INSIDE SPORT & HEALTH
8250 Greensboro Dr.
Mclean VA 22102
Take a Look Inside The Jackson Clinics Physical Therapy Clinic in Tysons (Inside Sport & Health)
Physical Therapy Clinic Tysons Staff
Phillip Ratliff, Clinic Director
Phillip Ratliff, PT, DPT, OCS
Education: Phillip is a 2012 Duke University graduate with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. He completed his undergraduate work in 2009 at University of Tulsa in Tulsa, OK with a degree in Exercise Sports Science and a minor in Psychology. In 2012, he completed a specialty certification in Vestibular Therapy and Rehabilitation. He is also an active APTA member in the orthopedic and neurology section and a member of the vestibular/dizziness special interest group.
Specialties: Phillip has a strong interest and background in treating all orthopedic injuries and post-operative rehabilitation. He has worked closely with MD’s from the Steadman-Hawkins clinics for numerous post-operative care patients from high school through geriatric populations. Phillip also has a real passion for working with patients suffering from vertigo, dizziness, imbalance, and other vestibular disorders. He has worked extensively with conditions such as Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV), Unilateral vestibular loss, bilateral vestibular loss, Meniere’s disease, and disorders of the central nervous system. He is also plays an active role in the Jackson Clinics Vestibular Team and the further development of the company’s vestibular programs.
Fun Facts: Phillip is an avid sports fan of all types, although his heart lies with basketball. He has played basketball in competitive leagues since age 9 and has been a part of numerous intramural champions throughout his undergraduate and graduate career, including a championship won in Cameron Indoor Arena on Coach K Court. Phillip is a feverish Duke Blue Devil and Tulsa Golden Hurricane Fan. In his spare time, he can be found working out, shooting hoops in the local park, enjoying a good sports game on television, or hanging out with his friends and family.
Marcel Brown, Office Manager
Hunter Banks, Office Administrator
Emily Lucas, Physical Therapist
Emily Lucas, PT, DPT, OCS
Education: Emily graduated from East Carolina University with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy and May of 2015. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from The College of William and Mary in May 2011. She has been an APTA member since 2012. Emily completed the Jackson Clinics Orthopedic Residency in 2016 and became an Orthopedic Certified Specialist in 2017.
Specialties: Emily has a strong interest in manual therapy and orthopedic injuries. As a former collegiate soccer player, she has a strong background in athletics. She was able to complete an internship at Duke Sports Medicine, with the opportunity to treat patients with a wide variety of orthopedic injuries. She enjoys working with athletes who participate in a variety of sports.
Fun Facts: Emily is a former collegiate athlete and enjoys participating in and watching team sports, as well as running half marathons. She is a Pittsburgh sports fan, but has grown to love the Washington Nationals.
Jacob Lee, Physical Therapist
Jacob Lee, PT, DPT, CSCS, CSPS
Education: Jacob graduated from Shenandoah University with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2018. He completed his undergraduate work in Seoul, South Korea in 2004 with a degree in Physical Education. Jacob has been a member of ATPA since 2015.
Specialties: Jacob has a great interest in orthopedic and sports rehabilitation as well as injury prevention. His focus is not only for elite athletes but also for enthusiastic general, pediatric, and geriatric population. He believes that physical therapy takes an important role in improving quality of life and enhancing sport specific performance. He is a member of NSCA since 2017 with his certifications in Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and Certified Special Population Specialist.
Fun Facts: Jacob is a retired Army officer from Korea who came to the States in 2008. He has multiple black belts in martial arts with 2 years of teaching TaeKwonDo as a head master in Northern Virginia. One of his passion is conducting an adaptive TKD class for individuals with special needs.
In his free time, he has been learning American Sign Language to become a tri-lingual, brushing up on his tennis skill to participate in the USTA league, and creating video clips of his family for his own YouTube channel. Jacob and his wife has 4 year old daughter and another one coming soon!
