meet the team

At Capitol Rehab of Annandale, our staff is dedicated to providing the best pain relief and wellness services to all of our patients. By combining chiropractic care, nutrition, and massage therapy we are able to create uniquely tailored treatment plans to get you on the path to wellness. Below you can meet just a few members of our dedicated team or call us today on (703) 333-5022 to book your appointment.

Chiropractor Annadale VA Jean Cruz


Dr. Jean Carlos Cruz D.C.

Jean Cruz is a board-certified, Doctor of Chiropractic who graduated from Life University-Marietta, GA. He is also training on a double-fellowship Anti-Aging, Metabolic & Functional Medicine, and Functional Neurology. Jean Cruz was born in Arecibo, PR where he attended primary and secondary school.

He graduated from Interamerican University of Puerto Rico with a Bachelor of Business Administration, also taking a pre-med curriculum and studying Risk Management.

Jean was accepted into the prestigious Anti-Aging, Metabolic & Functional Medicine fellowship at The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, regarded as one of the best in the nation. Here he is learning full-scope functional medicine, metabolic and anti-aging techniques.

He is also completing the specialty training for Functional Neurology. Here he is being trained to specifically deal with neurological diseases, diagnostic methods, and specific techniques and practices to take care of the patients.

During his training, Jean was directly mentored by past and current presidents of the American Chiropractic Association, International Chiropractic Association, and several presidents of different Chiropractic Schools. He trained in Washington DC VA Hospital to received certifications in RockTape Basic & Performance Series, RockBlades Basic & Advanced series.

Jean Cruz values communication and compassion. He lives in Arlington, VA, where he enjoys spending time with his family, Dr. Monica Lopez and his dog Logan.

Chiropractor Annadale VA Monica Lopez



Mónica López is a board-certified Doctor of Chiropractic, she graduated from Life University - Marietta, GA where she completed the D.C. program in 4 years and received 2 additional years of specialty training in Sports Injury Management. She is a Webster Certified provider and speaks Spanish fluently.

Chiropractic Annandale VA Maryam Dadkhah Nutritionist



Maryam Dadkhah has a Ph.D. in Nutrition and is a registered and certified dietitian and nutritionist (RDN, CDN). While she keeps updated with the latest science, she applies it to her counseling. Her counseling goal is to help people achieve a healthy lifestyle and make independent healthful choices. Seeing her clients succeed and achieve their goals is her greatest satisfaction.

With over fifteen years of experience in the field of health and nutrition, Maryam provides counseling to both adults and children. She specializes in weight management/loss and helps patients with elevated blood pressure, cholesterol, and triglycerides, diabetes, pediatric, gastrointestinal to make appropriate changes to their lifestyle and eating habits.

She has worked in multiple inpatient and outpatient settings in Iran, Washington DC, Colorado, and New York. She is currently running her private practice, and authors a monthly nutrition page in a local newspaper in the DC area, manager of a Facebook page focusing on Nutrition and Dietetics with over 100,000 followers, and nutrition expert for Voice of America TV.

Education & Credentials

  • Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management (level 1 and level 2) by Commission on Dietetic Registration
  • Certificate of Training in Childhood and Adolescent Weight
  • Management by Commission on Dietetic Registration
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic and The Obesity Society active member
Chiropractic Annandale VA Jessica Dennis



Jessica Dennis is an experienced Massage Therapist, serving the Northern Virginia and D.C area. She is certified at a Professional Level for Medical Massage and Nationally Certified in Posture & Pain, Prenatal, Neuromuscular Treatment and Rehabilitation, Deep Tissue, Swedish, Sports Massage, and Myofascial Release Techniques. For more information, CLICK HERE to visit her website.


9:00am - 12:00pm
2:00pm - 6:00pm


9:00am - 12:00pm
2:00pm - 6:00pm

9:00am - 12:00pm
2:00pm - 6:00pm



Capitol Rehab of Annandale
5101A Backlick Road
Annandale, VA 22003
(703) 333-5022