Meet Our Hand Therapists
Joshua Ramos, OTR/L, CEAS
Joshua Ramos, OTR/L, CEAS, is a Registered, Licensed Occupational Therapist and Hand Therapist. Joshua joined FORM Hand Therapy in July 2014. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Science in 2012, and a Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy in 2013, both from the Dominican University of California. Joshua is also a Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist and has performed ergonomic onsite evaluations, allowing companies to provide their employees with a safe workplace and reducing workplace injuries. Additionally, he is currently pursuing his Hand Therapy Certification.
At FORM Hand Therapy, Joshua enjoys meeting so many different types of people and hearing their stories. He often explains to his patients that an injury/condition doesn’t define them and that they don’t always have to stop doing the things they love to do because of them. In his practice, Joshua has incorporated the use of musical instruments with musicians to assist in desensitization, coordination, strengthening, and regaining motion of the hand and upper extremity.
When not at work, Joshua enjoys DJaying and playing, producing, and writing music.
Kelly Trautman, MOT, OTR/L, CHT
Kelly Trautman, MOT, OTR/L, CHT, is a Registered, Licensed Occupational Therapist and Hand Therapist. Kelly joined FORM Hand Therapy in December 2016. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Health and Exercise Science from Colorado State University in 2014, and a Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Pittsburgh in June 2016. She obtained her Certification in Hand Therapy in November 2019.
Kelly enjoys working with patients of all ages with a focus on successful participation in occupations and activities, including return-to-work, hobbies and interests, and any meaningful activity to the patient. She completed her Fieldwork II clinical experience in Hand Therapy at OrthoCarolina Physical Therapy in Charlotte, North Carolina where she gained advanced knowledge and clinical skills to evaluate and treat upper extremity conditions. Kelly values a holistic view of treatment and enjoys working with patients to help them achieve their goals and get back to the activities that are meaningful to them.
When not at work, Kelly enjoys painting, hiking, and spending time at the beach.
Kevin Yeung, OTR/L
Kevin Yeung, OTR/L, is a Registered, Licensed Occupational Therapist and Hand Therapist. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California – Davis and earned a Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of St. Augustine. His clinical interests include custom-fabricated orthotics, kinesiology taping, and working with pediatric patients.
As a physical therapist, Kevin enjoys having the opportunity to see the progress that patients achieve from beginning to end and the impact that it makes on their quality of life. He always advises his patients to take one day at a time, and not to get overwhelmed by what they cannot control. Rehabilitation takes time.
When not at work, Kevin enjoys hiking, running, and finding new restaurants to eat at in the Bay Area.
Sophia Yu, OTD, OTR/L
Sophia Yu, OTD, OTR/L, is a Registered, Licensed Occupational Therapist. Sophia joined FORM Hand Therapy in January 2021. She received her Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Irvine in 2014, and graduated with a Doctorate in Occupational Therapy in 2020 from MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston.
Sophia also completed her Level II Fieldwork at Massachusetts General Hospital for outpatient adults, collaborating on the diagnosis and treatment of various hand and wrist conditions, and fabricating splints for nerve injuries, tendon injuries, ligament injuries, arthritis, and fractures.
Jamie Stroppini, OTD, OTR/L
Jamie Stroppini, OTD, OTR/L, is a Registered, Licensed Occupational Therapist. Jaime joined FORM Hand Therapy in January 2021. She received her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Sonoma State University in 2016, and received her Doctorate in Occupational Therapy in 2020 from Samuel Merritt University in Oakland.
Jamie also recently completed advanced coursework in hand therapy, where she collaborated in diagnosing, treating, and fabricating various splints for nerve injuries, tendon injuries, ligament injuries, arthritis, and fractures.
Her research interests focus on therapeutic home-based protocols aimed to support telehealth-based upper extremity rehabilitation. Currently, she is conducting data analysis and working towards publication.