Andrew Lui, PT, DPT

Clinical Professor, UCSF
Physical Therapist

Phone: (415) 353-7598
Email: andrewj.lui@ucsf.edu
Mailing: UCSF, Box 0625, San Francisco, CA 94143


EDUCATION

  • BS, Integrative Biology & Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA, 1992
  • MPT, Physical Therapy, University of California, San Francisco / San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA 1995
  • DPT, Physical Therapy, University of California, San Francisco / San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA 2006

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BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Andrew Lui is currently a Clinical Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science. His areas of expertise include workstation ergonomics and physical therapy for rheumatologic and spine disorders. He obtained his BS from the University of California, Berkeley, and his Masters and Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the joint program at the University of California, San Francisco and San Francisco State University. After working as an inpatient and outpatient staff physical therapist, he joined the UCSF Faculty Practice in 2000.


COURSES

  • PT 218A Therapeutic Exercise: Beginning Exercise Prescription
  • PT 218B Therapeutic Exercise: Intermediate Exercise Prescription
  • PT 204C Motor Control across the Lifespan: Geriatrics
  • PT 209/910 Evidence-Based Practice

CLINICAL EXPERTISE

Dr. Lui provides consultation services at the UCSF Department of Rheumatology, and provides care in a multi-disciplinary clinic for patients with spine dysfunctions as part of the Integrated Spine Service in collaboration with the UCSF Department of Orthopedics and Pain Management Center. He applies an evidence-based and patient-centered approach to treatment, and is especially interested in developing diagnosis and impairment specific therapeutic exercise programs to help patients achieve their optimal level of function.


CLINICAL AND RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Ergonomic interventions for repetitive stress injuries
  • Physical therapy interventions for patients with Rheumatologic disorders, including Ankylosing Spondylitis and Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Therapeutic exercise for older patients and those with chronic spine disorders

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

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