Karen Ayala, MS, OTR/L, CHT

Karen Ayala graduated from Boston University with a master's degree in occupational therapy in 1996 and became a certified hand therapist in 2001. Karen transitioned to the specialty of pediatric hand therapy in 2013 as an OT/ CHT at Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas. In 2015, Karen joined the team at Central Texas Pediatric Orthopedics. Karen is skilled in pediatric hand therapy evaluation, therapeutic exercise prescription, activity modification, pediatric orthosis fabrication, and administration of the Handwriting Without Tears program. Karen is a member of the American Society of Hand Therapists and the TX Society for Hand Therapy.