Nicole Sabes, PT, DPT

Team Member: Nicole Sabes

Nicole Sabes, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist / Clinic Director
  • San Francisco

Nicole completed her undergraduate studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, achieving a B.A. in Psychology with a Minor in Exercise and Sports Studies. Her involvement in the intercollegiate Division I track and field team shaped her perspective, as her personal encounters with sports-related injuries ignited her passion for becoming a physical therapist. Subsequent to her bachelor’s journey, Nicole went on to earn her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Mount Saint Mary’s University. 


“In the same way that we brush our teeth to prevent cavities, we use movement to prevent injuries!”
  • Blood Flow Restriction Training (BFR)
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  • Concussion Management
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  • Orthopedic Physical Therapy
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  • Pilates Reformer Training
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  • Spine Care
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  • Sport-Specific Physical Therapy
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  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
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  • Video Run Analysis (VRA)

Nicole employs a dynamic movement-centered strategy in conjunction with hands-on therapy to foster a well-rounded and all-encompassing healing strategy tailored to each unique patient. With a passion for education, Nicole imparts her patients with insights into anatomy, physiology, and the root causes of their symptoms. This approach not only facilitates their recovery but also equips them with the tools to avert prospective injuries. Nicole has forged partnerships with a multitude of running clubs, triathlon clubs, and sports teams across San Francisco. 

In addition to Pilates, Nicole has specialized training in:

  • Balanced Body Mat, Certification Level 1& 2 
  • Balanced Body Reformer, Certification Level 1& 2 
  • Mechanical Diagnosis & Treatment Part A 
  • Prehab/Injury Prevention Training 

Nicole loves being outside whether she is running, hiking, playing soccer or traveling. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, photography and reading.