Occupational Therapy

Our Occupational Therapist assists patients to maintain independence in the various facets of their lives. Occupational therapy assessments are offered as an in-hospital or community service. The following components are holistically assessed to ascertain the individual/family’s specific therapeutic needs:
  • Activities of daily living, such as dressing, washing, grooming
  • Instrumental activities such as money management, management of medication, household management
    purposeful/meaningful use of leisure time
  • Physical components such as upper limb strength, hand function, trunk stability, sitting and standing balance
    cognitive components such as orientation, memory, problem solving skills, analysis, judgement and reasoning
  • Sensation
  • Environment, such as stairs, whether grab rails are required, or other devices
  • Seating and wheelchair assessment if necessary.

Akeso Clinic Parktown

6 Junction Avenue
Parktown North
Office hours: 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday