Red Canyon Physical Therapy – Columbia Location
Welcome to Red Canyon Physical Therapy on Knoll N. Drive in Columbia! Use this page to learn more about the services that we offer and the staff that provide them.
Red Canyon Physical Therapy is an independently owned practice that offers dedicated personal service and orthopedic care for patients in Frederick, Hagerstown, Columbia, and Owings Mills. Red Canyon has over 20 years of experience in orthopedic and post-surgical care, sports medicine, work readiness, and chronic pain management.
Focusing on patient-driven results, Red Canyon stays critically relevant by offering the most advanced manual therapy techniques, including Active Release Technique (ART) for Spring, the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT), Mulligan Concept (CMP), Dry Needling (TDN), and Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization (ASTYM).
5500 Knoll N. Drive, Suite 230
Columbia, MD 21045
Phone: (410) 855-4855
Fax: (410) 855-4781
Meet The Team
Dr. Brittany Emokpae, DPT
Brittany received her undergraduate degree from Towson University in Exercise Science and her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from University of Maryland Baltimore. Brittany has extra certifications in Workman’s comp, Graston, and Women’s health, and also loves Orthopedic and Geriatric populations. Outside of work, Brittany loves to be active and loves the outdoors. She also loves spending time with her husband, 3 kids and Australian Shepherd.
Brittany takes a special interest in closely listening to her patient’s goals and forming a plan to reach their maximum potential.
Matt Rosewag, MPT, MBA, NHA, BSPE
Mr. Rosewag has been working in healthcare since he began as a physical therapy technician at Kernan Outpatient services in the late 80’s. Matt received his Bachelors in Science in Physical Education Studies from the University of Delaware in 1994. He completed his Master’s degree in Physical Therapy at the University of Maryland at Baltimore in 2000 and began working in the Outpatient setting for a Continuous Care Retirement Community. He continued this position until 2002 when he began working as a Rehabilitation Manager at a related site and opened all physical therapy departments on the campus serving about 2400 residents and grew a staff to 24 therapists including Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech-Language Pathology. He continued his work expanding to all Maryland sites in the Erickson Living enterprise until joining the Red Canyon Physical Therapy team on September 15, 2016.
Matt’s passion has always been working with people to help them return to pain-free and full Independent functional activities to enjoy life to the fullest extent.
Ryan Johnston, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant
Ryan earned his Bachelors in Exercise Science from James Madison University in 2012. He then worked as a Physical Therapy Tech at an outpatient orthopedic clinic, helping patients with land and aquatic therapy. Ryan then completed the Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Northern Virginia Community College in May 2016. He has worked in outpatient neuro and orthopedic settings since graduating.
Ryan has a strong interest in sports medicine, post-surgical care, and vestibular rehabilitation. He is certified in Graston Technique.
In his free time, he enjoys hiking and spending time on the eastern shore and Smith Mountain Lake with family and friends.