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Physical and Occupational Therapy

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Milwaukee
(414-672-1353)

Waukesha
(414-408-2530)

Occupational Therapy Services

Treatment for conditions of shoulder to hand:

  • Fractures
  • Strain and sprains
  • Chronic pain
  • Weakness
  • Arthritis
  • Nerve injuries/compressions
  • Strokes
  • Work related injuries
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Tendon injuries

Services:

  • Injury education
  • Pain management
  • Manual therapy
  • Neuromuscular reeducation
  • Custom splint fabrication
  • Strengthening and stretching
  • Work task simulation and modification
  • Ergonomics evaluation and education
  • Edema control

Physical Therapy Services

Treatment:

  • Lower extremity (LE) and Spinal Fractures
  • LE strains and sprains
  • Spinal strain and sprains
  • Chronic and acute injuries- falls/MVAs
  • Weakness from inactivity/immobilization
  • Arthritis
  • LE Nerve Injuries/compressions
  • Strokes
  • Work related injuries

Prevention:

  • Education about proper body mechanics and correct posture
  • Recommendations for splinting and assistive devices
  • Healthy exercise guidelines to decrease future acute and chronic pain flare-ups
  • Home exercise programs
  • Job modification for increased safety and pain reduction
  • Home modifications for assistive devices and equipment

Medical care:

  • Work with nursing and medical staff to decrease patient pain after accidents and injuries
  • Ensure safety in the home and work setting with appropriate weight restrictions
  • Work with providers to optimize aerobic capacity and strength in patients
  • Recommend doctors order additional diagnostic testing
  • Focus on muscle stretching and muscle relaxation after an injury
  • Work with Social Services to increase access to adequate health insurance

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1032 S. Cesar E. Chavez Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53204

Milwaukee: 414-672-1353
Waukesha: 262-408-2530

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Milwaukee: 414-672-1353 | Waukesha: 262-408-2530