Tanya Balakrishnan , MPT

Physical Therapist & Owner located in Sawtelle, Los Angeles, CA

About Balakrishnan

Tanya Balakrishnan, MPT, is the owner and director of Momentum Physical Therapy, located in the Sawtelle neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. She has been providing Pilates-based rehabilitation services for over 20 years and focuses on improving spine health, alignment, and core strengthening using the latest therapeutic techniques. 

Tanya is the first physical therapist to be certified in the APPI (Australian Physiotherapy & Pilates Institute) Pilates method in the United States and continues to teach and lecture on this method to physical therapists across the nation.

Tanya earned a degree in exercise and sport science from Pennsylvania State University. She finished her graduate work to earn her master’s in physical therapy at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Tanya later worked as the clinical director of an outpatient orthopedic facility where she specialized in aquatic therapies.

At Momentum Physical Therapy, Tanya takes a customized approach to treating a variety of conditions, including neuropathy, vertigo, and joint pain. She offers a variety of treatment options for orthopedic injury rehabilitation, including aquatic therapies, personalized Pilates programs, and manual physical therapies. Tanya also provides private Pilates sessions to boost core strength and enhance the overall health of her patients.

Tanya enjoys taking a hands-on approach with each of her clients to ensure long-lasting relief. She has extensive experience using the Balanced Body® Pilates equipment and the latest therapeutic technologies for pain management, including ultrasound and electrostimulation.

To request a consultation with Tanya, call Momentum Physical Therapy, or request an appointment online today.  

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Tanya Balakrishnan, MPT, is the owner and director of Momentum Physical Therapy, located in the Sawtelle neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. She has been providing Pilates-based rehabilitation services for over 20 years and focuses on improving spine health, alignment, and core strengthening using the latest therapeutic techniques. 

Tanya is the first physical therapist to be certified in the APPI (Australian Physiotherapy & Pilates Institute) Pilates method in the United States and continues to teach and lecture on this method to physical therapists across the nation.

Tanya earned a degree in exercise and sport science from Pennsylvania State University. She finished her graduate work to earn her master’s in physical therapy at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Tanya later worked as the clinical director of an outpatient orthopedic facility where she specialized in aquatic therapies.

At Momentum Physical Therapy, Tanya takes a customized approach to treating a variety of conditions, including neuropathy, vertigo, and joint pain. She offers a variety of treatment options for orthopedic injury rehabilitation, including aquatic therapies, personalized Pilates programs, and manual physical therapies. Tanya also provides private Pilates sessions to boost core strength and enhance the overall health of her patients.

Tanya enjoys taking a hands-on approach with each of her clients to ensure long-lasting relief. She has extensive experience using the Balanced Body® Pilates equipment and the latest therapeutic technologies for pain management, including ultrasound and electrostimulation.

To request a consultation with Tanya, call Momentum Physical Therapy, or request an appointment online today.  


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We are contracted/in network providers with Medicare and Workers’Compensation. We are out of network with Aetna but in network providers with United, Tricare, Blue across and most Blue Shield plans. Please call our office with any questions you may have, or see our Insurance & Payment Page for more information.

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