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Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy helps individuals achieve independence in many areas of their lives. Occupational therapy helps people develop skills for the job of living. In addition to dealing with physical well-being, occupational therapy practitioners address psychological, social and environmental factors that may hinder how an individual handles day-to-day functions. 

Occupational therapy services provided include:

  • Functional capacity assessments
  • Industrial consultations
  • Orthopedic rehabilitation
  • Rehabilitation from sports injuries
  • Hand therapy
  • Wound care
  • Stroke rehabilitation
  • Spinal cord rehabilitation
  • Head/brain injury rehabilitation
  • Lymphedema management
  • Pediatric therapy
  • Osteoporosis exercise consultation


(515) 247-3121
1111 6th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50314

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