Sam received his masters degree in occupational therapy from Eastern Washington University. He also has extensive experience in hand therapy from UW Dept of Orthopedics Hand Surgery & Tendon & Nerve Hand Rehabilitation.
What are some of your personal interests, outside of work?
I enjoy all activities out in the sun.. running, playing tennis, bocce, swimming, etc.
What are some things you believe in? It can be a favorite quote or words of wisdom, etc.—something that identifies you.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. – Mahatma Gandi
What do you like most about working for this organization?
The family like atmosphere and the fact that we have multiple disciplines with a wealth of knowledge to better serve the needs of our patients.
What do you like most about caring for patients?
I enjoy the ability to not only help each person become more functional, but to also interact and chat with them to learn their story.
Why did you choose to become a hand therapist?
I got into occupational therapy because I wanted a career that would allow me to use my knowledge and creativity of design to contribute to the well-being of others.
What do you think patients like MOST about your organization?
We are very personable and committed to your well-being.