Welcome to Bright STAR Physical Therapy. Physical therapists Masha Katz and Savina Kollmorgen, with our team of experienced and talented therapists, have been providing care to adults and children since 2004.
STAR: Specialized Treatment through Awareness & Rehabilitation
We take an individual approach to each and every patient. We help our clients to alleviate fears and set realistic expectations. Our expertise, knowledge, and caring approach make Bright STAR the best. If you are looking for a friendly, professional environment to fulfill your goals of a healthier body and want to achieve optimal fitness, physical independence and overall well-being, then look no further.
• Three locations to serve you near Los Angeles
Pediatric Physical Therapy
Bright STAR Physical Therapy is considered one of the best pediatric physical therapy treatment centers on the West Coast aimed at improving each child’s development, fine and gross motor skills, and ability to function effectively and as independently as possible within the family, home and school. Unlike other pediatric therapy practices, we apply both orthopedic and neurological approaches. We use a wide array of treatment techniques depending on the needs of each patient.
We take pride in helping your child achieve the desired results, while making the treatment session fun for your child. Bright Star Physical Therapy is one of the only pediatric clinics specializing in and devoted to providing the best treatment of torticollis (abnormal neck posture) and plagiocephaly (head and face asymmetries). [learn more]
Adult Physical Therapy
Adult physical therapy practice specializes in the treatment of Joint Pain, Neck and Back Pain, Pre and Post Surgical Care, Pre and Post Natal Care, Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment & Balance / Vestibular Treatment. Our physical therapists are not just knowledgeable in anatomy, physiology, and the biomechanics of the body, but they are also dedicated licensed professionals highly trained to deal with people who are experiencing a variety of physical complaints, including neck, mid and low back pain, herniated discs, arthritis, and results of painful accident. [learn more]
The Schroth Method For Scoliosis Treatment
At Bright STAR PT, we are skilled in treating Scoliosis in both adults and children. The Schroth Method is a physiotherapeutic treatment system which uses isometric and other exercises to strengthen or lengthen asymmetrical muscles in a scoliotic body. Its goals are to halt progression of abnormal spinal curvature, and in the best case to reverse the curves. [learn more]
Pilates is a revolutionary approach to strengthening the body in a guided way that gradually increases in difficulty and intensity. The benefits of Pilates include increasing flexibility, strengthening the core musculature and all muscles of the body without putting stress on the joints, improving balance, stretching the spine, and correcting muscle imbalances. Our Pilates instructors will patiently guide you through the fundamentals of core muscle strengthening, and how to improve body mechanics in your daily life in order to decrease or prevent the occurrence of low back pain, joint problems and many other physical dysfunctions. Learn about how Pilates can help adults, children and pregnant women can benefit from Pilates. [learn more]