Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy refers to the “occupation of everyday living”. Here at Ellett Memorial Hospital, our experienced Occupational Therapists are excellent at facilitating the rehabilitation of skills needed in order for a person to care for him/herself.

Some of the diagnoses treated with Occupational Therapy include –

  • Arthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hand/Wrist/Elbow injury
  • Neurological disorders
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Pediatric developmental disorders
  • Self-care management
  • Stroke
  • Wheelchair mobility and seating recommendations
  • FREE Injury Screenings
  • FREE Childhood Developmental Screenings

Who Would Benefit from OT Services –

A person may want to discuss the need for OT with his/her physician if they are experiencing difficulty with any of the following:

  • Feeding/dressing/bathing/grooming
  • Getting from one place to another
  • Low vision
  • Limitations in using arms
  • Childhood developmental delays

Occupational Therapy