Heather Bhide, PT, DPT

Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF
Vice Chair of Clinical Operations
(415) 353-7695

UCSF Health Profile


  • BA, Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA, 2002
  • DPT, Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 2007

Board Certifications

  • Physical Therapist (PT)
  • Neurologic Specialist Certification (NCS)

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Rehabilitation of persons with neurologic problems including stroke, spinal cord injury, brain tumors and degenerative diseases
  • Use of bracing to assist patients in achieving maximal functional outcomes and independence
  • Seating and positioning to optimize patients' mobility in the home and community