At BetterPT, we’re committed to transforming how patients find a physical therapist in DC and book appointments. If you didn’t realize that the benefits of direct access for physical therapy in the District of Columbia meant you could book a PT appointment without a referral, now is the time to take full advantage. With our platform, you can find physical therapy, make your appointment, and even read physical therapy reviews in DC – all in one place. BetterPT is getting rid of the paperwork, the back-and-forth with your insurance provider, and the stress that usually comes with trying to find a physical therapist in DC that’s right for you. Clinics offering direct access to physical therapy in DC are signing up to our platform every day. Now, you have more options than ever to receive the best treatment for your needs. Stop blindly searching for “physical therapy near me in DC”. Instead, type in your location and insurance below and BetterPT will match you with a physical therapist in the District of Columbia that suits your needs.
The District of Columbia—along with 26 US states—allows direct patient access to physical therapy. When pursuing direct access physical therapy in DC, keep in mind there are some provisions. They are as follows:
If the patient does not reasonably progress under direct access to physical therapy in DC within 30 days of care, the physical therapist must refer the patient to a primary care provider.
Direct Access lets you self-refer for physical therapy. No prescription required.
Download the BetterPT app for iOS or Android and get access to the best physical therapists near you.
Simply enter your phone number and we will send you a download link for the app via text message.*
*The app is free for patients to download. Your phone carrier text message rates apply