Health Services

Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants help beneficiaries participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities (occupations).

Common Interventions

Common occupational therapy interventions include helping people recovering from injury to regain skills and providing supports for older adults experiencing physical and cognitive changes.

Occupational therapy services typically include:

  • An individualized evaluation, during which the client/family and occupational therapist determine treatment goals
  • A customized intervention to improve the person’s performance and to achieve treatment goals
  • An outcomes evaluation to ensure that goals are being met, or to identify needed changes to the intervention plan

Services

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Ergonomic education/aids
  • Desensitization / sensory retraining
  • Custom splint fabrication
  • Upper extremity rehabilitation

Commonly seen diagnoses:

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dequervain’s Tenosynovitis
  • Dupuytren’s Disease
  • Elbow / shoulder injuries
  • Wrist / hand injuries
  • Flexor tendon / extensor tendon Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Trigger finger

Contact Us

Phone

240-612-1839

Hours

Monday–Friday
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closures
Daily
11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
*Hours subject to change in support of Federal holidays, designated family days, and training days held on the 2nd Thursday of the month

Location

1st Floor
1060 West Perimeter Rd.
Joint Base Andrews MD 20762

TRICARE Prime

TRICARE Prime patients can make primary care appointments via TRICARE Online
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