Physical Therapy - San Francisco

The Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Institute physical therapy team in San Francisco is highly trained and committed to providing individualized treatment. Furthering the dreams of athletes, dancers, performers and active people throughout the greater San Francisco Bay Area, you receive a physical therapy plan tailored to your needs, helping you reach your top performance goals.

San Francisco Physical Therapy Team

Devon Chen PT, DPT, OCS
Devon is a certified orthopedic specialist, a dance medicine specialist and is certified in Pilates through Polestar Pilates. She enjoys treating orthopedic and sports/dance related injuries through a combination of manual therapy techniques, neuromuscular re-education and therapeutic exercises. She believes in education and collaboration to ensure her patients get back to their active lifestyles. Devon received her doctorate and MS in physical therapy from UCSF/SFSU. 

Marin Gibson, PT, DPT
Marin has experience in the evaluation and treatment of orthopedic and sports related injuries through a combination of manual therapy, neuromuscular re-education and therapeutic exercises, to help patients regain function and improve their quality of life. Prior to working in sport medicine, Marin specialized in oncology rehab, treating patients throughout their course of individualized treatment. In her free time, she enjoys long distance running and playing indoor and beach volleyball. She received her doctorate in physical therapy from the Medical College of Georgia. 

Melissa Lee, PT, MPT
Melissa enjoys treating orthopedic and sports related injuries and has specialized training in neurology, pediatrics and sports medicine. She emphasizes core exercise-based approaches to treatment, in addition to manual therapy skills to treat sport and spine related injuries. Melissa is a certified ergonomics specialist, and received her MS in physical therapy from the University of St. Augustine, Florida.

Oscar A. Perez, PT, MPT, COMT, FMS-1
Oscar is a certified orthopedic manual therapist and is certified in Pilates from Balanced Body University. His treatment philosophy prioritizes pain reduction and optimizes functional movements for improving all activities. He customizes rehabilitation programs by tailoring manual interventions, strength training principles, and exercises for flexibility and balance. Oscar is bilingual in Spanish and English.

Emily Schlotterbeck, PT, DPT, OCS
Emily received her doctorate of physical therapy from UCSF/SFSU and is a certified orthopedic clinical specialist.  She enjoys treating patients with a variety of orthopedic and sports-related injuries and believes in individualized and collaborative treatment plans to get her patients back to their activities.  Emily loves biking to work, and in her free time, she stays busy playing basketball and tennis, and running in Golden Gate Park.

Albert Vo, PT, DPT, OCS
Albert is a certified orthopedic specialist and has completed an orthopedic manual therapy fellowship through Kaiser. He enjoys treating all types of orthopedic injuries and also believes in integrating the big 3 interventions: manual therapy, exercise and neuromuscular re-education. He also has prior experience as a patient having had ACL reconstruction, loves overhead sports and has been climbing for 10 years. Albert received his doctorate in physical therapy from University St. Augustine – San Marcos.

Learn More About the Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Institute

Two Convenient Bay Area Locations:

     San Francisco
Saint Francis Memorial 
900 Hyde Street, 11th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 353-6400
[email protected]

Walnut Creek
Alpine Square
1777 Botelho Drive, Suite 110
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
(925) 934-3536