Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy works with patients from birth to end of life to help regain lost function as a result of injury or disability that keeps them from completing daily activities they need and/or want to do.

Our Occupational Therapist at Clarke County Hospital is highly skilled in evaluating, designing, and implementing a treatment plan that is appropriate to each individual's needs in the following areas:

Daily self-care and home management difficulties including:

  • Dressing
  • Bathing
  • Feeding
  • Toileting
  • Cooking
  • Laundry

Hand and upper extremity conditions such as:

  • Shoulder injuries and pain
  • Elbow, forearm and hand injuries
  • Nerve injuries
  • Tendon injuries
  • Repetitive stress injuries
  • Worker's Compensation injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Basic custom splinting needs

Rehabilitation following a neurological event such as:

  • Stroke
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Brain injury
  • Parkinson' disease

Our Occupational Therapist also works with individuals' needs in the following areas:

  • Ergonomics Assessments
  • General strengthening and reconditioning following an injury
  • Low vision
  • Decline in Cognition
  • Pediatrics
  • Developmental delay
  • ADHD

Don't let limitations hold you back. If you or a loved one are facing challenges in completing daily tasks, talk with your primary care provider about a referral to our Occupational Therapist. For more information about Occupational Therapy Services at Clarke County Hospital, please call (641) 342-5340.