Wendy Moore, OTR/L, CHT
Wendy is an occupational therapist with specialized training and advanced certification in hand therapy and physical agent modalities. She has practiced hand therapy for more than 13 years, and is the primary hand therapist at UC San Diego Medical Center.
Wendy's diverse skill set is a result of having worked in many different settings. Before coming to UC San Diego, she was co-owner for a private clinic in San Diego. She has also served as a clinical specialist at a hospital in London, England. She spent several years in Haiti working for an organization called Healing Hands for Haiti. With this organization, Wendy helped support those affected by the earthquake by offering care to patients and training for local rehab students.
Wendy is licensed by the California Board of Occupational Therapy, and is a member of the National Board of Occupational Therapy and the Hand Therapy Certification Commission.
Wendy enjoys anatomy and studying conditions of the hand as they most affect function. In her free time, Wendy loves to travel, practice yoga, read and spend time with her family.
Master’s degree in occupational therapy – University of Puget Sound, Washington State
Bachelor’s degree in sociology and education – University of Colorado, Boulder