Massage and traction are hands-on treatments that can be provided by an occupational therapist.
Massage and traction are be provided by an occupational therapist to help you participate in everyday activities. They are a hands-on form of therapy that includes:
Commonly treated areas or regions of the body include the neck, back, hips, knees, wrists and shoulders.
In addition to providing treatment, an occupational therapist will usually:
It is important to remember that the total cost of this care path does not include medicine, imaging studies, or referrals to other healthcare providers. Those charges can add up.
Before your appointment with an occupational therapist write down your:
Here are some questions to ask your occupational therapist:
After your appointment, you should understand your treatment plan, including home exercises recommended by the therapist.
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