Occupational Therapist

Brenda Fink

Brenda studied at University of Kansas for 3 years then completed Bachelor of Science degree for Occupational Therapy at Newman University in 1999. She also graduated Cum Laude.

She has practiced in outpatient therapy clinics with Ascension Via Christi for 23 years before joining MAO in 2022.

In 2019, Brenda started Occupational Therapy/Hand Therapy in Derby, KS. She then started OT Hand Therapy at St. Teresa Hospital in January 2021. Brenda became a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) in 2019. CHT’s are certified or licensed occupational therapists or physical therapists who, through advanced education, clinical experience, and independent study, have become proficient in the treatment of pathological upper limb conditions resulting from trauma, disease, or congenital or acquired deformity.

In her free time, Brenda enjoys spending time golfing with her husband and son. She also grew up in the Kansas City area and is a big Kansas City Chiefs fan. Brenda loves to travel whenever she is able.


  • Newman University — Bachelor of Science, Occupational Therapy


  • CPR
  • CHT – Certified Hand Therapist