Tim Byers, OTR/L, CHT
Certified Hand Therapist
Tim is from Northeastern Michigan, served in the United States Air Force and completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio in 1992. He has been a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) since 1997. Tim worked as a clinical specialist in upper extremity rehabilitation in Evansville Indiana before moving to Naples, Florida in 2002. He developed the hand therapy department for Medical and Sports Rehab and worked as its lead senior hand therapist for 16 years. He has been a clinical instructor to numerous occupational therapy students over the years. Tim enjoys running, biking, playing hockey and spending time with his family.
Russell Jaffe, OTR/L
Russell was born and raised in New Jersey, where he received his bachelor's degree from Drew University. He relocated to southwest Florida in 2018 and earned his Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from Florida Gulf Coast University. He is passionate about improving his patients' quality of life by helping them maximize function of their upper extremities. Aside from working with his patients, Russell enjoys playing soccer, cycling and spending time with his family.