PIVOT Physical Therapy Opens In Beltsville, MD


Towson, Md. (January 12, 2015) Pivot Physical Therapy, a leading provider of physical therapy and sports medicine services, today announced  the opening of its newest clinic at 10722 Baltimore Avenue in Beltsville, Md. The clinic is the company’s third location in Prince George’s County and joins more than 75 locations in the Mid-Atlantic region.

“Our brand of outpatient care is recognized by both patients and referring physicians as clinically exceptional and results-driven,” said Pivot Physical Therapy’s Chief Executive Officer Gary Katz, PT, ATC, CSCS. “Patients coming to our new Beltsville clinic can expect the highest level of care for a variety of issues including general orthopedics and sports injuries, pre-and post-operative care, spine care, and arthritis and pain management.”

Christine Minnix, MS, DPT has been named clinic director of the new location.  Minnix has over five years’ experience in outpatient orthopedics and has completed the nationally recognized Polestar Pilates Training for Rehab program.  She incorporates Pilates into many aspects of her physical therapy practice. Minnix has also taken post professional education courses focusing on temporomandibular joint disorders (commonly known as TMJ or TMD syndrome) and the biomechanics of running.

“Christine will use evidence-based practices and her past clinical successes to provide superior service and get patients back to healthy and active lifestyles as soon as possible,” Gary Katz said. “We look forward to partnering with community members and health care providers in Beltsville to bring top-notch and cost-effective care.”

Clinic hours of operations are Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Tuesdays and Fridays 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The phone number is 301-476-4529.


About Pivot Physical Therapy:  Pivot Physical Therapy is a leading provider of physical therapy, aquatic therapy and sports medicine services with more than 75 locations in Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina, Northern Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Washington, DC. Its staff of experienced physical therapists utilizes evidence-based practice and ongoing clinical successes to provide patients with high quality clinical care.  Pivot Physical Therapy is part of an extensive sports medicine network, providing athletic training and other sports medicine-related services to over 40 scholastic and collegiate athletic departments and is a preferred physical therapy provider of  top physicians. It is a physical therapist-owned and managed company co-founded by Gary Katz, PT, ATC, CSCS and Greg Smith, MS, ATC and Head Athletic Trainer for the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League.