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Silver Spring, MD 20902

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SMART FAQ Page

Chiropractors are trained experts in injury diagnosis, injury treatment, exercise prescription, injury prevention, rehabilitation and many other areas of sport, health and overall fitness.

What is a Neurologist?

A neurologist is a medical doctor who specializes in treating diseases of the nervous system. The nervous system is made of two parts: the central and peripheral nervous system. It includes the brain and spinal cord.

What is Physical Therapy?

Therapy for the preservation, enhancement, or restoration of movement and physical function impaired or threatened by disease, injury, or disability that utilizes therapeutic exercise, physical modalities (such as massage and electrotherapy), assistive devices, and patient education and training.  Also called physiotherapy.

What is Rehabilitation?

Restoration especially by therapeutic means to an improved condition of physical function.

What is Orthopedics?

A branch of medicine concerned with the correction or prevention of deformities, disorders, or injuries of the skeleton and associated structures (such as tendons and ligaments).

What do I need to bring?

Be prepared to provide your previous medical or surgical history. If you have them and if they are relevant bring any scans or x-rays/MRI reports, and list of medication.

How many visits will I need?

The number of treatments will vary depending on the problem and individual. After a thorough assessment, we will discuss your treatment plan for the rehabilitation process.

How do I make an appointment?

You can get in touch by phone (301) 585-2225 or use the form under the contact us page. Please use whichever method you prefer to contact us and is easiest for you to schedule your Chiropractic, Neurology, Orthopedic, Physical Therapy or Rehabilitation appointment.

Do I have to be referred by a doctor?

No, our specialists can assess and treat without referral by a doctor. If paying with health insurance we do suggest you contact your provider as some do require a doctors referral before they authorize coverage–most only require a phone call.

We will check with your health insurance provide to determine if  services are covered under your plan. We recommend that you confirm  your insurance coverage if you have any questions, but please note that we offer many Payment Options as well.

How do I cancel or reschedule my appointment(s)?

All cancellations must be done 24 hours in advance.  You can call (301) 585-2225 or contact us to make changes or cancel your appointment.

Ask us a Question

Feel free to ask any related questions over the phone or email us at info@smartmedical1.com.  Your message will be kept confidential and dispatched directly to our staff who will answer as soon as they can.