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Physical Therapy - Main Campus

Making therapy fun through functional movements and games and giving kids the confidence to carry over their new learned skills to everyday life. Clinical Interests: Aquatics, orthopedics, limb deficiency, and limb deformity 

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
I am on board with episodic care in that children should not be “lifers” in therapy. Therapy, especially in the pediatric world, should be fun and remain goal orientated and functionally focused. I view my patients in a holistic manner, seeing the child before the diagnosis and understanding that... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
I believe in the importance of building a relationship and getting to know each child, discovering what brings joy, and figuring out how to improve their function and mobility to be able to optimally enjoy these activities. Clinical Interests: Amber is a licensed Physical Therapist in the Physical... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
 “To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; To leave the world a bit better; To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded. “– Ralph Waldo Emerson Clinical Interests: I currently am practicing in... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
“I want to inspire people. I want someone to look at me and say, because of you I didn’t give up”- Unknown Clinical Interests: Torticollis, developmental orthopedics, Schroth, neuro rehab Research Interests: Schroth, Treatments for Muscular Dystrophy

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
Ryan Hartmann, PT, DPT, C/NDT, CBIS joined Texas Children’s in September 2012. She joined the team as an acute care physical therapist initially floating through acute care and critical care and quickly joined the neurology/neurosurgery acute therapy team. Here she spent 5 years working in acute... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6621 Fannin Street, West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230 The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121 (Clinic) | 832-826-6135 (Direct Line)
I find joy in working in a team setting to best meet our patients’ needs in a multidisciplinary environment understanding the physical therapist’s role in enhancing each individual patient’s functional independence. Clinical Interests: As Outpatient Coordinator I work closely with leadership and... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
I strive to provide the best patient care in a respectful and caring manner all while making it fun for the kids.

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
“Always remember that for each patient you see, you may be the only person in their life capable of both hearing and holding their pain. If that isn’t sacred I don’t know what is.” Clinical Interests: Aquatics and Developmental Therapy

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
I strive to provide the highest quality of healthcare and therapy services to improve the patient’s quality of life.  I implement a holistic approach to each treatment session. It is crucial to treat the body as a whole rather than treating it as a single unit. It is necessary to understand that... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
Katie believes in the importance of individualized care and insuring that each child has the opportunity to reach their maximum potential possible. She works to empower each family with the tools to assist their child in achieving their dreams. Clinical Interests: Katie is a licensed Physical... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
As a physical therapist, I believe in treating the whole person and not just a body part, impairment, or diagnosis. I think that it’s very important to collaborate with the kids, their family, and the rest of the medical care team in order to provide the best care possible. Clinical Interests: I... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6701 Fannin Street, 16th Floor, Mark Wallace Tower Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-6106


Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6701 Fannin Street, 16th Floor, Mark Wallace Tower Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-6106
“Venture outside your comfort zone. The rewards are worth it.” – Rapunzel (Tangled) Clinical Interests: Sports Medicine, Orthopedics

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
As a physical therapist clinical specialist at Texas Children’s hospital I evaluate and treat pediatric patients with compassion and strive to promote optimal health and function. Regardless of a patient’s diagnosis, I treat each patient as an individual and create a patient and family plan of... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121 (Clinic) | 832-826-6352 (Direct Line)
Clinical Interests: Scoliosis, Schroth based therapy, Sports, Orthopedics 

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 836-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121

Occupational Therapy - Main Campus

I enjoy engaging children in dynamic learning. Clinical Interests: Pediatric Rehabilitation and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation Research Interests: Upper Extremity Rehabilitation through Assisted Devices (Armeo Spring), Brain Injury Rehabilitation, Spinal Cord Rehabilitation

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.” –Fred Rogers Clinical Interests: Brain injury recovery 

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
My goal is to collaborate with families to optimize their child’s functional independence. Clinical Interests: Pediatric Rehabilitation 

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
“You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than a year of conversation.” - Plato Clinical Interests: Aquatics, Feeding (3+)

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
Rajeshree is working at Texas Children’s Hospital as an Advanced Clinical Hand Specialist. She has been working as an Occupational Therapist for over 25+ years, of which 13+ years of her experience is in Sports Medicine. She also has experience in management as a director and supervisor and was a... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
I am an occupational therapist with an advanced certification in hand therapy and also serve as the brachial plexus clinic coordinator. I have spent my career treating pathology of the upper extremity with the majority of time being spent in pediatrics. I am continually impressed with the... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Hospital - West Campus 18200 Katy Freeway Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Specialty Care Kingwood Glen 19298 W. Lake Houston Parkway Humble, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-6378
Clinical Interest: Feeding

