Meet the D&D Team
Lesley Hedlund OT, MOT
Denton Hand Therapy
Lesley graduated from Texas Tech University Health Science Center with a BSOT in 1999. She has experience working in Acute Care, Inpatient & Outpatient Rehab, with 10+ years working with Hand and Upper Extremity patients. She has completed a Hand and UE Fellowship thru St. Luke’s Hospital in Bethlehem, PA and is certified in Ergonomic Assessment (CEAS I). Dedicated to patient-centered care, her love of people has led to a passion for knowledge and helping others. She has experience with UE injury prevention, sports injuries, musician injuries, core training with respect to UE rehab, antepartum aquatic therapy and hippotherapy. She is a member of Texas Society of Hand Therapists, and has a professional goal of attaining her Certified Hand Therapist credentials. Residing in Flower Mound with her husband, Michael, and their two daughters, she loves travelling, golf, tennis, running, skiing, dancing and going to the beach.
Marie Fischer OTR
Denton Hand Therapy
Marie has been an Occupational Therapist since 1980. Although she has worked treating people from in-patient settings to out-patient settings and from infants to elderly, she has always preferred treating people with hand/arm issues.
Marie is a member of both the Texas Society of Hand Therapists and the American Society of Hand Therapists.
Marie enjoys putting people at ease while they are dealing with their physical needs. Marie believes that giving people information about their injury/disease helps to form a partnership that works toward success.
Rebecca Bentz PT, DPT
Rebecca attended Texas Woman's University and graduated with a Bachelor's of Science in Kinesiology in 2017. She subsequently attended Texas Woman's University Dallas campus and graduated with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2020. Rebecca enjoys working with people of all ages and abilities and helping them reach their goals to get back to their lives. She plans on earning her orthopedic clinical specialist (OCS) certification. When she's not in the clinic, Rebecca enjoys spending time with her family, volunteering, and exploring DFW with her friends
Kaitlyn McDonald PT, DPT, LAT, ATC
Kaitlyn attended the University of Evansville in southern Indiana and graduated with her bachelors in Athletic Training in 2017. She subsequently earned her doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2020. Kaitlyn utilizes movement screens such as the SFMA, Y-balance and FMS to treat many of her patients, and enjoys returning athletes of all ages back to sport. When not in the clinic, Kaitlyn enjoys spending time with her husband and dog, going camping and spending time outdoors.
Jonathan Marshall PT, DPT
Jonathan graduated from Texas A&M Commerce with a Bachelors in Human Performance. He later attended Texas Woman's University for his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Jonathan is a current member of the American Physical Therapy Association Sports Section, His clinical interests include rehabilitation for dance related injuries, concussion management and helping all ages maximize function to reach their goals. His professional aspirations include furthering Dance Medicine through clinical research and becoming a Sports Certified Specialist. When not at work, Jonathan enjoys hiking and dark sky camping, delving into a good book and trying to find the perfect cup of coffee.