Osteopath and Physiotherapist

Our Doctors

Dr Marcelo Viana Marques Ferreira
Physiotherapist 20 years of private practice

Dr Palmiro Torrieri Jr.
Physiotherapist and Osteopath 30 years of private practice

Dr Dan Pilderwasser
Physiotherapist and Osteopath 30 years of private practice


  • Respiratory rehabilitation
  • Pilates
  • Muscle strength
  • Injury therapy
  • Neurology
  • Back pain
  • Spine issues
  • Mulligan Concept
  • Postural Global Re-education
  • Post surgery therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Pain management
  • Sports physical therapy
  • Sports related injuries
  • Vestibular rehabilitation
  • Elderly care


  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Professional Experience

  • Director of the Physiotherapy Department, Hospital Samaritano, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Dr Pilderwasser)
  • Director of the Physiotherapy Department, Hospital Samaritano and Hospital Copa D’or Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Dr Torrieri)
  • Director of the Physiotherapy Department of Hospital Samaritano and America`s Medical City, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Dr Ferreira)


  • International Certified Instructor of the Mulligan Concept (Dr Pilderwasser and Dr Torrieri)
  • International Certified Instructor of Clinical Neurodynamics (Dr Pilderwasser and Dr Ferreira)
  • Our doctors have received training in the USA and Europa

Professional Membership

  • Founder of Grupo Physioscience (Dr Pilderwasser and Dr Torrieri)

Board certifications / Medical licenses

  • CREFITO - 2587-F (Dr Pilderwasser)
  • CREFITO – 6919-F (Dr Torrieri)
  • CREFITO – 36582-F (Dr Ferreira)

About Our Clinic

We are a group of professionals specialized in Physiotherapy and Osteopathy. We have been serving our patients for over 30 years in the Ipanema neighborhood.
We are a private practice facility with a focus on individual needs for each one of our patients. We strive to offer the best quality of care.

Office Hours

Monday :
07:00 a.m. - 08:00 p.m.    
Tuesday :
07:00 a.m. - 08:00 p.m.    
Wednesday :
07:00 a.m. - 08:00 p.m.    
Thursday :
07:00 a.m. - 08:00 p.m.    
Friday :
07:00 a.m. - 08:00 p.m.    
Saturday :
07:00 a.m. - 08:00 p.m.    
Sunday :
07:00 a.m. - 08:00 p.m.    
Office hours are displayed in the time zone of Rio de Janeiro.


Rua Visconde de Pirajá 595, Suite 701, Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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