Tegan Hayek , DPT
Originally from California, Tegan completed her undergraduate studies at Loyola Marymount University where she received her B.S. in Health and Human Sciences and Dance. She then moved to New York and earned her doctorate from Columbia University with a specialization in orthopedic rehabilitation. During her time at Columbia, she was involved with research analyzing adolescent baseball pitchers with upper extremity injuries.
Tegan’s extensive background in dance influenced her to pursue a career that specializes in treating dancers and other performing artists. Her passion lies in helping dancers and athletes perform optimally and reach their individual goals, while also preventing further injuries in the future. Tegan has clinical experience in various settings including acute care, outpatient orthopedics, sports rehab, and working backstage with Broadway performers. In her spare time, she likes to stay active through dance, yoga, weight training, and spin classes.