Occupational Therapy includes a comprehensive assessment by a licensed Occupational Therapist to assess the specific needs of each patient. The initial evaluation will assess the home environment, adaptive equipment needs, range of motion (upper body and hands specifically), strength, energy/ breathing coordination, and ability to perform activities of daily living (ADL’s).
Conditions we commonly treat for Occupational Therapy:
Arthritis Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Lymphedema Heart Failure and Cardiac Conditions
Incontinence Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Osteoporosis Deconditioning and Weakness
Wheelchair Sitting Evaluations Shoulder and Hand injuries
Sports Injuries Splinting and Orthotic Fitting/Training
Traumatic Brain Injury Variety of Musculoskeletal Disorders
Education on Energy Conservation, Work Adaptation, Cognitive Training, etc.
Neurological Conditions like Stroke, Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis, SLE, Alzheimers, etc.