Brian Beatty, PT, CFP
Physical Therapist and Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner
Brian Beatty, Physical Therapist & Feldenkrais practitioner founded Balanced Physical Therapy in 1999 and guided the company through a merger with Proaxis Therapy in April 2012. In 2016 he will be providing his services as a component of his wife Elizabeth Towe’s company, Balanced Movement Studio, which has operated in adjoining space in Carrboro since 2003.
Brian has a particular focus on endurance athletics, hip, pelvis & spinal issues and ‘hard to solve’ movement or chronic pain problems. An avid cyclist, runner and tai chi student, he enjoys almost any outdoor activity, and regularly presents on topics related to endurance athletics. Clinically he strives to combine physical therapy expertise with his interests in motor learning, movement arts and healing techniques so that his clients not only resolve their discomforts, but become smarter and more efficient in everything they do.
Brian Beatty, the son of physical therapists, received his physical therapy degree from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1994 after earning a BS in Math from UNC-CH in 1986. Brian has been working in private, orthopedic based practice for his whole PT career, founded Balanced Physical Therapy in 1999 and guided the company to a merger with Proaxis Therapy in April 2012. He is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association, and a Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner.