Where the Healing Begins!

Helping people onto a brighter path for a healthy and more
active life. At Rising Sun Physical Therapy we empower you with
the knowledge to overcome your obstacles.



What Makes Us Unique?

Extensive Training and Experience

Medically sound approaches, integrative Osteopathic techniques, and diverse functional movement retraining

Renown Service to the Bay Area

Known for our specialties, excellent results, and outstanding healing environment

Compassionate Team

We assist our patients with their health insurance to maximize on their health investment

To our patients we promise:

Morning and Evening appointments
One on one sessions to fit your needs
Communication between us and your health care providers
Access to our physical therapists for questions in between visits (via email)

Our Services

Physical Therapy

  • General
  • Orthopedic Rehab
  • Pelvic Floor Rehab
  • Cancer Rehab
  • Post Surgical Rehab
  • Women’s Health Treatments
  • Lymphedema
  • Sports PT & Injury
  • Pain Management


  • Pilates
  • CranioSacral Therapy
  • NeuroManipulation
  • VisceralManipulation
  • Muscle ReEducation
  • Lymphdrainage Therapy


  • Maintenance or Ongoing Visits
  • Detoxification
  • Infant Wellness Program
  • Mother & Child Wellness Program
  • Pregnancy and PostPartum
  • Other Wellness Services


  • Eric Moore
    Rising Sun Physical Therapy was a miracle for me. In 35 years of my lymphedema, no one suggested and performed such significant treatment. My leg swelling reduced substantially. After two…
  • Monika Miethke
    Friendly and very efficient. Without Arlene’s physical therapy, I would not have recovered so quickly and completely. Arlene was familiar with my injury and knew exactly what to do. I…

From the Blog

Why Physical Therapists Use Pilates as a Tool

If you ever go to the gym or fitness studio, you may be familiar with Pilates. It is a fitness system that is used to strengthen the core...

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Let’s talk about: Muscle Tightness

Have you ever had a tight hip muscle and noticed that you couldn't bring your knee up as high as you used to? It's not hard to...

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Dance of Chaos

"We dance to reclaim our brilliant ability to disappear in something bigger, something safe, a space without a critic or a judge or an analyst." Gabrielle Roth Chaos. The...

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What is CranioSacral Therapy

If you are familiar with Rising Sun Physical Therapy and our therapists you have most likely heard the words CranioSacral Therapy used in a consultation or during the...

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CranioSacral Therapy in Big Sur

"It is said when the Eagle and the Condor share the same sky the world will come more into balance," Daniel Bianchetta Last week I had the pleasure of...

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Here's a fundamental truth - the way you sit, stand, and move at work and at home has a huge influence on the muscular skeletal system. We all fall...

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Contact Us

Telephone Hours:

Monday - Friday
9:00 am to 4:30 pm

Therapy Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 am to 7:00 pm

Call us at (415) 282-4083

We are located at:

500 Sutter Suite 514
San Francisco, California 94102