Dr. Jasmine Ritchie is happy to be welcoming the patients of Dr. Marissa O' Malia to Cibelle Chiropractic of Georgetown, P.C. After almost 20 years of practice, Dr. O'Malia has announced her very exciting move out of the country and spent the month of May in the office to assist in a seamless transition. The office hours, address, and phone numbers will be remaining exactly the same, and an effort is being made to go over individual cases to assure continuity of care.
Dr. Ritchie is board certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners. She is licensed by the New Jersey Board of Chiropractic Examiners, and the District of Columbia Board of Chiropractic Examiners, with certification to perform ancillary procedures. She has done extensive post-graduate study in the area of mechanisms of musculoskeletal injuries, and development and implementation of comprehensive treatment and rehabilitation programs for injured individuals. Other areas of post-graduate study include but are not limited to:
Primary Spine Care, Neurophysiological central and peripheral nervous systems mechanisms of pain with integrated higher cortical functions of the thalamus, cingulate, amygdala, pre-frontal, motor and sensory cortexes. Trauma and chronic pain care effecting mechanoreceptors, nociceptors and proprioceptors through adjustive therapy based upon evidenced based care and current literature verification, Texas Chiropractic College, New York State Department of Education Board for Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Islandia NY 2015
Primary Spine Care with Interdisciplinary Collaborative Care, Triage of patients based upon MRI findings of disc herniation, disc bulge, protrusion, extrusion or sequestrations and spinal cord or nerve root negative sequella, clinical findings of neuro-compressive pathologies and neurodiagnostic findings of EMG-NCV, SSEP, VEP, BAER, VEP and V-ENG findings. Texas Chiropractic College, New York State Department of Education Board for Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Islandia NY 2015
Dr. Ritchie graduated from Life University in Marietta, GA, with a bachelor of science degree in dietetics, and a doctorate degree in chiropractic.
Primary chiropractic techniques used: Gonstead, Thompson, Webster’s technique (a technique for pregnant mother’s with breech babies), and Activator techniques. Dr. Ritchie is a member of the International Chiropractic Association, and American Dietetic Association.
Welcome to Cibelle Chiropractic of Georgetown where we seek to provide quality chiropractic care to individuals and families in the DMV area.