Occupational Therapy

Rush Rehabilitation's Occupational Therapy department is focused on providing functionally oriented treatment that helps individuals of all ages who, because of physical, developmental, social or emotional problems, need specialized assistance to gain or regain functional independence, promote developmental skills, and/or to prevent disability.

Rush Occupational Therapy specializes in:

  • Orthopedic Inujuries
  • Deficits in Self Care Functions
  • Visual/Perceptual Deficits
  • Splint Fabrication
  • Job Site Analysis
  • Assistive Technology/
    Adaptive Equipment
  • Work/Sports Related Injuries
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Cognitive Deficits
  • Finctional Capacity
  • Evaluations
  • Work Hardening

Pediatrics under Rush Occupational Therapy specializes in:

  • Upper Extremity Fractures
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Developmental Delays
  • Arthritis
  • Stroke/Heart Attack
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • High Risk Infants
  • Acute/Chronic Arm Pain
  • Burns
  • Parkinsons's Disease
  • Mental Illness/Substance Abuse
  • Cerebral Palsy/
  • Congenital Anomalies