Occupational Therapy

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Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapists play an important role in assisting patients increase their quality of life and achieve their highest level of function. After a thorough evaluation, we create an individualized treatment plan to improve your functional level and adapt to your environment.

Saddleback Medical Center Occupational Therapists are trained to improve movement and restore function in the following diseases or disorders:

  • Stroke
  • Parkinsons’ Disease and other movement disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cancer rehabilitation
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Arthritis
  • Multiple traumas
  • Orthopedic conditions
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Hand Injuries
  • Work-related Injuries

One-on-one treatment with your occupational therapist can include the following:

  • Therapeutic exercise and activities to improve strength and coordination
  • Activities of daily living training for basic self-care or home management
  • Cognitive Training for attention span, memory, problem solving and thinking skills
  • Perceptual Training to improve one’s ability to interpret sensory information received from the environment
  • Custom fabrication of static, dynamic or static progressive splints
  • Therapeutic Modalities