Leah Wylie is a physical therapist who works with patients to optimize their mobility and improve their physical function through education, exercise programs and hands-on techniques. She specializes in pelvic health and rehabilitation to build strength and stability in the pelvic region and to address bowel, bladder and sexual dysfunction. She strives to provide all of her patients with respectful, informed and affirming physical therapy and particularly seeks to create safe spaces for LGBTQ+ individuals to receive health care.
In research, Wylie collaborates with other providers to investigate how wearable devices and telerehabilitation can be used to address overactive bladder symptoms in patients with multiple sclerosis.
Wylie earned her doctor of physical therapy degree from the Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy.
Wylie is a volunteer instructor in UCSF's joint physical therapy program with San Francisco State University. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, skiing and running with her energetic rescue pups.
Columbia University, DPT, 2019