Taylor Daton, M.S. OTR/L
Taylor Daton, M.S. OTR/L is a registered and licensed Occupational Therapist providing Occupational Therapy services at the Jackson location of NorthEast Spine and Sports Medicine. She received both her Bachelor’s of Science in Health Science (2018) and Master’s of Science in Occupational Therapy (2019) from Misericordia University. Taylor is continuing to advance her education and will receive her Occupational Therapy Doctorate Degree from Misericordia University in May 2021.
Since graduating with her Master’s Degree in 2019, Taylor has gained experience in long-term care, subacute rehabilitation, and outpatient care. Taylor has clinical experience with a plethora of conditions including (but not limited to) orthopedic conditions, musculoskeletal disorders, neuromuscular disorders, neurological conditions, and children with multiple disabilities. Taylor is a Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) BIG-certified clinician with experience working with patients diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease. Currently, Taylor has a passion for working with patients who have been diagnosed with upper extremity and hand conditions.
Taylor thoroughly enjoys being an Occupational Therapist and helping others achieve their personal goals. She has a strong passion for helping others and has participated in international service trips providing training and education on Occupational Therapy to communities in need. Taylor has also held a variety of leadership positions in service-oriented organizations and is currently a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association.
As a former college athlete herself, Taylor has the ability to work with individuals who have experienced injuries as a result of participation in sports, as well as individuals of all ages with a variety of diagnoses. She wants to help patients not only become pain-free but also independent in participation in the daily activities that bring joy. Outside of work, Taylor enjoys spending time with family and friends, going to the gym, participating in Spartan Races, and enhancing her knowledge. Taylor looks forward to a successful career helping others live life pain-free and to its fullest.