Luanne is a physical therapist on the Wholistic Physical Therapy team, with more than 40 years of experience, both in hospital and private practice settings in NYC and beyond. She is passionate about helping others and specializes in the treatment of orthopedic, musculoskeletal and sports-related injuries, utilizing a masterful movement based therapy as well as a “hands-on”/ manual therapy approach. With Luanne’s help, you will be educated about your specific problem, develop an awareness of your posture and movement patterns and learn new and different movement strategies that are personalized to you.
Integrates PT and The Feldenkrais Method ®
Luanne is a unique physical therapist who is also a guild certified Feldenkrais ® practitioner. The Feldenkrais Method ® is an holistic approach that addresses function and movement of the whole body, rather than a single body part. The Feldenkrais Method ® benefits those with injuries as well as those who wish to function with greater efficiency, such as athletes.
“Improve Your Life With Movement!” a personal mission statement which Luanne believes in and is the foundation for her treatment approach
Luanne graduated from SUNY at Buffalo with a Bachelor of Science in physical therapy and from Frank Wildman’s Manhattan 2 Feldenkrais ® training program. She is also a certified licensee in the Tupler Technique ® for closing abdominal diastasis.