Maryam Khaniyan, OTR/L


  • Master of Occupational Therapy, Tufts University
  • Master of Gerontology, University of Massachusetts Boston
  • Master of Rehabilitation Management, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Bachelor's degree, Occupational Therapy, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences

Specialized Training

  • Hand Therapy
  • Custom Splinting
  • Desensitization/Sensory Reduction
  • Hand/Upper Extremity Rehabilitation
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Scar Management
  • Wound Care


Maryam is originally from Tehran, Iran and moved to US to attend graduate school in 2013. She obtained her Masters degree in Occupational therapy at Tufts University with a focus on hand and upper extremity rehabilitation. When not working, she enjoys spending time with friends, dancing, traveling, and playing music.

"My goal is to understand what activities or roles are felt to be most important in my patients’ lives and help them get back to performing these activities to resume their roles."
Maryam Khaniyan, OTR/L