Kelsey Pustina, OT

  • Occupational Therapy


Kelsey Pustina, OT, is a UW Health occupational therapist and certified hand therapist who cares for patients with hand, arm and shoulder injuries or disorders. She specializes in treating a variety of orthopedic injuries and conditions that affect the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder; post-operatively, as well as conservative management. She treats people with bone, joint, tendon, ligament, and nerve injuries and conditions. She specializes in dry needling, a procedure where thin needles are inserted into muscles to alleviate pain.

As an occupational therapist, Kelsey has a genuine passion for understanding how the human body works. She strives every day to help her patients succeed with their course of therapy.

Outside of work, Kelsey enjoys reading, going to the gym, playing with her Great Dane and being with friends and family.

I have a deep appreciation for the importance of empathy, compassion and integrity.

Languages spoken
  • English

Education & credentials

  • Rush University, Chicago, IL

Areas of expertise