Glendale Desert Hand and Physical Therapy
5757 W. Thunderbird Rd., E-465
Glendale, AZ 85306
Meet Our Staff
Adam Zook, OTR/L
Adam earned his Bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University in 2013. While there he became a personal trainer and found a passion for helping individuals reach their goals. Adam went on to Midwestern University to receive a Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy in 2015 and developed a desire to specialize in upper extremity rehabilitation. As an avid electric guitar player Adam has an appreciation for the hands and upper extremity and is very motivated to help patients regain their ability to perform the everyday tasks and activities that are important to them. Adam is currently working towards becoming a Certified Hand Therapist.
Charlotte Milas, MS, OTR/L, CHT
Charlotte Milas is a native of Arlington Heights, Illinois and received her bachelor’s degree at Cornell College (Iowa) as a collegiate athlete in Exercise Science in May 2010. Then went on to study occupation therapy at Midwestern University – Glendale and graduated in November of 2013. Over the past 2 years Charlotte has attended courses in Kinesiology Taping & Touch Bionics Prosthetics including I-limb ultra, I-limb ultra-revolution and I-limb digits. Charlotte enjoys spending time with family and friends as well as playing indoor and san volleyball, basketball, running, hiking, and traveling.
Kelsey Wright MOTR/L
Kelsey received her Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from Western Michigan University (WMU) in 2015. Throughout her schooling, Kelsey gained OT experience in the settings of pediatrics, mental health, hand therapy, and geriatrics. Her passion for hand therapy originated while observing hand therapy services at the DHT Mesa clinic in 2012 and her interest has continued to develop over time. Also during her studies at WMU, Kelsey gained valuable research experience studying the impact of sensor technology in the homes of older adults with Dementia. In addition to her clinical work, Kelsey is a member of American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), Arizona Occupational Therapy Association (ArizOTA), and American Society of Hand Therapy (ASHT). She also loves elephants.
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Sabby Wade, OTD, OTR/L
Sabby graduated from Northern Arizona University with a clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy degree in 2017 following earning a Bachelor of Arts in Human Services from Western Washington University in 2014. She began working in hand therapy within her first year after graduation. Sabby has been an active member in local organizations such as the state OT association, supporting legislative efforts. Sabby also volunteers with an organization that provides a health fair for adults who are homeless. Sabby has been involved in research projects exploring the role OT in different settings and in language translation of subjective outcome measures used in hand therapy. Sabby enjoys trail running, cooking/baking, and spending time with her husband and her dog Chase.
Glendale Address 5757 W. Thunderbird Rd., E-465Glendale, AZ 85306