Jesse Ayers, COTA

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

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  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice, Dakota Wesleyan University
  • Associates of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy, CBD College, Los Angeles


  • Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant(COTA): National Board for Certification in OT and CA Board of OT
  • Certified Personal Trainer: National Academy of Sports Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine Technician- EMT-B: LA County EMS Agency

Mr. Ayers understands that healthy hands are crucial especially as a drummer, college football player and exploring mechanical and construction projects. These lifelong hobbies and experiences ultimately led Mr. Ayers to a career in hand therapy. He is extremely passionate about promoting health and fitness.

Mr. Ayers believes in trusting the therapy process and staying consistent. “I strive to make rehabilitation meaningful by providing comprehensive one-on-one treatment. My approach is client centered, which focuses on patient needs and what they aim to achieve.”

  • “Excellent experience with the clinic. ”

    - Paymon B.
  • “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.
  • “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.
  • “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
  • “I heartily recommend OSS Elite for anyone with carpal tunnel syndrome or any other hand problem (mine was arthritis in my wrist). The outstanding therapists there are so precise and knowledgeable, fully explain what each exercise does, give excellent training on changes to make in daily life movements, and make sure that each patient knows exactly how to ... ”

    - Peter L.
  • “Hallie, David, Hanook. Ashlee and Jessie worked with me and they were all very professional and conscientious. (ney listened to all my wrist. complaints and they would make sure my wrist would feel better, When I first came to therapy I was doubtful that it was going to help my wrist, I'm glad to say I was wrong, all the mentioned therapists made a ... ”

    - Rosa D.