Occupational Therapy Available in Laredo, TX
Occupational therapy is a specialty of the medical team at VitalMed Urgent Care. The occupational therapists at our McPherson Road location in Laredo, Texas, are skilled and experienced in using the latest techniques for reducing pain, enhancing strength, increasing range of motion and improving mobility. We are dedicated to helping our patients acquire and refine the skills they need to perform their jobs, which may have become difficult or impossible to accomplish due to an injury, illness or declining health. In addition to traditional employment and work skills, a “job” may also include activities of daily living and self-care.
If you choose VitalMed Urgent Care for occupational therapy, our seasoned therapists will work closely with you to gain an understanding of your goals and challenges, then develop a fully customized fitness and wellness program designed to help you meet and overcome them. Ultimately, we will help you find the most conservative treatment approach that will be effective for you over the long term.
What Can Be Achieved With Occupational Therapy?
Often prescribed by physicians as a first-line treatment for an injury or illness, occupational therapy can help you regain your physical function by making you stronger and more flexible. For instance, occupational therapy can help you:
- Prepare for the physical responsibilities of a new job
- Find effective pain relief
- Return to work and resume other daily activities
- Improve your balance and coordination
- Reduce the risk of falling
- Prevent further injuries
- Delay or eliminate the need for surgery
At VitalMed Urgent Care, we take a compassionate approach to occupational therapy, which is backed by evidence-based research. If you’re ready to safely and independently return to activities that are important to you, we can help.
To learn more, contact VitalMed Urgent Care today. In addition to on-site occupational therapy, we offer a full slate of non-emergency urgent care and occupational health services at our McPherson Road location in Laredo, TX.