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Specialty Care Clear Lake 940 Clear Lake Blvd., Suite 200 Webster, TX 77598 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121 (Main) | 281-282-1900 (Clear Lake)


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
I strive for maximum outcomes for my patients.  I try to provide excellent care to all of my patients. I am certified in hand therapy as well as kinesiotaping. Clinical Interests: Hands - plastic and orthopedic, Brachial Plexus CP, Orthosis fabrication Research Interests: Pediatric outcomes for... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121


Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
“Play is our brain’s favorite way of learning.” – Diane Ackerman Clinical Interests: Pediatric Constraint Induced Movement Therapy (PCIMT), Cardiopulmonary, Sensory integration, treatment of UE utilizing modalities, and Neurodevelopmental treatment

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller Clinical Interests: Sensory Integration, Upper Extremity Rehabilitation through Assisted Devices (Hocoma ArmeoSpring), Hand Therapy, Splinting, Pulmonary

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121
My philosophy in providing care to the patient’s seen at the Main Campus of Texas Children’s Hospital is centered around compassion, creativity, and making necessary adaptations to promote independence with ADL’s. I believe that each child is unique and strategies, modalities, and treatment... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121 (Clinic) | Pager: 11006, extension: 6332
My philosophy is to focus on addressing postural stability to maximize functionality. Treating underlying impairments in infancy, early childhood, and during the rehabilitation process are the keys to meeting functional OT goals. My practice is driven by focusing on the body and its multiple... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121

Speech and Language Pathology - Main Campus

De’Mettria Riser, M.A., CCC-SLP, C/NDT, CBIS is a senior speech-language pathologist on the Acute Outpatient Rehabilitation Program team at Texas Children’s Hospital and serves as a subject matter resource in High-Tech Augmentative & Alternative Communication. Throughout the evidence-based... Read more


Phone: 832-826-2121 (Clinic) | 832-826-2607 (Direct Line)

Therapy Manager - Main Campus

Racelli Dalida Caballes



Physical Therapy - West Campus

Brooklyn Bradford graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Science and then received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Angelo State University. Her clinical experience includes developmental physical therapy in the outpatient pediatric setting and the... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1900
Karen Crilly is a doctor of physical therapy who has dedicated her professional life to forming a strong background and expertise in the assessment and treatment of infants and children with chronic and complex developmental and/or neuro-motor impairment. She possess extensive experience in a... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1836
Jennifer Furtado is a pediatric physical therapist at Texas Children’s Hospital specializing in outpatient developmental disabilities as well as inpatient settings of acute care, pediatric ICU, and NICU. 

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1821
Kimberly joined the Texas Children’s family in September 2017, working on the neuro-developmental team. She completed her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Texas State University, and was very excited to begin practicing and developing skills as a professional. Prior to physical therapy school, Kim... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1889
Elaine Owen is a pediatric physical therapist at Texas Children's Hospital where she treats patients from birth to 21 years of age in the outpatient setting. Prior to joining the neurodevelopmental team, she earned her bachelor’s degree in Clinical Health Studies at Ithaca College and continued... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - West Campus 18200 Katy Freeway, WA230 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1875
Sarah is a physical therapist focused on treating children with developmental and neurologic diagnosis of all age ranges from birth to 21 years. Clinical Interests include torticollis, acute and ICU care, and adaptive seating and mobility equipment.

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1886
Laura Suarez has a passion specifically for pediatrics in physical therapy with all experience thus far in developmental PT.  She has expanded her career by getting a certification for Neuro-developmental Treatment and a certification in pediatric aquatics becoming a Pediatric Aquaticist.  Her... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1885
Lorraine Urbis is a licensed physical therapist with a clinical interest in the developmental side of the pediatric and adolescent patient. She earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and her undergraduate at Texas A&M... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1822
Kristi Wolkenstein is a developmental physical therapist at Texas Children’s West Campus Hospital in both outpatient and inpatient settings. Dr. Wolkenstein currently treats patients with developmental neurological and orthopedic diagnoses and enjoys global health and outreach. Dr. Wolkenstein... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - West Campus 18200 Katy Freeway Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1892