Jane Kim, Physical Therapist
Jane Kim, PT, DPT
Education: Jane graduated from Lynchburg College with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in May 2014. She completed her undergraduate work at Liberty University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology with a minor in Psychology. She is a direct access provider, and currently working towards obtaining her Orthopedic Clinical Specialist certification.
Specialties: Jane has a background in geriatrics, and has experiences working with patients of neurological, vestibular, and orthopedic pathologies, including post-operative rehabilitation and lower extremity amputations. She enjoys utilizing her manual therapy skills and providing aquatic therapy.
Fun Facts: Jane enjoys reading, traveling, and being physically active. She will try most-anything once in the name of fun, relational bonding, and experiential growth.
Tyler Meis, Physical Therapist
Tyler Meis, PT, DPT
Education: Tyler graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy in May 2018. He completed his undergraduate work at UNC-Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Tyler has been a member of the APTA since 2015.
Specialties: Tyler has a diverse athletic background that has included dedicated training to basketball, track & field, cycling, and Olympic weightlifting. Having experienced injuries while participating in each of these sports, Tyler has developed a personal knowledge of the rehabilitation of these injuries. He also has experience working with patients with neurological pathologies, including strokes and balance disorders.
Fun Facts: In 2014, Tyler completed a coast-to-coast cycling trip of nearly 4,000 miles which included stops along the way to volunteer with affordable housing organizations and raised money for this cause. His other passions include hip hop music, deep conversations, astronomy, writing, honesty, and being a supportive presence in the lives of his friends and family.
Sterling Cupp, Certified Athletic Trainer
Sterling Cupp, ATC
German Mendez, Exercise Specialist
More about our Physical Therapy Clinic in Tysons
Aquatic Therapy: Aquatic therapy is held Mondays and Wednesdays from 1:30pm to 2:30pm. Taught in a small group setting by one of our therapists, it is designed for patients with specific pathologies that may respond better than conventional land therapy. For more detailed information, patients may call our office and speak to one of our therapists.
Aquatic Therapy Hours are:
Monday – Thursday 11:00am – Noon
Health Club: We are located inside sport&health. Club Hours:M-Th: 5:00am-11:00pmFri: 5:00am-10:00pmSat: 7:00am-8:00pmSun: 8:00am-8:00pm Pool opens/closes 30 minutes before/after the club respectively. Guest Fees for TJC patients only$10/adult$10/children (15 and younger).
Child Care: Childcare is offered to TJC patients through sport&health. Hours:M-F: 9:00am-2:00pmM-F: 5:00pm-8:00pmSat-Sun: 9:00am-2:00pm Children must be between 8 weeks – 9 years old. $5 per child per hour for a 2-hour maximum stay. Children included in Family memberships may use childcare free of charge.
Metro Directions: We are now very easily accessible on the new Silver Line Metro (Greensboro Station). For more information, go to www.wmata.com.
Directions/Parking: Don’t get lost in the Tyson’s maze! New people to this facility usually get lost without the instructions below and the attached map.
PARKING: Parking for The Jackson Clinics parking is available at 8260 Greensboro Drive (click here for Google Maps link to parking lot). Please view the parking lot on the attached map, and do not rely entirely on your GPS.
WE RECOMMEND TO PARK IN THE SPORT & HEALTH PARKING WHICH IS LOCATED IN THE GARAGE(NEAR THE SUBWAY SANDWICH SHOP. IF YOU NEED ELAVATOR ASSISTANCE YOU CAN GO TO THE 3 LEVEL OF THE GARAGE, WHICH HAS AN ELAVATOR. THE COST IS $1.00 FOR 3.5 HOURS. (BRING TICKET WITH YOU)
FINDING THE CLINIC: Our clinic is located inside Tyson’s Sport & Health. Please sign in at the front desk of Sport and Health and they will direct you to our exact location.
If you have difficulty walking more than 300 feet, please call our office so that we can work to accommodate your needs.
Don’t hesitate to contact our office at 703-388-0288 with any questions!