Core Physical Therapy is Ecstatic to Offer Occupational Therapy Services Starting May 21st!
Sarah Shivley, OTR/L, MOT, WCC – Occupational Therapist
As an experienced Hand and Upper Extremity Occupational Therapist, Sarah works directly with Orthopedic Surgeons in the Chicago Land Area to customize treatment for both conservative and post surgical Occupational Therapy needs. Understanding your individual diagnosis and/or surgery as well as the resulting treatment—her philosophy is to treat each patient with the best individual care available. The goal of both Core and Sarah is to reinstate your quality of life as quickly as possible by restoring your ability to execute daily tasks
Sarah is skilled in treatment of the elbow, hand, thumb/fingers, which may include custom orthosis fabrication and adjustments, wound care, kinesiotaping, joint mobilization, tendon and nerve injuries, fractures, static and dynamic orthotics and bracing, ergonomic education, modalities, suture removal, assessing the physical capability and accordingly altering the medical therapy plans and utilizing various therapy tools as needed. Additionally, Sarah will work closely with your physician to effectively and safely carry out the rehabilitation procedures of her patients.
|Services:||Common Conservative and Postoperative Diagnoses Treated:|
Exercise and Strengthening programs
Silver Ring Fittings
Fractures, Sprains and Dislocation of the Elbow, Forearm, Wrist, Hand and Fingers
Tendon and Nerve Injuries/Repairs
Boutonniere and Swan-Neck Deformities
Medial and Lateral Epicondylitis
Wounds : Trauma and Infections
Amputations and re-plantation
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Bicep and Tricep Injuries