Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy Clinic provides evaluations and treatments of Soldiers diagnosed with upper extremity and cognitive injuries affecting routine and instrumental activities of daily living, work and leisure tasks. Treatment approaches involve using purposeful activities, adaptive equipment, and occupational interventions to increase functional independence and expeditious return to duty. This includes pre and post surgical rehabilitation. Active duty service members have priority. When appointment slots are feasibly available; family members, retired military and their dependents, and DOD civilians will be seen.

Services Offered

  • Orthopedic upper extremity evaluation and treatment
  • Comprehensive cognitive evaluation and treatment
  • Cognitive re-training activities
  • Thermal modality application
  • Electrical modality application
  • Neuromuscular re-education/ desensitization
  • Upper extremity mobilization
  • Scar tissue massage
  • Battlefield simulation activities
  • MOS specific activities
  • UE orthotic fabrication, prefabrication fitting and training
  • Ergonomic principles
  • Work simulator and functional evaluation testing
  • Issue and treat with adaptive and assistive equipment
  • Treatment Ideas include computer and gaming technology
  • Instruct in life skills and vocational planning
  • Patient education handouts

 Services Not Offered

  • Work hardening
  • Pediatric sensory integration principles
  • Food swallowing tests
  • Fabrication of lower extremity orthotics
  • Prosthetic fitting and training
Contact Information 
Phone: (315) 774-6264
Hours:

Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Location:

11050 Mt. Belvedere Blvd.

Fort Drum, NY 13602