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Jennifer L. Elsinger, OT

Jennifer L. Elsinger, OT

Occupational Therapist


Occupational Therapy



192 Tilley Drive
Suite 2117
South Burlington,  Vermont  05403


  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Biographical Information

Jennifer Elsinger is an occupational therapist, clinical lead, and Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) at the University of Vermont Medical Center. She specializes in outpatient hand rehabilitation for orthopedic elbow, wrist and hand fractures, tendon, ligament and nurve injuries, scar management, arthritis and joint contractures. Jennifer treats patients with musculoskeletal pain and injuries after surgery using therapies such as custom splinting, serial casting, and therapeutic taping.

Her research interests include quality improvement in conservative management of thumb CMC osteoarthritis, a degenerative condition of the hand.

Jennifer finds the most rewarding part of her job is the patient interactions and seeing her patients’ progress.

She believes in using a collaborative approach providing the most effective treatment options to maximize the outcome of each individual patient.

Learn more about occupational therapy at the UVM Medical Center.

Clinical Interests

  • General Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Hand Rehabilitation
  • Orthotics
  • Wound Management

Special Procedures

Custom Splinting, Orthotic Exam and Prescription, Serial Casting, Therapeutic Taping

Research Interests

Quality Improvement Project on Conservative Management of Thumb CMC Osteoarthritis


Other Education
University of New Hampshire - Occupational Therapy

Board Certifications

Member Board
Hand Therapy Certification Commission (HTCC)
Certified Hand Therapist


Primary Language