Robert Swider, OTR/L, CHT, Owner
“Certified Hand Therapist and Upper Extremity Specialist”

Bob received his Occupational Therapy degree from Eastern Michigan University in 1991 and received his "Certified Hand Therapist" credential in 1997. He relocated to Coeur d'Alene, his wife's hometown, in 2006. Bob and his wife Debbie have two children, Sarah and Christopher. Bob enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, skiing, playing tennis and biking. He also enjoys coaching / watching his kids play sports.



Kristen Pedersen, OTR/L

Kristen received a Bachelor of Science in Occupational therapy at the University of Alberta in Canada graduating in 1994. Originally from Canada, Kristen relocated to the US in 1995 and has since specialized in upper extremity rehabilitation. She and her husband, Derek have two children, Sage and Sawyer. Kristen and her family's love for the outdoors brought them to northern Idaho in 2007 where they enjoy camping, hiking, skiing, biking, fishing and anything else that brings them to the outdoors.



Kim Romo, Office Coordinator

Kim is a 1982 graduate from Sandpoint High School. She earned her Business Administration degree from Columbia College. Kim received her certificate for Outpatient Therapy CPT Coding, Billing and Documentation for Rehabilitation Reimbursement. Kim lives in Hayden with her husband, "T". When not working, Kim loves spending time with her family and friends, especially her four adorable grandchildren, Riley, Lillian, Tyler & Alisa. She enjoys cake decorating, genealogy, scrapbooking, reading, and collecting teddy bears.



Jayme Annotti

Jayme was born and raised in northern Idaho. After graduating from Post Falls High School, she moved to Boise, Idaho, where she attended college at Boise State University. She spent her free time floating the river, hiking and attending Boise State football games.

Her family, friends and the beautiful scenery brought her back up to northern Idaho. She plans to continue her education in Spokane. She enjoys doing anything outdoors and spending time with family.




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