Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy is a skilled profession that is devoted to helping adults and children lead independent and productive lives. It involves the use of therapeutic exercises, assistive devices, splinting and cognitive/perceptual retraining.

Occupational therapy services typically include an individualized assessment, a personalized treatment plan and ongoing reassessment.

Some health conditions that can benefit from occupational therapy include:

  • Arthritis, multiple sclerosis or other serious chronic conditions
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Birth injuries, learning problems or developmental disabilities
  • Burns, spinal cord injuries or amputations
  • Limitations following a stroke, traumatic brain injury or other neurological disorder
  • Orthopedic injuries (broken bones or other injuries from falls, sports or accidents)
  • Specific hand injuries
  • Vision or cognitive problems
  • Work-related injuries

Occupational Therapy Locations

  • Memorial Regional Hospital South: 954-265-5453
  • Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital: 954-265-5453
  • Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Outpatient Rehabilitation Center – Coral Springs: 954-575-8962
  • Memorial Hospital West: 954-844-7180
  • Memorial Hospital Miramar: 954-538-4760

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