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Best Physical
Therapists in
San Rafael

Why These Physical Therapists?

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

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Alicia Willoughby, MSPT

Alicia Willoughby, MSPT is a physical therapist who opened her own practice. Dr. Willoughby founded the business to treat women postpartum who suffer from problems related to pregnancy and childbirth. The business does not have a main office, but Dr. Willoughby operates out of the Pomegranate Prenatal Yoga and Parent Center in San Anselmo on Thursdays and is willing to meet patients in their homes to discuss their problems and create treatment plans. The business offers prenatal, postpartum, orthopedic, and pelvic floor physical therapy as well as specialty services like pregnancy exercises, C-section rehabilitation, vaginal birth rehabilitation, and treating urinary incontinence caused by childbirth. Customers can receive a free 20-minute consultation by calling for their first time and scheduling an appointment.

San Rafael, CA 94903 (415) 578-5524


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Cheryl Kosmas

Cheryl Kosmas is a physical therapist in Mill Valley that serves clients from Marin County and other parts of the San Francisco Bay Area. Ms. Kosmas helps men and women enhance their quality of life by relieving their physical pain and discomfort, and she performs “a comprehensive differential diagnosis” to offers individualized plans because no two people have the same medical condition and requirements. Ms. Kosmas has been part of the health care industry for more than two decades, and she has worked in various professional settings, such as hospitals and medical clinics, with neurologists, internists, orthopedists, chiropractors, and psychologists. The practice provides various therapies, and it also evaluates homes and offices for their ergonomic value. Ms. Kosmas and her staff accommodates phoned-in or faxed inquiries about the team’s credentials.

Mill Valley, CA 94941 (415) 203-4395


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Essential Balance Physical Therapy

Essential Balance Physical Therapy is a provider of non-invasive health solutions in San Rafael that covers several parts of the North Bay. The clinic opens the “Pathways to True Wellness,” and it helps individuals regain their strength, balance, and pain-free movement after an injury or illness. The team implements personalized treatment programs because no two persons have the same healing needs, and the process involves a comprehensive assessment of the medical condition, as well as the rejuvenation of the orthopedic and neurological systems. The facility maintains an encouraging and secure atmosphere that aids in the patients’ speedy recovery, and it also offers Pilates instruction. Essential Balance Physical Therapy works with several insurance carriers and accepts Medicare, and the staff welcomes requests for more information and assistance with their claims.

San Rafael, CA 94903 (415) 924-5700


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ez rehab Physical Therapy, Inc.

The professionals at EZ Rehab Physical Therapy, Inc., provide their Mill Valley patients with the highest level of care, working to restore a patient’s functionality as best and as quickly as possible. The clinic’s therapists believe that treatment success relies on having a collaborative team who will support patients through the rehabilitation process. They will communicate with the patient’s referring physician to best understand their specific diagnosis, and develop a treatment program that meets their specific needs. The practice specializes in chronic pain management, sports injury rehabilitation, deep tissue mobilization, orthopedic physical therapy, cold laser physical therapy, vestibular rehab, neuromuscular re-education, and physical therapy home care. They also offer wellness services to help patients achieve optimum functionality using massage therapy and Pilates training.

Mill Valley, CA 94941 (415) 381-9030


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Marin Movement Center

Marin Movement Center focuses on providing patients with highly individualized physical therapy services at a comfortable pace that meets individual needs and recovery goals. The San Rafael-area practice features a modern facility complete with private treatment rooms in which patients can relax without interruptions during treatment. Marin Movement Center takes patient progress and recovery seriously by employing highly skilled therapists with decades of experience in a range of intervention areas. Individuals experiencing pain or injury appreciate the full complement of treatment options available including gym training, spinal alignment, balance training, aquatic therapy, movement re-education, patient education, manual therapy, and more. The clinic enjoys an excellent reputation for providing the highest quality care and treatment for a variety of musculoskeletal dysfunctions that impair movement including back and neck injuries, repetitive strains, posture difficulties, sports injuries, and more.

San Rafael, CA 94903 (415) 479-1765


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Skylor Pain Relief Physical Therapy

Skylor Pain Relief Physical Therapy is a Mill Valley clinic that has more than 20 years of experience. Treatments the clinic offers include Bowen Therapy, integrative manual medicine, sports enhancement program, and myofascial release. Conditions Skylor Pain Relief Physical Therapy treats include neck pain, back pain, women’s health, accidents, past trauma, sports injuries, and overuse injuries. Sharon Skylor specializes in repetitive work-related trauma, chronic pain relief from falls, car accidents, and emotional trauma, and the aging athlete. She provides 55-minute appointments with patients and treats the whole person. Skylor Pain Relief Physical Therapy provides a free consultation. Patients remark on her knowledge, compassion, and attentiveness.

Mill Valley, CA 94941 (415) 646-0955


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Therapydia is a physical therapy provider in Mill Valley that helps people from Marin County “discover their path to wellness.” The company focuses on promoting vitality and longevity, and it welcomes men and women from various lifestyle categories, such as amateur and professional athletes, recreational and competitive dance performers, fitness enthusiasts, and accident victims seeking to regain their balance and mobility. The facility offers one-on-one manual therapy, as well as total resistance exercise, yoga, and Pilates, and it boasts modern interiors and state-of-the-art equipment. Therapydia also runs onsite programs and makes annual assessments, and it has an online scheduling platform. The establishment has two other locations in Northern California, and it has centers in Colorado, Florida, Hawai’i, Louisiana, Oregon, Vermont, and D.C.

Mill Valley, CA 94941 (415) 389-8677


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