Karen Wawrzyn, MS, OT/L, CHT is an occupational therapist and certified hand therapist at the OrthoVirginia St. Mary’s office location. Karen received her Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee (1979) and her advanced Master of Science in Occupational Therapy with specialization in Hand Management from VCU-Medical College of Virginia (1983). She has served on the board of ASHT ( American Society of Hand Therapists) and has been on the Editorial Board of AJOT (American Journal of Occupational Therapy) and is a reviewer for the Journal of Hand Therapy. Karen is married and has a college age daughter. She enjoys walking, artistic pursuits, and cooking.