Jeanne Tanner, OTR/L, CHT

Jeanne Tanner, OTR/L, CHT

Physical & Hand Therapy

Certified Hand Therapist

Triangle Region


Jeanne Tanner is a Board-Certified Hand Therapist since 2001. She is a graduate of Ohio State University Occupational Therapy program and has been practicing as a CHT/OT in North Carolina since she moved from Atlanta Georgia in 2005. She has advanced skills as a therapist in custom splinting and upper extremity rehabilitation. Her strong background in neurology for 10 years prior to becoming hand certified has been fundamental to her success with post-surgical reconstruction and functional nerve transfers in the upper extremity. She speaks some medical Spanish. She is the president of the North Carolina Upper Extremity Special Interest Group which she founded to unite and share the best practice techniques for excellence among hand therapists, nurses, PAs and MDs in in the Triangle and beyond.


  • Ohio State University School of Allied Medical Professions, Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy


  • American Society of Hand Therapists
  • North Carolina Upper Extremity Special Interest Group

Specialties & Services

EmergeOrtho is full of wonderful doctors! They make sure they go over every little thing and explain stuff so that you understand. I have 4 different doctors here and have been pleased with them all.

Michelle M


They treat you with respect take the time to understand what your needs are and work toward that gold of fixing the problem. Very professional in everything they do I love going there for treatment can't say that about many healthcare systems. I recommend EmergeOrtho to everyone I see.

Ronnie W


A New Level Of Orthopedic Care Has Emerged

As our patient, you will benefit from a full range of orthopedic services, specialties and technologies, including physical and hand therapy, advanced imaging services, and urgent care walk-in services providing immediate diagnosis and treatment for urgent orthopedic conditions.