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Heather Walsh


Physical therapist
Avid hiker, book lover and sports fan

About me

Pronouns: She | Her | Hers

Heather Walsh is a physical therapist who cares for children with musculoskeletal injuries, including sports injuries. She is dedicated to personalizing care so that it meets specific needs, with the goal of helping kids return to their sport or other physical activity. She has a special interest in working with athletes after surgery, dancers, gymnasts and figure skaters.

Walsh earned her master of physical therapy degree at Samuel Merritt University. She is a certified Stott Pilates instructor.

I am devoted to working with our sports medicine team to help children return to the activities they love.

Where I see patients (1)

    Tender wagging care

    Our therapy dogs spread joy and smiles at the bedside and throughout the hospital.

    Visit Child Life services
    Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for this type of care. Not all providers at UCSF are covered by every insurance plan.
    This provider is employed by a medical group affiliated with UCSF.