Natalia graduated with a degree in Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) from the University of Sydney in 2012. Since graduating, Natalia has been working in hand therapy in the Sydney Hospital Hand Unit, gaining extensive experience in acute, chronic and complex traumatic upper limb injuries. In 2015, she completed the Sydney Hospital Hand Therapy Clinical Fellowship with a project on the effectiveness of hand therapy intervention following the release of Dupuytren’s contractures and completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Hand Therapy through the University of Derby in the UK in 2017.
Natalia is an Accredited Hand Therapist (as awarded by the AHTA), a Certified Hand Therapist (USA), and a full member of the Australian Hand Therapy Association. She consults at Macquarie Hand Therapy Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and at Pacific Hand Therapy on Wednesdays.