Raymond Solano, DC, CCSP
Dr. Raymond Solano is a native Washingtonian, graduating from DeMatha Catholic High School and completing his undergraduate studies at The American University. Dr. Solano earned his doctorate degree in chiropractic (DC) from Life University in Marietta, Georgia. With a passion for sports and helping others improve their quality of life, he later completed the requirements for certification from the prestigious American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians to become a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP®). Dr. Solano has earned multiple certifications in musculoskeletal injuries and sports performance, including Functional Dry Needling (FDN), Graston Technique Specialist (GTS), Certified Fascial Stretch Practitioner (CFSP), cupping therapy, shoe orthotics prescription, and deep tissue laser therapy.
Since opening in 2003, Dr. Solano has grown Solano Spine & Sport into a premier sports chiropractic facility that makes the high-quality services that professional athletes depend upon available to people of all ages and fitness levels. He is known for providing unparalleled treatments through a unique combination of evidence-based practices to create customized and innovative treatment plans to address each patient's healthcare needs. 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 has been immersed in competitive sports at the collegiate, Olympic, and professional levels for over 20 years with extensive experience working alongside NFL, NHL, MLB, and USA Olympic teams.
Dr. Solano has reached millions through TV, radio, social media, and print. He is a frequent contributor on Fox 5 DC discussing the latest trends in physical health and sports medicine. In addition, Dr. Solano has been recognized as a Top Expert in sports medicine by The Washington Post and Washingtonian Magazine. Many local businesses, schools, and athletic teams have engaged Dr. Solano to present health talks on a wide range of topics including workplace ergonomics, injury prevention, and wellness.