Occupational Therapy - West Campus

Kristen received her Master’s in occupational therapy from the University of Texas Medical Branch in 2017. Kristen’s interests within developmental therapy consist of treatment of neurological impairments, sensory processing disorder, and the application of aquatic techniques to promote functional... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-2675
With an avid interest in splinting the Upper extremity, Kim is a seasoned Certified Hand Therapist and enjoys the challenges of helping patients return to their highest level of function.  This could mean anything from making a fist, to using the hand for activities like holding a fork or pencil... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1890
I have been an occupational therapist for 26 years.   I grew up in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago.  Then completed my undergraduate and graduate degrees at The University of Indianapolis in Indianapolis, Indiana.  I have a background treating in a variety of settings including inpatient... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1883
Alyssa is an Occupational Therapist working in the outpatient therapy department at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus.  She earned a BS in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M University in 2014 and an MS in Occupational Therapy from the University of Central Arkansas in 2016.  Alyssa is... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1900
Jessica’s clinical interests include visual perception, visual motor integration, handwriting, feeding, and inpatient therapy. Jessica enjoys participating continuing education courses to enhance her clinical reasoning. She has recently completed courses in Handwriting Without Tears, Therapeutic... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-2421
Passionate patient advocate with specialized skills in Pediatric Occupational Therapy. Clinical specialist with focus on treating premature infants to adolescents in inpatient and outpatient settings with feeding disorders related to a variety of diagnosis including sensory processing disorders,... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1826
Anh Nguyen is an occupational therapist with more than 17 years pediatric experience. She is interested in the care of children with various disabilities including brachial plexus injury, cerebral palsy, CVA, torticollis, arthrogryposis, musculoskeletal disorders, congenital hand difference and... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1999
Darleen has comprehensive experience of nearly 30 years as a pediatric occupational therapist with her entire practice devoted to children and their families. Her passion is for acquisition of their personal goals to maximize full potential in their activities of daily living.  She has practiced... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-2422
Lisa has been pursuing her passion in empowering children and families since 2011. Her working experience includes pediatric oncology, brain injury and spinal cord injuries, and orthopedic injuries across acute and community based settings. Professional interests include rehabilitative and... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1900
Nicole’s current areas of expertise are children with neurological and upper extremity orthopedic conditions. She has interests in surgical and non-surgical upper extremity rehabilitation for children with orthopedic injuries, cerebral palsy and congenital hand conditions.  Certified... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1825
Jessica Trevino is a pediatric occupational therapist at Texas Children’s Hospital specializing in outpatient developmental disabilities and interest in inpatient settings. Her clinical experience includes outpatient setting and PICU/NICU developmental treatment and infant feeding. 

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-2420
Courtney has been pursuing her passion for working with children and families by practicing in pediatric therapy since 2008. She has experience working in home, clinic, and aquatic settings. Professional interests include neurodevelopmental disorders, community outreach, and clinical education for... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1847

Speech Therapy - West Campus

Heather Clark M.S., CCC-SLP is a Senior Speech-Language Pathologist at Texas Children’s Hospital-West Campus. She has experience working with children ages birth to 21 years of age in inpatient and outpatient clinical settings. Her clinical interests include acquired brain injury, pediatric... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1900
Kristi is a certified Speech-Language Pathologist who graduated from the University of North Texas – Denton in 2014. Throughout her career, she has had the opportunity to serve families of children with speech-language and feeding-swallowing disorders. Kristi has obtained specialized training and... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1719
Striving to increase access to quality care for a variety of families, I have participated in extensive hands on training and continuing education courses and achieved specialized skills for working with children who have hearing loss, performing videofluoroscopic evaluations of swallowing,... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 770944 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1891
Kathryn graduated with a master’s degree in communication disorders from The University of Texas at Dallas. She joined the Texas Children’s team shortly after graduation in pursuit of a career serving the pediatric population. Kathryn is a certified speech-language pathologist working in... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1898
Over the last four years, Jessica Kruse has practiced speech language pathology with a wide variety of patient populations as well as in a variety of settings including outpatient, home health services, and in the school setting. She is passionate about pediatric speech language pathology and... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1843
Laura is a speech language pathologist working primarily with infants and children with feeding and swallowing disorders.  She practices in a variety of pediatric settings including acute care, NICU, outpatient, and group feeding therapy programs in addition to performing videofluoroscopic... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1900
I am committed to helping children become as functional and independent as possible. I firmly believe that creating an environment full of respect, compassion and trust, establishes a foundation for families to work alongside a team of professionals to reach a common goal.  I am fluent in American... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1800
Sarah Raye is a speech-language pathologist working primarily in outpatient speech therapy with early experience working in the school setting. She has experience working with a wide variety of pediatric populations including children with receptive and expressive language disorders, autism... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1884
Jeanette is a Spanish-English bilingual speech-language pathologist who is licensed by the Texas State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. She has experience in the evaluation and treatment of pre-school, school-age,... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1835

