cynthia-syiek-ma-otr-l-chtOccupational Therapist

Cynthia graduated with a Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Southern California in 1984 following graduation from the University of Massachusetts/Amherst in 1980 where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services/Counseling. She has worked as an occupational therapist since 1982, became credentialed as a hand therapist in 2006 and is a member of the American Society of Hand Therapists. Cynthia has pursued a career as a Certified Hand Therapist since that time.

Cynthia comes to SRO from St. Joseph’s Health Care/Memorial Hospital Outpatient Clinic in Sebastopol, CA where she worked as an Occupational/Hand Therapist. Her expertise encompasses a broad spectrum of specialties focused on treating all hand and elbow diagnoses and injuries and in treating general shoulder and brachial plexus disorders.  She is also skilled at fabricating custom static and dynamic orthotics.

When not pursuing her Hand Therapy career enjoys spending time in the outdoors kayaking, hiking, biking, playing pickle ball and gardening. Above all Cynthia believes that helping patients to achieve an improved state of health contributes to her both professionally and personally.