Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapists treat adults and children with injuries, illnesses, or disabilities through the therapeutic use of everyday activities. They help these patients develop, recover, and improve the skills needed for daily living and working.

Occupational Therapy Services at UMass Memoorial Medical Center

Occupational Therapists specialize in the evaluation and treatment of adults and children who need to improve the skills needed for daily living and working. Occupational therapists work with a patient’s physician and medical team, providing a total continuum of care to patients recovering from the following medical conditions:

  • Arthritis
  • Cancer
  • Neurological disorders
  • Upper extremity injuries
  • Post-surgery (such as total joint replacement)

Appointments for Occupational Therapy at UMass Memorial Medical Center

To schedule an appointment, a physician referral is required. Please call 508-334-8700.