Erica A. Pitsch, PT, DPT

Physical therapist

Erica Pitsch earned her master's in physical therapy from the graduate program in Physical Therapy at UCSF/SFSU and her post-professional doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Southern California in 2010. She achieved her Neurologic Clinical specialist certification in 2012.


Physical Therapy Clinic at Mission Bay
1500 Owens St., Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-7598
Fax: (415) 353-9554

Hours: Monday to Thursday,
7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Friday, 7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Saturday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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San Jose University, Human Performance 1993

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Block VA, Pitsch E, Tahir P, Cree BA, Allen DD, Gelfand JM. Remote Physical Activity Monitoring in Neurological Disease: A Systematic Review. PLoS One. 2016; 11(4):e0154335.
  2. Byl NN, Abrams GM, Pitsch E, Fedulow I, Kim H, Simkins M, Nagarajan S, Rosen J. Chronic stroke survivors achieve comparable outcomes following virtual task specific repetitive training guided by a wearable robotic orthosis (UL-EXO7) and actual task specific repetitive training guided by a physical therapist. J Hand Ther. 2013 Oct-Dec; 26(4):343-52; quiz 352.
  3. Fisher BE, Lee YY, Pitsch EA, Moore B, Southam A, Faw TD, Powers CM. Method for assessing brain changes associated with gluteus maximus activation. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2013 Apr; 43(4):214-21.
  4. Tan C, Tretriluxana J, Pitsch E, Runnarong N, Winstein CJ. Anticipatory planning of functional reach-to-grasp: a pilot study. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2012 Oct; 26(8):957-67.
  5. Byl NN, Pitsch EA, Abrams GM. Functional outcomes can vary by dose: learning-based sensorimotor training for patients stable poststroke. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2008 Sep-Oct; 22(5):494-504.
  6. PITSCH E. Laboratory identification of intestinal protozoan parasites. Am J Med Technol. 1945; 11:256-62.

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