“ Recently, I was a patient of Anna-Marie Hammond's. I had a severe injury, a broken right shoulder that required surgery and intensive PT. The Surgeon explained that it would take 8 to 9 months of intense PT, and it DID! Never once in all those 9 months, did Anna-Marie ever waiver in what she believed was the best course of PT for me. She...
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Anna-Marie Hammond PT, DPT, ATC and Owner
Physical Therapist/Athletic Trainer
Anna-Marie was born and raised in Long Beach, CA, where she grew up in the mecca of volleyball elites. At a young age, Anna-Marie found her niche in playing volleyball. Her abilities landed her a full athletic scholarship to the University of Idaho where she helped lead the Vandals to their first NCAA tournament appearance since 1995. Her accolades included All-conference honors twice, All-Region Honors once, and All-American Honors in 2003 as a senior for the Vandals. Anna-Marie shined both on and off the volleyball court being named Big West Scholar Athlete of the year in 2002.
Following her stellar career at U of I she continued her education at Shenandoah University where she pursued her dual-degree, a Masters of Science in Athletic Training and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy, which she completed in 2008. Her dual degree training allowed her to pursue and develop a multifaceted Sports Medicine expertise. She has been practicing as a physical therapist and athletic trainer for the past 11 years in the orthopedic setting, treating a wide variety of surgical and non-surgical conditions. Her treatment techniques include a variety of methods such as neuromuscular re-education, PNF, concentric and eccentric strengthening, muscle energy techniques, dynamic neuromuscular stabilization (DNS), manual therapy, trigger point dry needling and various modalities. She believes in treating the whole kinetic chain not just the focalized injury site. She utilizes the Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA) to examine functional movements and determine cause of the movements dysfunction. She emphaisis the importance to her patients of injury prevention training, preseason training and combined cross training.
In her spare time she enjoys reading, gardening, fishing, spending time with her family, and covering athletic events with her husband and Co-Owner Jeff Bailey.
Jeff Bailey, PTA, MS, ATC, and Owner
Physical Therapy Assistant/Athletic Trainer
Jeff was born in Warrenton, VA where he grew up in a family of outdoorsmen and athletes. His grandfather was head of the CCC Baseball organization a youth baseball program for over 35 years. Jeff grew up playing baseball in the Fauquier, Manassas, and Loudoun County areas. Jeff went on to play collegiate baseball at Bridgewater College, where he received his Bachelor in Health and Exercise Science in 2005. Jeff’s sports experience and education started his strong interest in sports related injuries and treatment.
Jeff continued his education after Bridgewater by completing a certification in Massage Therapy in the spring of 2007. During his massage therapy training, he also decided to purse a Masters Degree in Athletic Training at Shenandoah University. He completed his Masters degree in the spring of 2008 shortly after the completion of his massage therapy certification. While attending Shenandoah he was a member of Iota Tau Epsilon Honor Society and received the Most Outstanding Graduate Award.
After becoming a board certified Athletic Trainer in 2008, he began his career as the Head Athletic Trainer at Briar Woods High School. He has been the Head Athletic Trainer there for the last 12 years. During his tenure at the school he has worked with 14 state champinoship teams since 2008. He has also worked with a number of athletes who have continued on to a number of Division I athletic scholarships and two athletes who have continued on to the NFL. His joy in working with high school athletes in helping them come back from injuries and watching them grow into adults and continue to succeed on and off the field. In 2014, Jeff completed his Physical Therapy Assistant degree from Kent State University - Ashtabula and became a licensed Physical Therapy Assistant in August, 2014 adding to his vast knowledge of sports medicine and injuries associated with active individuals.
In his spare time Jeff enjoys tournament bass fishing, hunting, covering athletic events and spending time with his wife, two sons, and his lab, Jesse.
Cornelius Liclic, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant
Cornelius was born in Quezon City, Philippines and have lived in Philippines for the beginning of his childhood. He arrived to United States in 2005 in San Antonio, Texas and lived there until he graduated from high school in 2013, then moved to Woodbridge, Virginia to be closer to family. He then attended Northern Virginia Community College to pursue the Physical Therapy Assistant program at the Springfield Medical Campus. He graduated in 2017 with Associates of Applied Science for Physical Therapist Assistant and began working at Elite Sports Medicine & Physical Therapy in September of that year. He is thrilled to be part of the team as his first job with his new license and is ready to expand his knowledge in physical therapy care. He has been in the field with interest since high school with clinical rotation classes in hospital with student internship at a private outpatient sports facility the following year. He is bilingual with Tagalog (National Filipino language) as well as currently learning Spanish bit by bit to expand his fluency in multiple languages. In his free time, he enjoys traveling with family, exploring new dishes and food from different cultures and restaurants all around Northern Virginia. He likes to play the guitar, watch movies, and spend time with his two dogs, an English Bulldog named Rocky, and a Shih Tzu named Rambo who he is greeted by every day after work.