Fitness Services in Santa Monica

925 Wilshire Blvd, Ste A, Santa Monica, CA 90401
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About Fitness in Santa Monica

Fitness is for those who want to maintain active and healthy lifestyles, regardless if it is post-injury, following physical therapy, or simply a lifestyle choice. We offer a variety of classes and experiences that allow an individual to reach personal fitness and wellness goals, always emphasizing injury-risk prevention and proper form and technique. In addition to experienced trainers, our fitness centers are an innovation created by physical therapists with a wide range of specializations, with an industry-defining approach to improved health and taking fitness to the next level.

Fitness Services Offered at Evolution Santa Monica



We offer a number of group fitness classes and on-on-ones at our Santa Monica location. Explore our offerings below for more details about each service, or Request an Appointment.


Our Approach to Fitness at our Santa Monica Location

The Fitness Services at our Santa Monica location are not just about being more active after rehab for an injury. It is about the journey of a fit lifestyle, no matter your reason. Our fitness approach includes a built-for-you, whole-body approach to proper form and technique, tailored to your goals and health. Unlike a gym, Evolution offers a variety of niche workouts, unique classes, and specialized trainers who can support you with post-fitness recovery, working within your unique goals and ambitions for both mind and body!

Our Fitness concept was created by expert physical therapists who are meticulous about proper form, movement, and technique. You can see below how our knowledge has been used across our affiliates and partnerships.

We are proud to have been a Physical Therapy provider for:

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Los angeles marathon
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Santa Monica Staff

The following team members are part of the staff in [Location]. For full details on each, check out our staff page.

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Andrew “Drew” Nielsen-Lyman
Assistant Clinical Director
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Andrew “Drew” Nielsen-LymanPT, DPT, TPI
Assistant Clinical Director
  • University of Utah
  • BS. Kinesiology
  • Duke University
  • Doctorate, Physical Therapy
  • TPI Level 1 Certified
Professional Passions
  • Athletes
  • Orthopedics
  • Youth Sports Performance
  • Injury Prevention
Personal Passions
  • Las Vegas Raiders And Utah Football
  • Duke Basketball
  • Vegas Hockey
  • Golfing
  • Beach Activities
  • Walking The Dog
  • Trying New Restaurants

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Erin Brown
Physical Therapist

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Erin BrownPT, DPT, RYT
Physical Therapist

  • Regis University
  • BS. Health And Exercise Science
  • Doctorate, Physical Therapy
  • Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teacher
Professional Passions
  • Pediatrics
  • Women’s Health
  • General Orthopedic Care
  • Patient Education
  • Preventative Care
  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Return-to-Sport
  • Athletes of All Ages And Abilities
  • Cura Personalis
Personal Passions
  • Yoga
  • Irish Dance
  • Hiking
  • Running
  • Lifting
  • Traveling
  • Eating
  • Beach
  • Dogs
  • Family And Friend Time
  • Movies/TV
  • Music

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Symiah Campbell
Physical Therapist

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Symiah CampbellPT, DPT, OCS, SCS
Physical Therapist

  • University of Southern California
  • BA. Human Biology
  • Doctorate, Physical Therapy
  • Orthopedic Residency
  • Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
  • Certified Sports Clinical Specialist
Professional Passions
  • Return To Sports Rehab
  • Performance Testing And Enhancement
  • Injury Risk Mitigation For Athletes
  • Sports Science
  • Post-Op Rehab
  • Youth Athletes
Personal Passions
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Fitness Training
  • Hiking
  • Biking

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Philip do Nascimento
Physical Therapist

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Philip do NascimentoPT, DPT
Physical Therapist

  • Rutgers University
  • BA. Psychology
  • West Coast University
  • Doctorate, Physical Therapy
Professional Passions
  • Orthopedics
  • Injury Prevention For Athletes
  • Return-to-Sport
  • Treating Foot/Ankle Injuries
  • Treating Shoulder Injuries
  • Manual Therapy
Personal Passions
  • Soccer
  • Traveling
  • Trying New Restaurants
  • Music, Concerts, Making Playlists
  • Spending Time With His Wife, Family, Friends And Dog, Moon

