Lara Pitwood


Staff Occupational Therapist
Lara Pitwood, OT, CHT
Certified Hand Therapist
Clinical Interests
Upper extremity rehabilitation, adult and pediatric orthopedic hand injuries, splinting, post-surgical patients, repetitive strain injuries and ergonomics.
Ms. Pitwood graduated from the University of Zimbabwe with a Bachelor of Science Honours degree in occupational therapy in 1992 and has 25 years of clinical experience in occupational therapy, most of which has been focused on upper quadrant/hand orthopedic injuries and conditions. She has been fortunate enough to have worked in Zimbabwe, the United Kingdom and all over the USA gaining experience in multiple treatment settings and health care systems. Ms. Pitwood is a certified hand therapist and has extensive experience in design and fabrication of custom orthoses.