Dr. Rick Rosa has served the communities of Temple Hills, Oxon Hill, Clinton and Suitland Maryland since 1996. He is one of the leading health professionals in the country, and has lectured on chiropractic from as far away as Hong Kong, China, as well as right here in Washington, DC. In addition, Dr. Maria L. Camper has been in practice since 2004, and has been a resident of Prince George’s county for over 21 years. Both Dr. Rosa and Dr. Camper truly have a vested interest in the health care of this community.
Patients seeking treatment at Rosa Rehab with Dr. Rick Rosa and Dr. Maria Camper are assured of receiving only the finest quality care through the use of modern chiropractic equipment and technology. Although you might see a professional athlete being treated by Dr. Rosa or Dr. Camper, you don’t have to be one to receive expert chiropractic care at Rosa Rehab.
Dr. Rosa is certified in the use of two different instrument-assisted soft tissue treatments, Graston technique and ConnecTx, that have shown great results with many types of common Injuries. Other advanced treatment options we offer include a special type of traction called decompression that works great on disc herniations or pinched nerves. We also offer Class IV laser treatments to help decrease pain and promote healing of tissues. You may have also noticed colored tape on athlete’s called Kinesio tape, Rocktape or KT tape, all of which our Doctors provide expert application and instruction on.
If you’re looking to figure out the root of your problem, you have found the right place. Dr. Rosa and Dr. Camper will find and fix your problem and, if needed, they’ll make the right referrals to some of the best specialists and surgeons in the area. They often co-manage as part of team of doctors in difficult cases to find a way to make you pain-free and back to your best self.
Dr. Rick Rosa
Dr. Rick Rosa graduated New York Chiropractic College in 1996 and has been in private practice since 1997.
He has his diplomat from the American Academy of Pain Management, is a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician, and received training from the National Academy of Sports Medicine. He also has advanced certifications in Kinesio Taping, Graston Technique, Whiplash and Brain Injury Traumatology, and Manipulation under Anesthesia.
Dr Rosa had previously been a full-time faculty member at NYCC and is currently a member of the NYCC post-graduate faculty.
Dr. Rosa currently owns and operates 12 clinics in the Washington, DC area treating neuromusculoskeletal disorders.
He is founder of a consulting company, RecoveryDoc.net, based on recovery for professional athletes and is a consultant for Northern Virginia Medical Surgical Group on Physical Medicine, Sports Injuries, and Chiropractic.
He has treated many amateur, Olympic, and professional athletes in the areas of track and field, body building, boxing, NFL, UFC, and cycling.
He was worked with 5 world Champion boxers, 6 World Champion Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competitors, 4 National Cycling Champions, He was the first chiropractor in the corner of a heavyweight world championship fight when Tony Thompson fought Klitschko in 2012.
Dr. Rosa is the recent Author of “The Six Pillars of Sports Recovery: A Comprehensive Guide on how to Recover Faster and Outperform at the Highest Levels”
He is currently the team doctor for Champion Systems Pro-cycling Team. In addition, he writes for several websites and magazine on injuries, recovery, and athletes.
Dr. Maria Camper
Dr. Maria L. Camper a.k.a. “Happy Camper” became a Doctor of Chiropractic because she herself was helped by a doctor of chiropractic. In her early twenties, Happy Camper was involved in an auto accident and suffered excruciating back pain. The ER prescribed pain killers and muscle relaxants, to no avail. She went to a chiropractor and started to feel better after the first visit. Happy Camper was truly impressed and inspired by the effectiveness of chiropractic.
Dr. Camper was born and raised on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. She graduated with distinctions and honors from Bowie State University in Bowie, MD with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Dr. Camper went onto chiropractic school, graduating from Cleveland Chiropractic College-Kansas City, MO in 2004. Dr. Camper is National and State Board certified. She has taken numerous seminars in whiplash and traumatology, and continues to keep up-to-date with the latest research for helping patients to get better.
Dr. Camper has practiced in groups and solo for over 10 years serving the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Her goal is to find what everyone else has missed. She is experienced in treating patients of all ages, from toddler to seniors. She takes time to listen to each patient’s problems and finds what plan is appropriate for them.