Debbie Anderson, MOTR/L, Certified Hand Therapist, Hand Therapy Clinics Supervisor

Debbie Anderson, MOTR/L, Certified Hand Therapist, Hand Therapy Clinics Supervisor

“My goal, and passion, is to help my patients overcome pain and return to health, free of injury.”

Credentials

  • Registered Occupational Therapist
  • Licensed Occupational Therapist in California with HTC and PAM
  • Certified Hand Therapist
  • Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist

After receiving her bachelors of science degree in physical education (Exercise Physiology/Nutrition option) from Cal State University, Hayward, in 1989, Debbie went on to complete a masters of Occupational Therapy from Samuel Merritt College in Oakland, CA. Debbie is an honors graduate and a member of the Pi Theta Epsilon Honor Society.

Debbie has specialized in hand and upper extremity therapy since 1996, becoming a certified ergonomic assessment specialist (CEAS) in 2000 and certified hand therapist (CHT) in 2003. She focuses on the following diagnoses: orthopedic conditions, neurologic disorders, repetitive stress injuries, trauma/burn injuries, developmental delay/sensory integration, and arthritis.

When not helping patients return to their pre-injured lifestyles, Debbie enjoys entertaining, outdoor activities, gardening, reading, and spending time with family.

Have a Question?

  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Association for Hand Surgery
  • American Academy Of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • The American Board of Pediatrics