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Douglass Fisher
Physical Therapist

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Douglass FisherPT, DPT, CSCS, OMT-C
Physical Therapist

  • University of Florida
  • BS. Applied Physiology And Kinesiology (Exercise Science)
  • Emory University
  • Doctorate, Physical Therapy
  • Certified Strength And Conditioning Specialist
  • Orthopedic Manual Therapy Certified
  • Dry Needling Certified
  • SportsMetrics Certified
  • Emergency Medical Response (EMR)
Professional Passions
  • Treating Sport Athletes
  • Manual Therapy
  • Sport Performance
  • Sport Science
Personal Passions
  • University of Florida Football
  • Soccer
  • Traveling
  • Exercise

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Alexa Wills
Physical Therapist

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Alexa WillsPT, DPT
Physical Therapist

  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • BA.
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • Doctorate, Physical Therapy
Professional Passions
  • Post-Op ACL
  • Runners
  • Lower Body Injuries
  • Getting Weekend Warriors Back To Doing Activities They Love
Personal Passions
  • Watching Sports (Go Bruins!)
  • Hiking
  • Playing In Local Recreational Sports Leagues
  • Exploring New Restaurants
  • Going To Concerts

FAQs for our Santa Monica location

Staff Certifications: See More Details

The staff at Evolution Physical Therapy in Beverly Hills have been certified in the following:
Doctor of Physical Therapy  Strength and Conditioning Certification  Dry Needling Certification  Certified Pilates Instructor  Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization Certification  Blood Flow Restriction Therapy Certified

Languages Spoken: See More Details

Hakka Chinese

Scheduling an Appointment (Physical Therapy or Recovery): See More Details

To schedule an appointment for physical therapy or Recovery, you can fill out our form here. You can also call our Santa Monica location at (310)319-0090.

What to Expect from Your First Appointment: See More Details

Your initial evaluation will take approximately one hour. 

Please arrive 15 minutes early to your first appointment at our Santa Monica clinic to complete necessary paperwork. To speed up the check-in process, you can fill out the ‘New Patient Form’ here prior to your first appointment. Bring your photo ID, insurance card, comfortable clothing, and any prescriptions from your treating physician. Co-pay, co-insurance and deductible payments are due at the time of service.

Purchase Training, Fitness Classes, or Memberships: See More Details

Click here and select “Class Schedule” to see all of our California Fitness offerings
Click here and choose “Appointments” to access Personal Training and other options
Click here and choose “Store” for Memberships and assessments
Still not sure where to go? You can reach us via this form or call us at our Santa Monica location: (310)319-0090.

Is Fitness the same as a gym? See More Details

Fitness is an approach. We have much of the traditional equipment you can find at a premier gym, but we focus on fostering a sense of community and helping our members set realistic goals, then reach them. Because we were founded by physical therapists, we understand better the tools needed for building strength, recovering, and even finding that special niche that’s meant for you in your fitness routine.

Can I replace my gym with Evolution Fitness? See More Details

Absolutely. Evolution is a whole body, next-level approach that is here whether you are just beginning your fitness journey, coming back from injury, or are a serious athlete. We have the tools, equipment, trainers, and specialists at every location to not only replace your current gym membership but also help you take things to the next level. From top equipment to innovative classes and boot camps.

Insurances Accepted: See More Details

We accept most PPO plans and Medicare. Please call us at 310-319-0090 for details or to check your specific benefits and coverage. We also offer special cash rates.

Areas Served: See More Details

Santa Monica
West Los Angeles
Surrounding Areas

Clinic Hours See More Details

Mon-Thu: 7:00AM-7:00PM
Fri: 7:00AM-6:00PM

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