Karen McCord, MPT
Karen McCord is a physical therapist at Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego. Karen specializes in the areas of brain injury, rehabilitation, spinal cord injuries and defects, arthrogryposis, neonatal intensive care, durable medical equipment, splinting/orthotics, and developmental delay.
Karen is the lead PT for Rady's Rehab Team, consults in the Acquired Brain Injury Clinic, Spinal Cord Injury Clinic, and Spinal Defects Clinic, and provides physical therapy to newborns and infants in the NICU. In recent years, prior to coming back to San Diego, Karen worked at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy in Portola Valley, and California Children Services in San Mateo. Karen received her undergraduate degree in Social Ecology at the University of a California, Irvine and her Physical Therapy degree at the University of California at San Francisco. She is married to Mark Sullivan and they have 2 daughters, Janika and Julia. Karen enjoys volunteering with various adaptive sports organizations including Challenged Athletes Foundation, Life Rolls On, and Wheels 2 Water. She enjoys playing adult co-ed water polo, ocean swimming, sea glassing, biking at the beach, traveling and crafting in her free time.