Dr. Bhavana Devanahalli (PT)

Certified IASTM & Dry Needling Practitioner
MAT Pilates Instructor (STOTT)

Having qualified with an honors degree in physical therapy from M.S.Ramaiah Medical College,Bangalore, Dr. Bhavana (PT) had developed a keen interest in understanding the imbalances of the muscles and how they can lead to an injury. She worked in a variety of settings, including hospitals, private clinics, long term care facilities, and home visits, to gain a broader perspective on the treatment’s approach.

This further boosted her to pursue post-graduation in 2016, and she completed her degree from the Coventry University (UK) in Clinical Physiotherapy to understand and learn comprehensively about musculoskeletal and orthopedic conditions, neurological and pediatric rehabilitation, cardiorespiratory, geriatric and women’ health in general.

Immediately after obtaining the master’s degree, she worked in a Sports and Pilates Rehab Studio where she learned about a hands-on approach to treatment, incorporating a variety of techniques, viz., Manual therapy, and Exercise Prescription.

A highly motivated, dynamic and compassionate physiotherapist with 6 years of experience whose areas of expertise are Manual therapy in neuro- musculoskeletal conditions, knowledgeable and also dealt with: Cardio-respiratory, Pediatric, Women’s health, Geriatric,CBR.

She has a good hands on approach on patients incorporating biopsychosocial model of approach, assessing their needs and devising suitable treatment plans and exercises / workout in accordance to the latest evidences available.

She is a Pilates professional with expertise in Mat work and Reformer, implementing tailor based repertoire according to the client’s recovery and improving posture related issues.

Dr.Bhavana further added many other specialisations like IASTM, Dry Needling, Cupping, Taping techniques into her practice.She is certified Women’s Health Specialist where her expertise lies in Pre and Post Natal classes for Pregnant Mothers.

Before beginning the session, Dr.Bhavana takes a specific interest in assessing her patients methodically to completely understand the physical, lifestyle, and emotional factors which can be contributing to their problems. Moreover, she not just focuses on treating the injury but also investigating the cause, to reduce the likelihood of the recurring injury in future.

She has conducted several talks about education and awareness about health and lifestyle both at community and corporate level. She also conducted Pilates Classes at community level and provides online consultations for Physiotherapy and Pilates as well.

She is health Information provider via Digital Platforms and was part of several online seminars. She aspires to make a significant contribution as a health care provider in educating and creating awareness on the importance of posture, health and lifestyle.