Fauzia Karmali, RPT, CMPT, Certified Lymphedema Therapist
Physical Therapy

Fauzia graduated from McGill University in Montreal Canada in 1996 with a BSC in Physical Therapy. She is a certified Manual Physical Therapist (CMPT) and specializes in the following skills and techniques including:
– Core stabilization and re-training post injury
– Neck, thoracic and lumbar spine stabilization using neuro-muscular stabilization and re-patterning
– Muscle energy techniques, soft tissue/deep tissue release
– Pre and post-partum education and health for moms
– Sports specific training, post-op joint replacement rehab
– Taping techniques using McConnell approach to unload joints and for realignment
– Ergonomic training for back to work
– Lymphedema Treatment, manual lymph drainage and compression bandaging

Her goals are to provide personalized care to each individual based on their needs. She incorporates stabilization into every joint and functional activity to prevent future injuries. She has an extensive background in a variety of settings and likes to focus on core stabilization combined with manual therapy to integrate the body as a whole.

Her interests outside of work include: co-leading her daughter’s Girl Scout Troop, coaching and playing soccer, camping, reading, baking with her girls and traveling the world.

 

Amy Johnson, OTR/L, Director

Amy Johnson, director of Rehabilitation and Occupational Therapist, is a graduate of the University of Washington. She has been practicing in the field over 25 years in a variety of clinical settings including acute care hospitals, home health, outpatient services and skilled nursing. She has more than 17 years of experience managing therapy programs to facilitate patients/clients meeting their goals in effective and efficient means within the ever-changing healthcare environment. Amy is a long-standing member of the Washington Occupational Therapy Association and the American Occupational Therapy Association advocating for her profession and the patients/clients that require services.  She has also served on multiple educational boards to promote the advancement of Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant and Occupational Therapy programs.  Amy enjoys striving to achieve excellence in the services her department provides through facilitating a team approach to rehabilitation and recovery in both our inpatient and outpatient programs.  She takes pride in the quality outcomes and successes our clients experience to reach their goals.