Paula Kader - Certified Hand Therapist at Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay

Paula Kader, DPT, CHT

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Certified Hand Therapist

Paula is a specialist in advanced therapies of the hand and upper extremity including the cervical spine.  She began her career working in Philadelphia, PA and spent several years working in New Jersey where she owned and operated her own physical therapy center specializing in hand therapy.  Over the years she has worked with a variety of specialized hand surgeons including those at the Hand Rehabilitation Center in Philadelphia.  She is a published author and has participated in writing several articles for a wide variety of peer-review journals.

Eventually she found her way to Florida and has continued to grow her skills while helping many patients recover from serious hand injuries.  She has joined OMG as our first certified hand therapist in 2021 working in both our Brandon Healthplex and St. Petersburg therapy clinics.

In her free time, she enjoys being outside, especially on the water rowing and participating in crew events.