Edna Deborah “Debbie” Maldonado, OTR/L, CHT, graduated from SUNY Downstate with her BS in occupational therapy in 1993. She began her career in acute care, spinal cord rehabilitation and outpatient rehabilitation. Debbie became a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) in 2001 and owned a successful hand therapy practice treating various orthopedic and traumatic injuries for 18 years. She is passionate about patient care and being a part of her clients’ healing. Debbie enjoys spending her free time with her family and friends and traveling.