Leslie E. Frank, DPT, is the owner of Bodyscape Integrative Physical Therapy. She specializes in rehabilitation for patients with neurological conditions. Since her own diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS) in 1997, she has provided inspiration and a unique perspective to her patients allowing for optimal outcomes.
Leslie began teaching Pilates in 1990, and 5 years later was one of the first to be certified as a Pilates trainer by Jillian Hessel. In 2002 she achieved the degree of Doctorate in Physical Therapy from USC, emphasizing rehabilitation of the neurologically involved client, specializing in MS.
She is a devout promoter and educator of exercise for the MS, ALS and Parkinsons' populations. Leslie’s approach combines Pilates, the GYROTONIC EXPANSION SYSTEM®, CranioSacral Therapy, massage therapy, structural integration, functional, posture, and gait training, meditation, yoga, and visualization.