Vanessa received her Bachelors of Science degree in Health Sciences from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2010. She went on to receive her Master of Occupational Therapy from Texas Woman’s University in Dallas, Texas. She is a registered and licensed Occupational Therapist and licensed by the State of Nevada Board of Occupational Therapy. She joined the Reno Orthopedic Center Physical Therapy and Hand Center in 2017. Her focus is on upper extremity rehabilitation, that includes wrist, finger and elbow fractures, tendon laceration, custom splint fabrication, tendonitis and upper extremity sprains.