At Therapydia DC, we believe in personalized, one-on-one treatments based on your unique body and individual goals. Whether you’re looking to recover from an injury, improve your athletic performance, or just make sure your mechanics are performing at the optimal level, we’re here to help you along your path to lifetime wellness.
Conveniently located downtown at Farragut West Metro, the sun-lit, boutique environment at Therapydia DC offers a physical therapy experience that is both encouraging and casual; because why shouldn’t treatments be fun? Our physical therapists are highly-trained in a variety of physical therapy and wellness practices and selected based on their higher education and extensive clinical experience. With a strong belief in patient satisfaction, we want to help you achieve your goals, whatever they may be.
Learn more about our physical therapy team and how they can start you on your path to lifetime wellness today:
JOSH RIPP, PT, DPT, CSCS>
Dr. Josh Ripp was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri before moving out to the Washington DC area in 2019. He attended St. Louis University for both undergraduate and graduate school where he was admitted into their accelerated physical therapy program, receiving his doctorate in just 6 years. Josh focuses on sports injuries, general orthopedics, and joint replacements. he has had the opportunity to treat patients of all ages, including high school, college, and professional athletes. In January 2020, Josh joined the National Strength and Conditioning association where he was able to obtain a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist degree. With this supplemental certification, Josh has learned how to optimally train athletes based on their sport and what part of the season they are currently. Josh emphasizes patient education and believes a patient performs best and enjoys physical therapy the most when they are fully aware of how and why their impairments may be causing pain or discomfort. Josh also believes in yearly screens for all individuals because the best way to treat an impairment is to catch it before it happens.
Unique is an administrative professional born and raised in our amazing nation’s capitol. She has been the Office Manager at Therapydia for over 2 years now, with over 8 years of medical administrative support under her belt. Unique’s goal is to always make sure the patient coming through the door feels welcomed, comfortable, informed, and equipped to advocate for themselves and their health.
Dr. Rob Rogacki hails from Lansing, Michigan, and is a proud graduate of the University of Michigan, where he received his Bachelors of Science in Movement Science. He moved to D.C. in 2010 and attended George Washington University, where he earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy. After working with many high-level clients, including professional athletes from the NFL, MLB, and Olympics, during his clinical internships, he worked in an outpatient orthopedic setting with patients of all ages in Bethesda, MD. He furthered his education with the McKenzie Institute and received his certification in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (Cert. MDT) through McKenzie in 2016. He is a board-certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) and believes in fostering patient independence through the rehab process, empowering patients to take control of their symptoms and maintain a healthy and active lifestyle.
Dr. Angelo Abis, PT, DPT
Dr. Angelo Abis, originally from Central New Jersey, received his B.S. in Kinesiology from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA in 2018 before obtaining his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from The George Washington University in 2022. While at Temple University, Angelo was a member of the sports medicine staff for the football team, where he had the distinct pleasure of working with Division I athletes at the highest collegiate level. Angelo also has had the opportunity to study human movement analysis abroad at Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam. While studying at the George Washington University, Angelo completed clinical rotations in a variety of settings including an orthopedic setting in Denver, Colorado, a pediatric setting in Annandale, VA, and was part of a Spinal Cord Rehabilitation team in Dallas, TX. Angelo is a firm believer in a strong education component within each patient’s plan of care and believes that patients are able to more efficiently navigate their plan of care when they are more aware of how their body works and interacts with movement.
My name is Jasmine Sinclair and I’m the new Office Coordinator for Therapydia DC. I’m super excited to be a part of such an amazing work family and I hope to meet everyone and network within Therapydia. I love to cook, spend time with family and friends, traveling, taking my children to different museums, and enjoying life. I’m currently working on my Master’s degree in Human Resources at Southern New Hampshire University. My goal is to become a Human Resources Director. I am a mom of three amazing children and a fur baby. As you see, my life is full of excitement and I wouldn’t trade it for anything. Thank you so much for giving me the opportunity to be a part of such an amazing team!
Voted 2015’s best Physical Therapist in Washington for Physical Therapy treatment and services as reviewed by patients.