Dr. Sandra McGourty is the Clinic Director of RxWellness Spine & Health McLean/Tysons. She was born and raised in New Jersey with three sisters in a competitive natured, athletic, health driven, and loving family. She was drawn to chiropractic after enduring a spinal injury as a young high level gymnast. Through chiropractic care she was able to recover and remain healthy while playing on her high school’s softball, volleyball, gymnastics and track teams. Her positive experience with chiropractic sports medicine in her youth paired with her passion for helping others is what inspired her to become a chiropractic physician. Dr. McGourty received her Bachelors of Science degree in Exercise Physiology from East Carolina University. She then went on to earn her Doctorate in Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, FL.
Dr. McGourty is Board Certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners in chiropractic and physiotherapy and licensed by the Virginia Board of Medicine. She is a full body certified provider of Active Release Technique and is also certified in Graston Technique. Dr. McGourty has been practicing in Virginia for the last five years utilizing these techniques in conjunction with Diversified Technique adjustments, physiotherapy exercises, and passive modalities to successfully treat a multitude of musculoskeletal conditions.