Outpatient Occupational Therapy Staff in Concord
Ellen Comeau, OTR/L, Staff Occupational Therapist
Experience: Ms. Comeau graduated from Tufts University. She has over 15 years of outpatient experience treating a wide variety of orthopedic, neurologic, and pediatric conditions.
Clinical Interests: Stroke rehabilitation, cognitive/perceptual treatment, splinting, and developmental delays
Michele Dolan, MA OTR/L, Staff Occupational Therapist
Experience: Ms. Dolan received a Masters from New York University. She has worked in a variety of settings including mental health, acute care, rehab, skilled nursng facility, home care and for the last five years in outpatient.Her clinical work includes treating adults with orthopedic, neurological and repetitive strain injuries. She is a driver rehabilitation specialist and is the co-coordinator of the Keys to Independence Driving Program.
Clinical Interests: Upper extremity rehabilitation, stroke rehabilitation and driver rehabilitation
Rebecca Dugan, OTR/L, CHT, Staff Occupational Therapist
Experience: Ms. Dugan graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy and she is a Certified Hand Therapist. She has over 16 years of experience in a variety of clinical settings, most recently focusing on hand therapy. She is published and has lectured on healthy computer use for computer science educators and students and on thoracic outlet syndrome.
Clinical Interests: Upper extremity rehabilitation, adult and pediatric orthopedic hand injuries, splinting, post surgical patients, repetitive strain injuries and ergonomics
Kristen Dixon Keilty, MSOT, OTR/L, Staff Occupational Therapist
Expereince: Ms. Dixon Keilty graduated from the Boston School of Occupational Therapy at Tufts University with an Masters in Occupational Therapy. She worked in acute rehabilitation/neurology prior to joining the rehabilitation staff at Emerson Hospital. She also works part-time in inpatient and transitional care at Emerson. Ms. Dixon Keilty is co-coordinator of the Keys to Independence driver assessment program.
Clinical Interests: Acute and sub-acute orthopedic and neurological rehabilitation for adults and older adults, driver rehabilitation
Robin Sklar, OTR/L, CHT, Staff Occupational Therapist
Experience: Ms. Sklar graduated from Boston University with a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy and she is a Certified Hand Therapist. Ms. Sklar has over 30 years of experience, primarily in orthopedic hand/upper quadrant injuries. Her past experiences include acting as Chief of an Occupational Therapy Department for a Harvard teaching hospital and she developed outpatient hand satellite clinics for New England Rehabilitation Hospital. She also has extensive training in custom splinting.
Clinical Interests: Orthopedic hand injuries including trauma, post surgery, repetitive strain injuries and work ergonomics
Patricia White, O.T.R. Supervisor Outpatient Occupational Therapy
Experience: Ms. White graduated from SUNY at Buffalo with a Masters in Occupational Therapy. She has over 25 years of outpatient experience at Emerson and is the supervisor of outpatient occupational therapy and is responsible for the development and growth of our current orthopedic rehabilitation programs. Ms. White oversees specialty OT programs in pediatrics, neurology and, most recently, the Keys to Independence Driving Program.
Clinical Interests: Upper extremity rehabilitation, adult and pediatric orthopedic injuries, sports rehabilitation