Occupational Therapy Services - Orthopedic

WCH Occupational Therapy Services- Orthopedic provides individualized treatments geared toward restoring independence. Licensed Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants provide a positive environment that promotes health and healing. Our Occupational Therapy department consists of specialists in Hand Therapy. WCHHandTherapy-webversion.ppt.

Our therapists provided care for a variety of diagnoses such as:

  • Tendonitis such as Tennis Elbow
  • Myofascial Tissue Release
  • Nerve compressions such as carpal tunnel syndrome & cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Head Injury
  • ADL's & Adaptive Equipment Training
  • Wounds & Infections
  • Fractures, Dislocations & Sprains
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Amputations
  • Burns
  • Congenital Deformities
  • Splint Fabrication

Referring to an Occupational Therapist insures the following:

  • Accurate assessments, immediate care, & effective treatment which can reduce overall treatment time
  • Faster recovery results in decreased medical costs
  • Improved functional outcomes ensure a faster return to work and a productive lifestyle
  • Patient training and education improves compliance and helps to reduce the recurrence of repetitive injuries
  • On site workstation assessments
  • Ergonomic recommendations