River’s Edge Hospital honors occupational therapy month

April is Occupational Therapy Month. River’s Edge Hospital has three experienced occupational therapists to help you maximize your independence and quality of life. Read more about them in the Services section on our website.

What do Occupational Therapists do? Some of the common diagnoses the OTs work with are:

  • Shoulder, hip, or knee replacements
  • Hand, wrist, and elbow fractures
  • Overuse/repetitive injuries of the upper extremity
  • Cognitive impairments
  • Parkinson’s Disease (LSVT BIG program)
  • Stoke
  • Lymphedema/Edema
  • Breast Cancer

The occupational therapists at River’s Edge can also assist with employee ergonomic screenings and community mobility assessments.

To make an appointment call 507-934-7638.