• Certified Osteopathic/Orthopedic Manual Therapist

  • Medical Massage Practitioner 

  • STOTT Pilates Instructor Trainer 

  • Dance Rehab Specialist

  • Founding Member of DanseMedica

  • Member of The International Association for Dance Medicine & Science 

  • Member of the Fascial Research Society

Leah Bueno, DO.MP, MMP

Leah is the owner of Performance Pilates and Rehab. A former professional dancer, dance educator of 20+ years and an Instructor Trainer for STOTT Pilates. She is a sought after Dance Specialist and has lectured about dance injuries/science nationally and in Europe.


As a Manual Therapist and Pilates instructor Leah provides care for musculoskeletal injuries, guides corrective exercise, and creates performance enhancement strategies for artistic athletes.


In addition to her work with Dancers she is a contributing writer for Dance Magazine and has developed several programs for Dance Teachers to help them bring science into the studio.


Leah's clientele includes dancers from The Paris Opera Ballet School, San Francisco Ballet, The Joffrey Ballet, Ballet Met, National Ballet of Canada, The Sacramento Ballet, Suzanne Farrell Ballet, The Kirov Academy (DC), The Harid Conservatory, and many other pre-professional schools.