Dr. Oana Balasa, DPT

Dr. Oana Balasa, DPT

Physical Therapy  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Oana Balasa, DPT is a physical therapist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Des Moines University in 2012 and specializes in physical therapy, geriatric medicine, and more.Read her story

10400 Eaton Pl Ste 312

Fairfax, VA 22030

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Dr. Balasa's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Balasa "Oana Balasa is a Doctor of Physical Therapy, personal trainer, and corrective exercise specialist. She received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Des Moines University and her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Russell Sage College. Oana also has extensive experience in exercise physiology with personal participation in the Romanian professional gymnastics regimen, as a circus acrobat, and with her Personal Training and Certified Exercise Specialist certification from the National Association of Sports Medicine. Oana has over 20 years of experience in the outpatient orthopedic setting with patients of all ages and musculoskeletal dysfunctions. She specializes in the evaluation and treatment of Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction, Movement pattern impairments and Geriatric care. Her focus in on evaluating and treating each individual as a whole, rather than focusing on one body part and designing interventions that are evidence-based, support her expertise, and address the patients' interest and goals. She uses manual therapy combined with exercise and cognitive behavioral patient education for maximum and quickest benefits."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Balasa "I provide rehabilitative, preventative, and wellness physical therapy care in Fairfax, VA. My mission is to provide caring and professional one-on-one integrated physical therapy interventions to address each individual's physical, functional, and emotional needs. My goal is to help individuals recover from injury, prevent or lower their risk of a disease/dysfunction, and to maximize their well-being and quality of life."

3  Specialties

  • Physical Therapy
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Orthopedic Physical Therapy

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

20  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Fall Prevention and Safety Program
  • Injury Prevention
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Pain Management Through Physical Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Preventive Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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  • Russell Sage College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Des Moines University
    Medical School | Graduated 2012
  • Corrective Exercise Specialist
    Other Education | Completed 2011
  • Personal Trainer
    Other Education | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Romanian
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Oana Balasa, DPT
I have been going to Fitness & Rehabilitation for several weeks and have seen some marked improvement due to the work that Oana Balasa has done. I first went to her for shoulder pain and weakness. Her assorted treatments helped me regain strength and my mobility back. In addition, she has a...Read More
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Kevin Weir in Fairfax, VA – May 22, 2017
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Dr. Oana is a very knowledgeable, caring, and helpful person. She listens to my goals and concerns, and provided me with a personal treatment that helped me improve even more than I thought was possible.
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