Helping You Go From Injury Recovery to Optimal Performance
Welcome to Tranquil Place Physical Therapy & Wellness, conveniently located in the City of Falls Church, Virginia. Tranquil Place was created as a holistic health space to help you find the path to heal your mind, body and spirit. After realizing that traditional medicine was often overlooking this comprehensive approach we knew there was a better way to give our clients more individual & holistic care and treatment. Tranquil Place was born from a passion for creating HEALTH in a nurturing environment that is supportive and unique to your particular circumstances.
We don't just treat your "knee" or your "shoulder" we treat YOU, and everything that goes along with that. We help to create a plan for healing that includes physical treatment of injuries, education on proper movement and biomechanics of your body, proper sleep and nutrition guidelines, and a path to achieve your health and wellness goals. Life is too short to be living anything other than your best, and healthiest life and we strive to help get you there!
We're passionate about helping you find a better way to meet your fitness, health, and wellness goals and will work with you as a team to help you meet those goals and to find the pathway to your healthiest lifestyle!
Dr. Stacy Snow, PT, DPT
Founder of Tranquil Place Physical Therapy & Wellness, LLC
Dr. Stacy Snow is CEO and founder of Tranquil Place Physical Therapy & Wellness, a holistic physical therapy and wellness practice that propels motivated athletes to their highest levels of health and fitness success.
Stacy works with CrossFitters, runners, and yogis who are dealing with pain or mobility issues that are keeping them from being able to perform at the levels they know they are capable of in their sport.
She helps people who have tried other things to treat their problem, but have struggled to get the issue to go away entirely. Stacy’s one-of-a-kind treatment philosophy, coupled with her expertise in movement science and rehab, help to get to the underlying source of the problem in order to minimize pain and increase mobility and performance.
She uses a combination of movement analysis, manual therapy, Functional Dry Needling, and corrective exercises to help her clients regain optimal movement so they can not only decrease their pain, but achieve their higher level health and fitness goals.
Dr. Stacy brings over 15 years of experience in the field of physical therapy. She spent 10 years working as a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant in orthopedics prior to attaining her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy in 2013. With a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and a background in Kinesiology along with 5 years experience as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Stacy is an expert in human movement analysis and a Functional Performance Coach focused on transforming the health and fitness capabilities of her clients.
If you have been struggling with persistent pain or mobility issues and have tried other treatments that haven’t helped to fully solve the problem, ask about a free STRATEGY SESSION to learn about the options available to help you get to your next level. You can contact Stacy at (571) 488-1327 or Dr.Snow@tranquilplacept.com."
Who we work with...
People who believe there's a better way to manage their pain than through pharmaceuticals and multiple doctor's visits
Yogis who want to keep their bodies injury-free in order to maintain a lifelong practice
CrossFitters who prioritize their health and don't have time to be laid up because of an injury
Runners who want to get rid of the pain that limits their performance
People who would like to learn how to take care of their bodies and their health and to prevent future injuries
Dr. Megan Barker is a Dance Medicine Specialist who gives dancers, yogis, and pilates enthusiasts tools to perform at their highest potential. Whether they are limited by pain, stiffness, muscle weakness, or other impairments, she creates highly effective treatment plans to help them perform at their best. She is passionate about health and movement and specializes in finding ways to optimize movement for ambitious individuals on a daily basis.
Using movement analysis, manual therapy, corrective exercise, Functional Dry Needling, and pain neuroscience education Megan empowers each client with a unique and tailored approach that helps to decrease pain and improve their performance.
Dr. Barker received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from The George Washington University in 2015 and a B.A. in Theatre Arts with Dance Emphasis from Santa Clara University in 2010. She spent additional time studying to become an Orthopedic Certified Specialist through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties in 2018. Megan has worked with a wide range of dancers, ranging from young teens to professionals in Broadway shows. She has taken several continuing education courses to further her knowledge in dance and movement science and frequently collaborates with other clinicians in the dance community. Dr. Barker is also an adjunct professor at The George Washington University Physical Therapy Program.
Megan began dancing at 3 years old, participating in ballet, tap, and jazz. Her love for ballet and strong technique grew with her training for the Royal Academy of Dance examinations. Once she began college, her interests grew for modern and contemporary styles. She still enjoys taking modern classes and seeing performances whenever possible.
Megan is passionate about treating dancers due to their strong work ethic, desire to strive for excellence, as well as their grace and strength.