PhysFit Health and Wellness Center
Providing innovative affordable and accessible care in a modern fitness facility.

COVID-19 updates

The PhysFit Health and Wellness Center is currently open for in-person visits, and will continue to offer virtual appointments! All Group Fitness programs are being held through virtual sessions at this time. For more information reach out to [email protected].

Our mission

The mission of the UCSF PhysFit Physical Therapy Health & Wellness Center is to translate state-of-the-art movement and exercise sciences into physical therapy practice, supporting optimal health, wellness and general fitness. The goal is to provide innovative affordable and accessible care in a modern fitness facility.


The Center provides individual and group programs. One-on-one care is provided by licensed physical therapists and is available to clients of all ages. Our programs are run by UCSF physical therapists to improve strength, endurance, balance, flexibility, posture, mental acuity, coordination and function. We offer specialized care for:

  • Return-to-sport performance:
    • Cycling, running, triathalons
    • Baseball, basketball, golf, soccer, tennis, volleyball
  • Athletic performance at any age
  • Teen fitness
  • Posture at any age:
    • Core stabilization
    • Osteoporosis
  • Fall risk/ balance
  • Neurological concerns:
    • Multiple sclerosis
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Vestibular retraining
    • Post stroke/CVA



The Center is a fee-for-service practice and does not contract with any insurance companies. Clients may request documentation to submit to their insurance companies independently for potential reimbursement.

Contact us

PhysFit Physical Therapy Health and Wellness Center
1675 Owens Street
Bakar Fitness Center, Mission Bay, Room 195
San Francisco, CA 94158

Clinic Hours:

Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Thursday:  8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday:  8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Main line: (415) 514-4816
Fax: (415) 353-9554
Email: [email protected]

Our Team

The UCSF PhysFit Health and Wellness Center is run by a dedicated team of physical therapists.

Medical Center

Kathy Bonacini

Kathy Bonacini, PT, DPT
Senior Physical Therapist

Sara Suddes

Sara Suddes, PT, DPT
Physical Therapist

Dustin Tom

Dustin Tom, PT
Physical Therapist


Heather Bhide

Heather Bhide, DPT
Associate Clinical Professor
Vice Chair of Clinical Operations


Luc Fecteau

Luc Fecteau, PT, DPT
Assistant Clinical Professor

Jennifer Kinder

Jennifer Kinder, DPTSc, PT, MS
Associate Clinical Professor

Ana Lucia Lotz

Ana Lucia Lotz, DPT
Assistant Clinical Professor

Erica Pitsch

Erica Pitsch, PT, DPT
Associate Clinical Professor


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The community clinic at UCSF’s PhysFit Health and Wellness Center provides free physical therapy services to uninsured and underinsured patients to improve the health and quality of life of underserved populations.

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