MedStar Health Spine Center at McLean

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The MedStar Spine Center at McLean is like nothing else available in the area. Under one roof, you will find a collaborative group of dedicated specialists in orthopaedics, rehabilitation medicine, and neurosurgery treating adolescent and adult patients. Our approach is aimed at assuring customized, convenient and coordinated care.

Spinal Treatments


The MedStar Spine Center at McLean is home to one of the most experienced multidisciplinary teams of spine specialists in the area. All board-certified and fellowship-trained, our providers include:

  • Physiatrists —Specialists in physical medicine & rehabilitation who are particularly skilled at diagnosing and treating nerve, muscle and bone conditions without surgery. Our physiatrists are your first provider, as well as your point of contact and coordinator for any additional care you may require.
  • Therapists —Through physical rehabilitation and education of proper body mechanics, physical therapists help you restore motion, maximize function, and prevent or manage recurring injuries or diseases.
  • Spine Surgeons —Experts in either neurosurgery or orthopaedic spinesurgery who specialize in conditions affecting the neck and back.

 Special Features

  • A multidisciplinary team of specialty-trained physicians and rehabilitation experts
  • On-site X-ray and other advanced imaging for prompt, accurate diagnosis
  • On-site fluoroscopy for outpatient procedures, including pain management
  • Physical therapy, evaluation and treatment


Meet the Team

Spine Specialists

Edward Aulisi professional headshotEdward Aulisi, MD

Kathleen Fink professional headshotKathleen Fink, MD
Physical Medicine

Babak Kalantar professional headshotBabak Kalantar, MD
Spine Surgery

Matthew Maxwell professional headshotMatthew Maxwell, MD
Sports Medicine

Fred Mo professional headshot

Fred Mo, MD
Orthopedic Surgery

Jeffrey Mai, MD

Thomas Heckman headshot

Thomas Heckman, DO
Pain and Physical Medicine

Daniel Felbaum, MD

 Physical Therapists

Dennis Grandic, PT


Melissa Youtzy, physical therapist

Melissa Youtzy, DPT

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Hours of Operation

Monday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
For more information about rehabilitation services, please click here.


6858 Old Dominion Drive
Suite 202
McLean, VA 22101

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 Free on-site parking is available.