Outpatient Center for Orthopaedic Rehabilitation

First floor – MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital
102 Irving Street NW
Washington, DC 20010

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855-546-1699
202-877-1113 (fax)

The Outpatient Center for Orthopedic (OCOR) is located at the MedStar NRH Main Campus on the first floor. Our clinic specialties in the treatment of acute phase of injuries, pre and post-operative care, worker’s compensation clients, sports injury, running clinic, dance injuries, continence and pelvic floor disorders.

Rehabilitation Services

Rehabilitation Specialists:

  • Karen Amis, PT, CSCS, MT, Clinic Director:
    • Karen received her Master of Science in Physical Therapy Degree from Duke University
    • Rehabilitation Specialties Include:
      • Orthopaedic Conditions
      • Work Injury Management
  • Nicole Shenk, DPT, EMR, SFMA, Clinic Coordinator: 
    • Nicole received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Kinesiology with a focus in Sports Medicine from the University of Virginia
    • She then went on and received her Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from Old Dominion University
    • Rehabilitation Specialties Include:
      • ACL Return to Play
      • AlterG Treadmill
      • Concussion
      • Foot and Ankle
      • Running Injury Clinic
  • Regina Faison, PT
    • Regina received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from Howard University
    • Later, she received her Master’s Degree of Divinity from Virginia Union University
    • Rehabilitation Specialties Include:
      • Incontinence (Fecal, Female)
      • Incontinence (Fecal, Male)
      • Incontinence (Urinary, Female)
      • Incontinence (Urinary, Male)
      • Pelvic Pain and Incontinence
  • Christopher Nelson, PT, DPT
    • Christopher received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Kinesiology from Temple University
    • He went on to complete his Doctorate Degree from Nova Southeastern University
    • Rehabilitation Specialties Include:
      • ACL Return to Play
      • AlterG Treadmill
      • Arthritis
      • Orthopaedic Conditions
  • Chukwuma Okeke, PT, DPT, ATC
    • Chuck received his Bachelors of Science Degree in Athletic Training and Kinesiology from Michigan State University
    • He then went on  to receive his Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy from Howard University
    • Chuck has spent time as a Staff Athletic Trainer for both the Washington Redskins and the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League
    • Rehabilitation Specialties Include:
      • ACL Return to Play
      • AlterG Treadmill
      • Arthritis
      • Back/Neck/Spine Pain
      • Orthopaedic Conditions
      • Work Injury Management

Hours of Operation

Monday, 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.