Taima is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and Sports Certified Specialist with the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. Originally from New Jersey and graduating from the University of Delaware, she has been practicing on Maui since 2012. She specializes in outpatient orthopedics and sports rehabilitation and strives to provide each patient with quality care through a hands-on approach via manual therapy, individualized training programs, patient education, and encouragement on an individual’s path to recovery. Taima has worked with all age groups and athletes of different levels, but has a strong passion for working with high school and novice athletes. In her free time, Taima is an avid outrigger canoe paddler and coach for Na Kai ‘Ewalu Outrigger Canoe Club.