Andrew Lui, PT, DPT

Clinical Professor, UCSF

Vice Chair of Clinical Services
Physical Therapist

Phone: (415) 353-7598
Email: [email protected]
Mailing: UCSF, Box 0625, San Francisco, CA 94143


  • 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



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.


  • PT 218A Therapeutic Exercise: Beginning Exercise Prescription
  • PT 218B Therapeutic Exercise: Intermediate Exercise Prescription
  • PT 112C Motor Control across the Lifespan: Geriatrics
  • PT 2020 Therapeutic Modalities 


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.


  • 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


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