Melissa Orton-Combs OT

DLP_6821_MelisssaOrton-CombsMelissa “Missy” Combs O.T.R. is a graduate of the Occupational Therapy program at St. Catherine University, St. Paul, MN. Missy is certified in Neurodevelopmental Treatment and is a pediatric feeding and swallowing specialist.

Missy joined the team at Family Health West in 2011 where she brings 30 years of experience of treating pediatric and neurologically impaired patients. Her pediatric expertise includes patients with Cerebral Palsy, Down syndrome, Developmental Delays, Torticollis, premature infants and pediatric feeding disorders. She is certified in the Ride Designs custom seating systems and specializes in wheelchair seating evaluations.

Missy is married, has 4 kids and 3 grandchildren. She and her husband live in Palisade. When not helping patients reach their goals, she enjoys participating in sports activities, hiking and spending time with her family.