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Christina Gaser, MS, OTR/L

Licensed Occupational Therapist, Hand Therapy Certified

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Education:

  • Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (OT), California State University, Dominguez Hills

  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, California State University, Northridge

Certification:

  • Advanced Practice Hand Therapy (HTC): CA Board of Occupational Therapy
  • Advanced Practice in Physical Agent Modalities (PAMS): CA Board of Occupational Therapy
  • Occupational Therapist Registered/Licensed (OTR/L): National Board for Certification in OT/CA Board of OT
     

Since Ms. Gaser graduated from school, she has focused on hand therapy at OSS. Prior to graduating, she obtained her experience with pediatrics, neurological disorders and favors orthopedics.

Ms. Gaser is a firm believer that life is all about balance and that will show when discussing your plan of care. She loves her professional work and enjoys trying new restaurants and volunteering. She has been an active volunteer in the Armenian community, where her passion for hand therapy was sparked helping wounded Armenian soldiers in 2020. Additionally, she is fluent in both Armenian and Turkish.

  • “Kudos to Dr. Abby Merrin and PT Alexandria Tayo. They helped me overcome my hip issue and I am now able to walk and run pain free. They were personable, kind and compassionate. Dr. Merrin took the time to explain the benefits of each exercise and how It would help diminish my symptoms. I would recommend OSS to anyone that needs physical therapy. ”

    - Jo-Ann L.
  • “I think Orthopedic Surgery Specialists group is the best group for orthopedic surgery. Over the years, before OSS, I had two knee surgeries, a shoulder surgery, and a foot surgery with different doctors and at different facilities. So I have had a lot of orthopedic experience. I discovered OSS this summer after a MRI revealed I had a broken hip. Dr. ... ”

    - Janet L.
  • “I waited approximately 10 years for Dr. Raymond Raven to perform a Dupuytren's Contracture release procedure on my right (dominant) hand because I was waiting for my insurance to change, and heard (from several medical professionals) that he was the best. I'm glad I waited. He is extraordinary in every way. It was well worth the wait. If you suffer from ... ”

    - Doc S.
  • “Dr. Falkenstein saved me! I honestly don't even know how to describe the happiness and relief I am feeling right now after suffering from lower back pain for pretty much half of my life (ps I am 30). Thank you Dr. Falkenstein for giving me my quality of life back! I am so appreciative of you and I recommend anyone suffering from spinal pain only trust ... ”

    - Linda C.
  • “Dr. Korchek was outstanding during both of my hip replacements. (It's due to him that I'm out standing, myself!) His explanations during every step of the process are clear, creating an atmosphere of complete confidence and trust. He was attentive before and after the procedure and the surgery itself was flawless. ”

    - Anonymous
  • “Dr. Jeter is by far one of the greatest doctors I have ever worked with. She is a great listener, trusts her patients, and is positive and proactive. I am grateful she is my pain management doctor!! ”

    - Marnee T.