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Joshua Albarado, MOT, OTR/L, CHT

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Joshua A. Albarado, MOT, OTR/L, CHT graduated from Carroll University in Waukesha, Wisconsin with his Master in Occupational Therapy in 2017 and became a board Certified Hand Therapist in 2021. Josh has a passion for treating the upper extremity and strives to help each patient reach their goals with individualized and compassionate care. Josh is skilled in providing conservative, post-traumatic, and post-surgical skilled care to the shoulder, elbow, wrist, and hand. He is a life-long learner and enjoys staying up-to-date with current research and practice techniques. Josh also enjoys working with students and new therapists to help them develop and grow their skills. Outside of work, Josh enjoys hunting, fishing, or hiking with his wife (Kelsey), son (Tate), and golden retriever (Stella).


Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT), Carroll University (2017)
Bachelor of Science (BS) in Therapeutic Recreation, University of Wisconsin – La Crosse (2014)

Professional Certifications

Certified Hand Therapist (CHT)
Registered & Licensed Occupational Therapist (OTR/L)
Licensed Occupational Therapist in Minnesota & Wisconsin
Graston Technique Level 1
CPR certified

Professional Affiliations

American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
American Society of Hand Therapists (ASHT)