Žiga Tavčar

Masseur and therapist

Žiga was growing up playing many sports including basketball, volleyball and football until he settled in track and field where he was also a member of national team in junior division. Having been frustrated with many injuries led him to pursue dual degree in physiotherapy and manual therapy.


  • October 2016, Diagnostic imaging in physiotherapy (DFS, Section of a manual therapy),
  • October, student trainer for group exercises in patients with low-back, neck and shoulder pain in University Rehabilitation Institute Republic of Slovenia,
  • season 2016/17, a therapist at Hockey club Playboy Slavija (implementation of therapeutic massages and other manual techniques such as joint mobilisation, harmonic techniques, myofascial techniques, trigger points,...),
  • March 2017, Manual therapy - diagnostic techniques and treatment of peripheral joints (DFS, Section of a manual therapy).

Peti element presents STOTT PILATES®, GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® technique according to international standards. For holistic approach we also offer post-rehabilitation, massage, trigger point therapy, fascial and connective tissue release and NMT therapies.

Peti element studio
Barjanska 62, 1000 Ljubljana