Ruth Leadley, OTR, CHT

has owned Capital District Hand Physical & Occupational Therapy Service, PLLC since 1996. After earning her BS in Occupational Therapy from Boston University in 1980, she completed an internship at Plastic Surgery Specialists in Norfolk, Virginia, specializing in hand therapy. In 1988, she began working exclusively with the hand and upper extremity at Capital District Hand Therapy Center. In 1993 she became a Certified Hand Therapist. Ruth attends continuing education courses and lectures locally on hand therapy. She is an Active Member of the American Society of Hand Therapists and the Schenectady Chamber of Commerce . She is in American Registry of Outstanding Professionals.

Hildy D. Reich PT, CHT

graduated cum laude from SUNY at Buffalo in 1985. She has been specializing in hand therapy since 1986, and has worked in hand therapy centers on Long Island and in Manhattan. In 1993 she moved to the capital district and became the hand therapist for Community Health Plan. She then joined Capital District Hand Physical & Occupational Therapy Service, PLLC in 1997. Hildy became a Certified Hand Therapist in 2004. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, its Section of Hand Rehabilitation, and an Active Charter Member of the American Society of Hand Therapists. Hildy lectures locally, has published in professional journals, and regularly attends continuing education.