MedStar NRH Rehabilitation Network, Leisure World

3305 North Leisure World Blvd, Suite 200
Silver Spring, MD 20906
301-438-6281 (fax)

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Rehabilitation Services at MedStar NRH Rehabilitation Network, Leisure World

Rehabilitation Specialists

  • Dionne L. Hawkins, MPT, Clinic Director:
    • Dionne received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Oakwood College.
    • She went on to receive her Master of Science degree in Physical Therapy from SUNY Upstate Medical University.
    • Rehabilitation Specialties Include:
      • Manual Therapy
      • Orthopedic rehabilitation
      • Neurological conditions
      • Orthopedic Conditions
      • Falls prevention program
      • Cancer rehabilitation
  • Kathy Morris, PT: Kathy has been practicing physical therapy since 1986. She earned her degree in Physical Therapy from Ithaca College and a Master of Science in Healthcare Management from the University of Maryland University College in 1993. She has treated neurological and orthopedic patients in a variety of settings including acute care, inpatient rehabilitation, home care and outpatient. Kathy has treated patients with spinal cord injuries, head injuries, Parkinson's, multiple sclerosis and paralysis due to stroke to name a few. She also has worked with orthopedic patients following joint replacements as well as patients with neck, back and shoulder injuries.
  • Jessica Uagbor Roblin, PT, DPT: Jessica is a licensed physical therapist who received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and Rehabilitation Science. Her professional area of interest is orthopedic rehabilitation with a focus on shoulder mechanics, acute sport injuries, and chronic low back pain. Dr. Roblin has pursued advanced clinical education in manual therapy through the North American Institute of Manual Therapy (NAIOMT).
    • Rehabilitation Specialties Include:
      • Manual Therapy
      • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
      • Orthopedic Conditions
  • Casey Smith, OT, OTR/L:
    • Casey received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Music from the University of South Carolina.
    • He then went on to complete his Master's Degree in Music from the Peabody Institute of John Hopkins University.
    • Most recently, Casey completed his Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy from Towson University.
    • Rehabilitation Specialties Include:
      • Arthritis
      • Hand/Elbow Therapy
      • LSVT (Lee Silverman Movement Training) BIG
      • Multiple Sclerosis
      • Orthopedic Conditions
      • CRPS (Chronic Reflexive Peripheral Syndrome)
      • Repetitive Motion Disorder Services
      • Vision Rehabilitation
  • Diana Swenson, PTA: Diana graduated from Missouri Southern State College with a Bachelor in Education and obtained her degree in PTA from North Eastern Oklahoma A&M. She has additional training in biofeedback and pain management. Diana also has a special interest in orthopedics. She has worked in a hospital based and outpatient setting in Joplin, Missouri for several years before moving to Maryland.

  • John (Donnie) Williams, PTA: Donnie received his Physical Therapist Assistant degree from Montgomery College.
    • Donnie has treated a variety of conditions, including: 
      • Total Hip and Knee Replacements 
      • Chronic Pain 
      • Stroke
      • Parkinson's
      • Fall Prevention
      • Back and Neck Pain 
      • Arthritis 
      • Foot and Ankle 
      • Orthopedic Conditions 
      • Pain Management 
      • Vestibular/Balance Rehabilitation 
      • Amputations/Prosthetics

Hours of Operation

Monday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.