Pamela C Hess

Pamela C Hess, OTD, OTR, PMH-C, NCPT

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department Of Occupational Therapy; Joint Assistant Professor, Department Of Surgery, Division Of Education

Department: HP-OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY
Business Phone: (352) 273-9151
Business Email: pchess@ufl.edu

About Pamela C Hess

Dr. Pamela Hess is a pivotal figure in the Occupational Therapy profession. She serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor with a joint appointment in the Department of Occupational Therapy, College of Public Health and Health Professions, and the Department of Surgery, Division of Education in the College of Medicine. Her clinical and scholarly interests focus on women’s health, surgical ergonomics, and wellness. She received her Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy from the University of Indianapolis in 2020. Dr. Hess’s previous clinical experience includes in-patient acute care, pelvic health therapy, and surgical ergonomics and wellness. Her previous academic appointment was as a Clinical Assistant Professor and the Academic Fieldwork Coordinator for Indiana University‚Äôs Doctor of Occupational Therapy program in Indianapolis, IN. Dr. Hess is dedicated to ongoing professional development and seeks research and pedagogical innovation opportunities to remain at the cutting edge of her discipline and specialty practice interests. She is driven to help individuals achieve their fullest potential and promote health and wellness across the lifespan. She enjoys spending time with her family and doing Pilates to maintain her overall wellbeing.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2025
OTH6726 Service Deliv/Organiz
2025
OTH6242 Clinical Kinesiology
2025
OTH6423 Clin Musc Anatomy

Board Certifications

  • NBCOT
    NBCOT
  • NCPT
    National Certified Pilates Teacher
  • Perinatal Mental Health
    Postpartum Support International

Clinical Profile

Specializing in women’s and pelvic health rehabilitation ; surgical ergonomics and wellness.

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-9151
Emails:
Business:
pchess@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100164
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
1225 CENTER DR
GAINESVILLE FL 32610