pilates studio carlsbad

​​PhysioWise in Carlsbad

Rehab Pilates & Physical Post-Rehabilitation Training 

Tuula's Education

  • Physiotherapist, Helsinki Health College, Finland, 1991
  • Comprehensive degree of Physical Education, coaching and Exercise Science, Pajulahti Sports Institute,  Finland, 1997 


  • Personal Fitness Trainer, De Anza College, CA 2002
  • Personal Trainer, American Council of Exercise, 2003
  • Pilates Instructor, Pilates Institute of America (PIA), 2004
  • Golf Conditioning Specialist, GMP Fitness, 2006
  • Pilates Instructor, Body Art and Science International (BASI), 2008

 Tuula was born and raised in Finland. As a Physiotherapist, she has over 15 years of experience in rehabilitation of numerous orthopedic and neurological diagnosis and conditions. Furthermore, she has more than 25 years of experience in teaching and instructing Fitness. Tuula started teaching Pilates after she got certified in 2004.​


Tuula is very passionate about Pilates as a rehabilitation and post-rehabilitation. She believes that Pilates is an incredible movement therapy and alternative treatment tool for many musculoskeletal problems together with other therapeutic exercise techniques. She has been helping people with chronic back pain, spondylolisthesis, osteoarthritis, scoliosis, SI-joint dysfunction, lumbar spine instability, osteoporosis, sciatica, degenerative joint and disc disease, herniated or bulging disc, knee & hip replacement, shoulder & neck pain, common sport & overuse injuries, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson Disease, and Fibromyalgia. Her programs serve as excellent continuation therapy after Physical Therapy, Chiropractor care and post-rehab after orthopedic surgery.

With a thorough PT background she is well trained and highly educated in Anatomy, Physiology, Musculoskeletal Biomechanics, and Exercise Intervention. This allows her to appropriately adapt therapeutic Pilates exercises and exercise therapy safely and efficiently based on each client’s individual needs and condition, which brings optimum benefits to her clients. 

She brings her many years of hands-on experience and high quality education into your Post Rehabilitation and therapeutic Pilates private sessions. She offers friendly, professional, and very personal service to you with her "lovely" Finnish accent! 

​              760.481-4943 | 785 GRAND AVE, SUITE 210B, CARLSBAD CA 92008 US