David Dougherty, MOTR/L


  • Texas Woman's University, Master of Occupational Therapy
  • University of Texas at Austin, Bachelor of Science, Nursing

Professional Membership

  • American Occupational Therapy Association

Specialized Training

  • Hand Therapy
  • Custom Splinting
  • Hand / Upper Extremity Rehabilitation
  • Pediatric Hands
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Scar Management
  • Wound Care


David Dougherty, MOT, OTR/L is the newest hand therapist at Snohomish Physical Therapy. David is passionate about helping his patients successfully regain their optimal function, mobility & relief from pain with results-oriented & evidenced-based treatments. He recently retired from the military where he spent the last eleven years in the Army; treating complex hand & upper extremity rehab conditions. David enjoys working with a variety of patients and customizing care to each individual, as well as instituting strategies on injury prevention and re-injury of the primary condition. He is accepting new patients.

"Getting people back to where they want to be functionally is my top priority. It's an honor to serve."
David Dougherty, MOT, OTR/L