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Occupational Therapy

We assist your patients in managing the challenges of everyday life.

Licensed occupational therapists at Baylor Scott & White Health use patient-centered treatments to help your patients develop, recover or maintain skills needed for work and daily living.

Services

We use purposeful activity to evaluate and train your patients who may be suffering from physical, sensory, visual-perceptual and cognitive deficits.

Some of our methods and therapies include:

  • Neuromuscular retraining and re-education, including range of motion exercises, strengthening, balance, stretching, sensory re-education
  • Assessment of need for adaptive equipment
  • Assessment of need for equipment for home safety
  • Cognitive assessment and retraining
  • Training for self-care activities
  • Wheelchair assessment and fitting
  • Orthotic fitting
  • Training in post-op weight bearing and other precautions
  • Developing post-op home programs for patients, family members and caregivers
  • Hand therapy
  • Driving safety and assessment
  • Handwriting

Conditions We Treat

Occupational therapists work with adult and pediatric patients to manage physical, neurological or development conditions.

Some of the diagnoses which we commonly receive referrals for include:

  • ALS
  • Brachialplexus injuries
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Complex shoulder injuries
  • CRPS
  • Crush injuries
  • CVA
  • Essential tremors
  • Generalized UE weakness
  • Guillain-Barré
  • MS
  • Orthopedic injuries
  • Pain management
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Peripheral nerve injuries
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Sports injuries
  • Stroke
  • TBI

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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Baylor Scott & White Health

Baylor Scott & White Health offers a comprehensive range of adult and pediatric rehabilitation services.

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