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Mary Ellen Hoffman, OTR/L, CHT

Mary Ellen Hoffman, OTR/L


  • Villanova University, BA in Liberal Arts, Minor Psych and Sociology 1988
  • Thomas Jefferson University, BS in Occupational Therapy, 1996


  • CHT, Certified Hand Therapist
  • Registered and Licensed Occupational Therapist (OTR/L)
  • Assistive Technology Professional (ATP)
  • BLS, Basic Life Support


Mary Ellen started her occupational therapy career in in-patient Rehab at Methodist Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 2001, she married and moved to Columbus Ohio and started at the Ohio State University Medical Center. Work experience at OSU started at Dodd Hall, in-patient rehab and on the spinal cord and brain injury teams. In 2004, Mary Ellen transitioned from in-patient to out-patient Rehab, as well as started gaining experience in the orthopedic hand clinic.  She also worked in the OSU Wheelchair Clinic/Assistive Technology Center.

Mary Ellen can be reached at the Hand and Upper Extremity Center at 614-366-HAND.