Hear From Our Friends:
My therapist Will and his staff were the most professional, kind, and courteous people I have ever experienced. I had others before, not like this office. For that, I am very grateful. My hand is doing very well. Thank you for everything.
– Frances A.
Meet Our Staff
Jacob is a Phoenix native and obtained his Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Arizona State University in 2018 and his Doctorate in Occupational Therapy from Northern Arizona University in 2022. Throughout his educational career, Jacob completed multiple clinical rotations at Desert Hand and Physical Therapy including his doctoral capstone in which he studied and developed a clinical program to address both the psychological and physical effects of traumatic upper extremity injuries. Jacob has experience working with a variety of orthopedic and neurological conditions in both inpatient and outpatient settings and is currently working toward becoming a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT). Outside of hand therapy, Jacob enjoys hiking, kayaking, cooking, live music, and spending time with loved ones!
Will Martin, MOTR/L
Born and raised in Vermont, Will received his BA in Biology at Carroll College in MT and his MS in Occupational Therapy at the University of Mary in ND. After a number of years in the field Will attained his CHT certification in 2020. Will enjoys all aspects of hand therapy but especially enjoys treating individuals with shoulder and elbow injuries as well as traumatic hand injuries. Outside of work Will enjoys spending time camping, playing sports, biking, hiking, kayaking, and spending time with his family, pets, and friends.
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