502 W. Broad Street
Suite 1B
Falls Church, VA 22046
Call Us Today (703) 536-4366

Raymond Solano, DC, CCSP®  

Raymond Solano, DC, CCSP

Dr. Raymond Solano, DC, CCSP®

Areas of specialization: Sports Medicine, Spine, Shoulder, Hip, Lower Extremities

Certifications & Training:
Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician CCSP®
Graston Technique®
Functional Dry Needling®
LightForce™ Laser Therapy
Orthotics Prescription
Kinesiology Taping

Dr. Raymond Solano is a native Washingtonian, graduating from DeMatha Catholic High School and completing his undergraduate studies at The American University. With a passion for sports and helping others improve their quality of life, Dr. Solano attended Life University in Marietta, Georgia, where he received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree. He later completed the requirements for certification from the prestigious American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians to become a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP®).

Since opening in 2003, Dr. Solano has grown Solano Spine & Sport into a premier sports chiropractic facility offering a wide range of services designed to keep you in the game. He is known for providing unparalleled treatments through his unique combination of soft tissue techniques, joint manipulation, and corrective exercise instruction. Dr. Solano's regular visitors comprise a “Who’s Who” of the DC metro area, highlighted by professional athletes and movers-‘n-shakers in government, business, and politics. He is the treating chiropractor for the NHL’s Washington Capitals, several National Football League players, Olympians, and U.S. Figure Skating.

Dr. Solano has reached millions through TV, Radio, and Print. His popular health segments can be seen on FOX 5 in DC, where he discusses the latest trends in physical health and sports medicine. He has also been featured as an expert in The Washington Post, Washingtonian Magazine, ESPN 980, and 106.7 The Fan. Many local businesses, schools, and athletic teams have engaged Dr. Solano to present health talks on a range of topics including workplace ergonomics, injury prevention, and wellness.


Melissa S.

Practice Manager
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Melissa is a seasoned administrator with an expanded knowledge of healthcare insurance practices. She began her career in healthcare with employment in a multi-doctor Podiatry and surgical facility setting. She takes the initiative to maintain a strong knowledge of current medical insurance practices to assist in providing our patients with the best care possible. Melissa understands the benefit of overall health and wellness for our patients. She enjoys cooking, entertaining, and family time.

Sandra P.

Billing Manager
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Born in Alexandria, Sandra attended ACT College where she earned a degree as a Medical Assistant. She welcomes all our patients with a smile and kindness. She initially started at the front desk and has grown with our practice to her current position as Billing Manager. She enjoys the personal interactions with patients as well as handling billing and records for the office. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, a good movie, cooking, and catching up with a good book.

Angelica I.

Licensed Massage Therapist
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Angelica was born in Miami, Florida and raised in Falls Church where she played 4 years of high school varsity soccer. She is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University with a BS in Health, Physical & Exercise Science. With a passion for helping others improve their quality of life, Angelica graduated from the Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage and is a Licensed Massage Therapist. Her areas of specialization include sports massage, prenatal & postpartum massage, and cupping.

Kristina S.

Licensed Massage Therapist
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Kristina is a Silver Spring, MD native with a BS in Community Health from the University of Maryland. She later pursued her passion for massage at the Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage. She believes that receiving bodywork is an integral component to living a healthy, balanced lifestyle. Kristina specializes in lomi lomi, deep tissue, cupping, Swedish and therapeutic massage. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, weight lifting, practicing yoga and volunteering.

We are always looking for premier people to join our premier team at Solano Spine & Sport. Please share your interest and experience by sending your cover letter and resume to [email protected] Attn: Melissa