Therapy Manager - West Campus

Every parent and child has potential to grow when given the right guidance and direction. Occupational Therapy is one part of the care continuum to achieving greater independence for children and families. Clinical Interests: Lynn has spent most of her career working in both inpatient and... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1897

Physical Therapy - The Woodlands

I believe in looking at each individual as a whole, rather than a single diagnosis. I believe it is important to involve parents in therapy sessions to see their child’s progress and ask questions. My desire for every child/family is to meet and exceed the goals that they have made in therapy.  I... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250 (Clinic) | 936-267-7389 (Direct Line)
Gina Ferreira, PT, DPT, C/NDT joined outpatient therapy team at Texas Children’s Hospital-The Woodlands in September 2015. Gina is a bilingual physical therapist focused on treating children with developmental and neurologic diagnosis, as well as, evaluating for adaptive equipment of all age... Read more

Address: The Woodlands Health Center, MAC 1 17198 St. Luke's Way, Suite 300 The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-321-0808 (SOAR Program) | 936-267-7250 (Clinic)
“Using my knowledge and clinical expertise to help patients and their families build a community of healthy children.” - Stuart M. Gagie Stuart is a physical therapist who specializes in the therapeutic management and care of children with abnormal development. Clinical interests primarily focus... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250
Patsy jointed the therapy department in The Woodlands in November 2012. She has worked in both the sports therapy and neuro-developmental settings. She enjoys treating a wide variety of patients of many ages and diagnoses. She works to bridge the gap between orthopedic and pediatric therapy. Patsy... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250
Cortney’s life mission is children. She loves working with children of all abilities and skill levels and specializes in developmental physical therapy. She has a special passion for children with Cerebral Palsy and other neuromuscular conditions. As part of a multidisciplinary team, Cortney helps... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250
I believe in a collaborative approach focusing on the family centered care while incorporating evidence based practice. I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling, reading, and working out. I grew up as a competitive gymnast and continue to follow the sport. Clinical Interests: I’m a member... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250
Pamela Polk-White is a licensed Physical Therapist with over 28 years of experience working with pediatric patients. Her passion is assisting families to help their loved ones achieve the highest level of functional mobility utilizing quality movements. She graduated from Texas Woman’s University... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250 (Clinic) | 936-267-7308 (Direct Line)
Joanna Roybal PT, DPT, PCS joined Texas Children’s in June 2018. She is a Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical therapy with additional expertise in 3D motion analysis and cerebral palsy. Joanna relocated to Texas from Denver, CO, where she was a member of Children’s Colorado... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250 (Clinic) | 936-267-4686 (Motion Lab) | 932-267-7778 (Direct Line)
I believe in treating all patients and their families with compassion and respect in order to provide the best quality of care. I strive to help all patients I treat meet their full maximum potential in order to reach their personalized goals. Clinical Interests: I am interested in furthering my... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250 (Clinic) | 936-267-7037 (Direct Line)


Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250
Trisha Thorne, PT, DPT, PCS, SBCS, C/NDT is a doctor of physical therapy at Texas Children’s Hospital – The Woodlands working in the NICU and outpatient pediatric settings as a neurodevelopmental therapist. Trisha is a Board Certified Pediatric Specialist as recognized by the American Board of... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250
Roxana Santaella joined the outpatient therapy department at Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands in August of 2017. Roxana is a bilingual physical therapist with over 20 years working with children with developmental and neurological diagnosis. Roxana has her board certification in pediatrics... Read more

Address: The Woodlands Health Center, MAC 1 17198 St. Luke's Way, Suite 300 The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-321-0808 (Soar Program) | 936-267-7250 (Outpatient) | 936-267-7384 (Direct)
Debra joined the developmental physical therapy team at Texas Children’s Hospital in 2017. She has over 28 years of experience in physical therapy with pediatrics. Previously, Debra worked at Blythedal Children’s Hospital in the New York Metropolitan area and served as a senior supervisor. She has... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77065 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Specialty Care Cy-Fair 11811 FM 1960, Suite 100 Houston, TX 77065 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 9362677400

Occupational Therapy - The Woodlands

Tunesha Banks is a pediatric occupational therapist with over 19 years of clinical experience. She graduated from Tuskegee University with a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy, Creighton University with a Doctorate in Occupational Therapy and Texas Woman’s University with a Master of... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250


Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250
Jane is a pediatric clinical specialist who joined Texas Children’s’ Hospital The Woodlands in April of 2017. Jane has 20 years of experience working in a pediatric setting. Jane was hired as an outpatient therapist; however, last year she went through an intensive training and transitioned to our... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250
Caroline believes children thrive when they are given a supportive team of individuals that can help grow and develop their skills. Caroline’s mission is to be able to effectively guide and assist families to help their children become successful in life and as independent as possible. Clinical... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250
Annette Huynh joined the Occupational Department in The Woodlands in October 2017. Prior to obtaining her Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy and coming to Texas Children's Hospital, she worked as a Pediatric Behavioral Therapist. Annette thoroughly enjoys working with pediatric patients with... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250936-267-7038
Dana is an occupational therapist whose special interests include feeding, sensory processing, and handwriting. She is certified in Handwriting Without Tears® and Kinesio Taping®. Dana was introduced to OT as a child when she accompanied her younger brother to his therapy appointments.  She has... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250 (Clinic) | 936-267-7387 (Direct Line)
Monika Merryman, MOT, OTR/L, C/NDT joined Texas Children’s in October 2017. She holds a certification in neurodevelopmental treatment for children with cerebral palsy and other neuromotor disorders. Special interest include neurological disorders addressing posture and movement patterns to enhance... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250 (Clinic) | 936-267-7038 (Direct Line

Speech Therapy - The Woodlands

My philosophy of care focuses on improving patient outcomes through interdisciplinary collaboration with other providers as well as patients and their families. In my time at Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, I have partnered with the gastroenterology section to establish a... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-267-7304
Karen Coulter has been practicing as a speech-language pathologist since 1998 and has experience in working with the pediatric population in both public school and outpatient clinical settings. She believes in a family-centered approach for the assessment and treatment of pediatric communication... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-267-7250
Irene García-Benavides M.Ed., CCC-SLP, is a board-certified Speech Language Pathologist with over fifteen years of clinical experience. Mrs. García-Benavides received her Bachelor degree in Linguistics from Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos and her Masters in Communication Sciences and... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-267-7304
Allison firmly believes children with hearing loss have the right to grow up to be anything they want to be and do not have to be limited by the presence of a hearing loss. Working with children with hearing loss and their families is truly an honor. This has been Allison’s area of focus as a... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-267-7311
Allison believes in empowering her tiny patient’s parents through parent education and providing parents with the necessary tools to be the expert on their baby. Feeding difficulties intrude and interrupt infant and maternal bonding during the first days and first year of life. Allison uses a... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-267-7250
1) To support each child’s innate desire to communicate their thoughts and ideas to their loved ones. 2) To provide education on developmental nutrition and feeding/swallowing safety from birth through toddler years. 3) To advocate for the individual needs of each child and their family. 4) To... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-267-7250 (Clinic) | 936-267-7303 (Direct)

Motion Lab - The Woodlands

Amy Barbuto is a doctor of physical therapy and is a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy as recognized by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. Amy joined Texas Children’s Hospital in August 2013 in the outpatient physical therapy department where she... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM161 The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-267-4686
Ryan Hartmann, PT, DPT, C/NDT, CBIS joined Texas Children’s in September 2012. She joined the team as an acute care physical therapist initially floating through acute care and critical care and quickly joined the neurology/neurosurgery acute therapy team. Here she spent 5 years working in acute... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6621 Fannin Street, West Tower, Suite 21167 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230 The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-2121 (Clinic) | 832-826-6135 (Direct Line)
Cara earned her undergraduate degree at Ball State University where she worked in the biomechanics laboratory on clinical gait analysis related projects. Cara then completed her masters degree at Boise State University where she later served as the laboratory manager at the Center for Orthopaedic... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM161 The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-267-7767
Joanna Roybal PT, DPT, PCS joined Texas Children’s in June 2018. She is a Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical therapy with additional expertise in 3D motion analysis and cerebral palsy. Joanna relocated to Texas from Denver, CO, where she was a member of Children’s Colorado... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-927-7250 (Clinic) | 936-267-4686 (Motion Lab) | 932-267-7778 (Direct Line)

Therapy Manager - The Woodlands

Jay Mennel is a physical therapist and the therapy manager for Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands. Jay has been with Texas Children’s Hospital since 2005, starting his career in the medical center. He then transitioned to The Woodlands in 2013. Jay has served on several workgroups and... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-267-7313