lumbar spine and... Read More

Amanda Plumb, PT, DPT

Amanda graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science degree in Rehabilitation Science and a Certificate in Pathokinesiology. She then received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Institute of Health Professions in Boston in January 2014. Amanda enjoys working with patients across the life span with various orthopedic conditions, taking a special interest in treatment of the knee and... Read More

Tushar Ch. Patel, MD

Dr. Tushar Ch. Patel is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in spinal surgery with a concentration on conditions of the cervical spine (neck) with a particular interest in minimally invasive surgery and disc replacement. He has been in practice since 1994 having served as Chief, Section of Spine Surgery, Department of Orthopedics, Yale University School of Medicine until 2000, then in Northern Virginia until 2017. Dr.... Read More

Jeff Lui PT, DPT

Jeff graduated from University of Maryland, College Park with a BS in Kinesiology. He continued his education at Marymount University where he obtained his Doctorate in Physical therapy in 2017.  Jeff was trained in using the Maitland manual therapy approach and specializes in joint mobilizations. Jeff treats all types of orthopedic injuries, but has an interest in the thoracic and lumbar spine. As an avid volleyball player and martial artist,... Read More

J. Stuart Melvin, MD

For more information on Dr. Melvin please visit: J. Stuart Melvin, MD, is a board- certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in hip and knee replacement with specific training in anterior approach total hip replacement, custom partial and total knee replacement as well as revision hip and knee replacement. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons,... Read More

John J. Klimkiewicz, MD

Washington Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine is happy to announce the arrival of a new partner. John J. Klimkiewicz MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine and Joint Replacements. He concentrates in all aspects of knee and shoulder surgery. An emphasis on joint preservation as it pertains to the knee is one of his main interests’. After completing his Orthopaedic Residency at the University of Pennsylvania, he went on... Read More

Saba Shapouri, PT, DPT

Saba graduated from Shenandoah University in 2012 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy.  Prior to that, Saba was employed as a management consultant for 10 years.  His passion for physical therapy began in 2006 when he was involved in an automobile accident, where he sustained neck injuries that left him with debilitating pain and numbness and tingling in both hands.  After 3 months of physical therapy, Saba was pain free... Read More

Sarah (Wilson) Doerrer PhD, OTR/L,CHT, CLT

Sarah Doerrer has worked at Washington Orthopedics and Sports Medicine since 2007 and is currently an adjunct professor at George Washington University and at Trinity Washington University. Sarah earned her PhD in the Philosophy of Occupational Therapy in 2019 from Nova Southeastern University and her Masters in Occupational Therapy in 2001 from Misericordia University. She became a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) in 2008 and a Certified Lymphedema Therapist (CLT) in... Read More

Alan Ryder PTA

Alan earned a B.S. in Physical Education and Exercise Science from The State University of New York College at Cortland in 1989. He then earned an A.S. in Physical Therapist Assistant from Cerritos College in Los Angeles, CA in 1992. Since then, he has taken many courses in manual therapy for the upper and lower extremities, and the spine, as well as courses in lower quarter biomechanics, plaster casting for... Read More

Beth Anne Elliott O’Donoghue PT, MPT

Beth Anne received her Masters of Physical Therapy from Emory University in 1995. She has been practicing orthopedic physical therapy in the Washington, DC area since. She has continued her education though conferences, course work, group study and volunteering on the medical team for several local athletic events. Beth Anne treats all general orthopedic conditions and has interest in shoulder, knee and ankle dysfunction. She has a treatment approach that... Read More