Balance Physical Therapy & Human Performance Center

Welcome to Balance Physical Therapy & Human Performance Center
for Physical Therapy in Monterey and Salinas


Keeping you steady and balanced...


Getting to the source of your injury...

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Helping you get back on your feet!

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Our staff is second to none!


Who We Are

John Farahmand, DPT, OCS, founded Balance Physical Therapy and Human Performance Center on June 3rd, 2002. As someone who grew up on the Monterey Peninsula, attended local schools, and has strong ties to this wonderful community, Dr. Farahmand opened his practice with the same vision that sets it apart provide the most exemplary physical therapy services available anywhere.


  • Manual Therapy
  • Therapeutic Exercise
  • Patient Education
  • Athletic Injuries
  • Sports Training
  • Spinal Rehab
  • Work Injuries
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Shoulder Pain


"My therapist was excellent! We appreciated all of the time and effort she put in. We felt that she truly cared about our daughter and her well-being. We were very pleased with everything at Balance Physical Therapy and would recommend your clinic to anyone." -Jess
"My therapist was wonderful! I would recommend Balance to anyone. Good job. Keep up the good work!" -Max
"I will request your facility again if I'm ever in need of physical therapy services in the future. I will also recommend friends and family members. Good location, nice facility, A+!" -Jordan

Community Involvement

At Balance Physical Therapy, we believe that community involvement is vital to the long term success of any business. Our company’s involvement in the local community demonstrates a commitment that reaches far beyond our day-to-day business operations, and it helps foster relationships that strengthen the bonds we have with our patients. We have been and continue to be involved in the following community outreach events, services, and programs.