Diane Fiore, OTR/L, CHT is a certified hand therapist with over 20 years of experience in all areas of rehabilitation, with specialization in orthopedic management. Treatment specialization includes overuse syndromes, nerve compression, splint fabrication, tendon repairs and fractures of the upper extremity. She also has specialized training with work conditioning and ergonomic job-site analysis. Ms. Fiore continues to work in the hand therapy clinic on a needed basis fulfilling her passion to treat traumatic hand injuries.
Ms. Fiore holds a Master's Degree in Public Health, with specialization in administration and policy. She has taught at the university level on Occupational Therapy evaluations and assessments across the lifespan. Ms. Fiore has also lectured on management of common hand injuries as well as custom splint fabrication. She has specialized training in Kinesiotaping, Graston Tool techniques, and modality treatments. Over her career she has instructed students and new therapists in the clinic on upper extremity evaluation and treatments.
Ms. Fiore received her Bachelors Degree in Occupational Therapy from Florida International University in 1992 and her Masters of Public Health Degree also from Florida International University in 1998. She received her Hand Therapy Certification in 2003.
She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and being outdoors walking, hiking and traveling. She also engages in community services with student outreach services.
Contact Diane Fiore at 704-403-1557.