Ryanne Tanae Glasper, PT, DPT , Doctor of Physical Therapy
Ryanne specializes in Pelvic Health and Dance Medicine. As a manual therapist, she has advanced training in Functional Manual Therapy from the Institute of Physical Art as well as Pelvic Health from the Herman and Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. She is a certified Hatha Yoga instructor and has studied various forms of movement therapies including the Franklin Method, Laban/Bartenieff Movement Analysis and the Feldenkrais Method. In practice, Ryanne uses an embodied approach, believing “at the center of a healthy and vibrant body is an integrated and intuitive relationship with that body”. Beginning her career at PhysioArts Physical Therapy, she has served as staff physical therapy for Broadway productions including Billy Elliot and An American in Paris, the RadioCity Rockettes, and Gelsey Kirkland Academy. In 2015, she began advanced training in Pelvic Health and served as a senior therapist at Beyond Basics Physical Therapy in NYC prior to opening her own practice, the Body School, in 2017. In addition to her private practice Ryanne is a touring therapist with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Most importantly, she is mommy to Isabel James (5) and a fierce advocate for maternal health. Ryanne holds a Doctorate in Physical Therapy (2008) and Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance Studies (2002) from Long Island University.