Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy (OT) is responsible for the evaluation and treatment of patient’s with deficits resulting from multiple reasons including:  stroke, brain injury, orthopedic injuries, general weakness from various diseases.  OT addresses the following areas:

  • Assist patient’s to regain ability to perform Activities of daily living (ADLs) such as dressing, grooming, bathing
  • Assist patient’s to regain ability to perform IADLs such as cooking and cleaning
  • Upper extremity strength and coordination
  • Positioning and contracture management
  • Fine motor skills
  • Low Vision
  • Identification and implementation of appropriate adaptive equipment
  • Functional Mobility necessary for safety with dressing, grooming, bathing