Dr. J Rafael, DPT

Physical TherapyMaleAge 49

Dr. Rafael
Accepting new patients

SportsFit Physical Therapy & Fitness

2010 Wilshire Blvd Santa Monica, CA 90403

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(310) 878-2540

Dr. J Rafael, DPT is a Physical Therapist in Santa Monica, CA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Cedars - Sinai Medical Center and Providence Saint John's Health Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Rafael to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rafael's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankle Injury
  • Arthritis
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Sprain
  • Balance Disorders
  • Balance Testing
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Gait Analysis
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Headache
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Manipulation Adjustment of Back and Neck
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pain Management Through Physical Therapy
  • Rehabilitation After Stroke or Trauma
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Rehabilitation
  • Sprain
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Ultrasound
  • Wellness and Integrative Medicine
  • Wellness Examination
  • Yoga Therapy

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(310) 878-2540

Dr. Rafael accepts the following insurance:

Anthem Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
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Health Net PPO
United Healthcare EPO

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Rafael is the president and founder of SportsFit. Dr. Rafael obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California in BioMedical...Read more


Dr. Rafael received his doctorate in physical therapy from Mount Saint Mary’s University and completed a yearlong orthopedic residency program at Kaiser Permanente.


  • Physical Therapy


Kaiser Permantente
Residency Hospital
University Of Southern California
Undergraduate School


  • English
  • Persian
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. J Rafael, DPT accepting new patients?

Dr. J Rafael, DPT generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Rafael's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. J Rafael, DPT's top areas of care?

Dr. Rafael frequently treats Ankle Injury, Arthritis, and Back Disorders. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Rafael treats.

Where is Dr. J Rafael, DPT's office located?

Dr. Rafael's office is located at 2010 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. J Rafael, DPT speak?

Dr. Rafael speaks Spanish, Farsi, and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. J Rafael, DPT offer telehealth services?

Dr. Rafael has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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SportsFit Physical Therapy & Fitness2010 Wilshire Blvd Santa Monica, CA 90403
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 7:00am - 7:00pm
    • Tue: 7:00am - 7:00pm
    • Wed: 7:00am - 7:00pm
    • Thu: 7:00am - 7:00pm
    • Fri: 7:00am - 7:00pm
    • Sat: 9:00am - 2:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Rafael is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Cedars - Sinai Medical Center

West Hollywood, CA

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

24 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Providence Saint John's Health Center

Santa Monica, CA

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA

82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average

29 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Santa Monica, CA

83% Patient Experience Rating, 14% higher than the national average

16 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)