Best Physical Therapists in San Francisco

Why These Physical Therapists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored San Francisco Physical Therapists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

ABA Physical Therapy Associates

ABA Physical Therapy Associates is a clinic founded in San Mateo in 1986. Many of the therapists have more than 25 years of experience in the field. The clinic is accredited by the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating. The practice treats orthopedic problems, back pain, neck pain, hip pain, carpel tunnel syndrome, osteoporosis, auto injuries, work-related injuries, sports injuries, and other pain and injuries.

San Mateo, CA 94402


Ace Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine

Ace Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine treats patients using manual therapy techniques, therapeutic exercise programs, electrotherapeutic modalities, mechanical lumbar traction, and other techniques. Founded in 1998, the clinic emphasizes treatments for sports injuries and orthopedic issues. Patients have praised Ace Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine for its helpful, fast-working treatments and friendly staff.

San Francisco, CA 94107


Apex Physical Therapy

Apex Physical Therapy is a facility based in San Mateo that has served the area for more than 10 years. The practice runs physical therapy programs for clients of all ages using a combination of manual therapy and exercise. The facility provides spine care, sports medicine, injury prevention, and performance programs. The owners have more than 30 years of combined experience in the physical therapy field.

San Mateo, CA 94404


Beacon Physical Therapy, Inc.

Beacon Physical Therapy, Inc. gives rehabilitative services including athletic injury training, postural and ergonomic evaluations, chronic pain, pre- and post-surgical rehabilitation, and performance enhancement. The clinic's one-on-one sessions include manual therapy, postural education, and exercise. The practice won OpenCare's Patients' Choice Award in 2015.

San Francisco, CA 94111


Golden Gate Physical Therapy

Golden Gate Physical Therapy has been serving the San Francisco area since 1991. The practice is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the National Strength and Conditioning Association, CityAthletes, and PacWest Athletes. The therapists have experience in neuromuscular and orthopedic evaluations, pre- and post-operative management, chronic pain treatment, geriatric care, and repetitive stress injury.

San Francisco, CA 94109



Kauno is a physical therapy and training provider with two locations in the San Francisco area. The company's team of doctors shortens recovery times for clients who have experienced surgery, pain disorders, and sports injuries. Kauno employs a staff of physical therapists and medical experts who are highly skilled in spinal manipulation therapy and functional range release. The center's specialists are also certified in functional range conditioning and active release techniques.

1118 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

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Potrero Physical Therapy

Potrero Physical Therapy specializes in customized home exercise programs and musculo-skeletal problems of the spine and extremities. The practice's services include Pilates-based rehabilitation, aquatic physical therapy, manual therapy, home exercise programs, video gait analysis, comprehensive spine care, and personal training. The clinic's owner has worked in the field for more than 20 years.

San Francisco, CA 94141


Red Hawk Physical Therapy

Red Hawk Physical Therapy has been caring for San Francisco patients since 1994. The practice aims to help patients regain function, restore range of motion, increase strength and endurance, and relieve pain. The clinic practices myofacial release, acupressure, yoga-based exercise, aquatic therapy, joint mobilization, electrical stimulation, and other techniques. Red Hawk Physical Therapy hosts group and one-on-one yoga classes.

San Francisco, CA 94103



TherapydiaSF is a network of physical therapy clinics in the San Francisco area. The therapists are trained in PRI, DNS, SFMA, Australian techniques, and other techniques. The practice provides orthotic therapy, runner's therapy, Pilates, fitness screening, group classes, and workplace wellness therapy. Patients have praised the clinic for its knowledgeable, skilled therapists and effective treatments.

San Francisco, CA 94108



Since 1986, Ultrahealth has provided sports physical therapy and training. The San Francisco physical therapy clinic treats injuries in the foot, knee, hip, pelvic region, back, neck, shoulders, elbows, hands, and jaw. The therapists give personal training customized to its clients' needs. Clients have praised Ultrahealth for its professional, skilled staff who care for their clients.

San Francisco, CA 94102


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