OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

Our Occupational Therapy team helps individuals of all ages to improve their abilities to perform everyday activities and establish independence by promoting the development of cognitive, sensory, physical and motor skills. Our therapists help children and adults to not only adapt, but also thrive in the environment in their homes, schools, places of work and communities.

We have two full-time occupational therapists, Andrew Geleynse and Dana Visser who are dedicated professionals to provide quality care to you and your family. They work with patients with a variety of types of therapy including:

Orthopedics
•   Splints for hand, wrist, and elbow fractures – custom fit to assure comfort and protection
•   Tendonitis at the elbow, wrist, and hand
•   Recovery from fracture – ROM and strength
•   Tendon repairs
•   Post-surgical elbow, wrist, and hand
•   Conservative care for carpal tunnel, de quervain’s tenosynovitis
•   Conservative care for tennis elbow
•   Arthritis management and adaptive equipment

Limitations in daily tasks
•   People who struggle with dressing
•   People in need of home safety assessments
•   Visual limitations – working with individuals to adapt the environment and daily tasks who are struggling with visual loss
•   Neurological conditions

Stroke
•   Parkinson’s and multiple sclerosis – focusing on proper movement, strength, ADL participation, and adaptive equipment
•   Cognitive
•   Working with individuals to accommodate for cognitive difficulties through use of accommodations

Pediatrics
•   Sensory processing
•   Fine motor coordination
•   Developmental delay
•   Difficulties in ADLs (handwriting, dressing, and utensil use)
•   Feeding difficulties
•   Pool therapy

Call 722-8125 to schedule an appointment with our Occupational Therapy team.

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