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John Herron, OT-RL

Occupational Therapist

Gender: Male
Experience: 7 years

About John Herron, OT-RL

John Herron, OT-RL is an occupational therapist, ergonomics occupational therapist, hand occupational therapist, human factors occupational therapist, neurorehabilitation occupational therapist, driving and community mobility occupational therapist, gerontology occupational therapist, mental health occupational therapist, physical rehabilitation occupational therapist, environmental modification occupational therapist, feeding, eating & swallowing occupational therapist, and low vision occupational therapist who practices at Total Rehab Solutions located at 6157 Airport Blvd in Suite 852022 in Mobile, AL 36685 (Mobile County).

Mr. John Herron has 7 years of experience in occupational therapy.

Education

John Herron, OT-RL earned a degree of a Occupational Therapist, Registered, Licensed.

Licenses and Affiliations

John Herron, OT-RL has been registered with the National Provider Identifier database since June 11, 2013, and his NPI number is 1003254160.

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To schedule an appointment with Mr. John Herron, please call (504) 812-1369.

Occupational Therapist

Mr. John Herron is an Occupational Therapist in Mobile, AL with special training and skill in holistically treating injured, ill, or disabled patients through therapeutic activities that help them develop, recover, improve, and maintain the skills needed for daily living and working. As an Occupational Therapist, John Herron, OT-RL performs rehabilitation of patients with mental, emotional, and physical disabilities by planning and administering medically prescribed occupational therapy. Occupational Therapy is physiological treatment of patients recuperating from physical or mental illness that encourages rehabilitation through the performance of activities required in daily life. Significant diseases and conditions treated by Occupational Therapists include work related upper extremity injuries, amputees and people with special prosthetics, stroke or heart attack victims, arthritis, multiple sclerosis or permanent disabilities patients, patients with head injuries and mental disabilities, severe burn and spinal cord trauma patients. Medical tests, procedures and therapies provided by Occupational Therapists include individualized evaluation to determine the patient's goals; customized intervention to improve the patient's ability to perform daily activities, and outcome evaluation to ensure that the goals are being met and/or intervention plan adjusted.

Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

Ergonomics Occupational Therapist

Mr. John Herron is an Ergonomics Occupational Therapist in Mobile, AL with special training and skill in activity analysis. As an Ergonomics Occupational Therapist, John Herron, OT-RL performs observation and activity analysis in business and corporate environments. Ergonomics Occupational Therapy is the management of injury risk factors in the workplace in order to improve employee safety, health, comfort, and productivity. Significant diseases and conditions treated by Ergonomics Occupational Therapists include stress, injuries, and disabilities. Medical tests, procedures and therapies provided by Ergonomics Occupational Therapists include identifying injury risk factors, adapting workplace environments and equipment accordingly, and creating employee education programs.

Ergonomics Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

Hand Occupational Therapist

Mr. John Herron is a Hand Occupational Therapist in Mobile, AL with special training and skill in emphasizing the patient's performance of desired activities as the primary goal of therapy while improving the mobility and range of motion of damaged or dysfunctional hands or upper extremities. As a Hand Occupational Therapist, John Herron, OT-RL performs customized therapy protocols to improve hand and upper extremity functions. Hand Occupational Therapy is the rehabilitation of hands and upper extremities performed by occupational therapists who prioritize the patient's participation needs — returning to the activities he or she finds fulfilling, necessary, and meaningful. Significant diseases and conditions treated by Hand Occupational Therapists include Dupuytren’s contracture, carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis, distal interphalangeal joint dislocations, tendonitis, fractures, burns, ulnar sided wrist pain, and nerve and tendon surgical repair. Medical tests, procedures and therapies provided by Hand Occupational Therapists include workstation evaluation and modification, healthy work habit training for employees, strengthening exercises, joint conservation and mobilization, sensory re-education, lymphedema management, edema control, pain management, wound care, custom splinting, and scar remodeling.

Hand Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

Human Factors Occupational Therapist

Human Factors Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

Neurorehabilitation Occupational Therapist

Neurorehabilitation Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

Driving and Community Mobility Occupational Therapist

Mr. John Herron is a Driving and Community Mobility Occupational Therapist in Mobile, AL with special training and skill in enabling participation in daily activities. As a Driving and Community Mobility Occupational Therapist, John Herron, OT-RL performs services for patients of all ages in schools, hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and nursing homes. Driving and Community Mobility Occupational Therapy is the assessment and improvement of conditions that hinder patients' driving skills and ability to travel around their community safely. Significant diseases and conditions treated by Driving and Community Mobility Occupational Therapists include visual disorders, developmental disabilities, injuries, and neurodegenerative diseases. Medical tests, procedures and therapies provided by Driving and Community Mobility Occupational Therapists include patient evaluation, driving education, strength and motion restoration, and alternative transportation planning.

Driving And Community Mobility Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

Gerontology Occupational Therapist

Mr. John Herron is a Gerontology Occupational Therapist in Mobile, AL with special training and skill in increasing the quality of life and independence of patients with disabilities, trauma, or sicknesses that restrict their ability to perform simple and complex everyday activities. As a Gerontology Occupational Therapist, John Herron, OT-RL performs ability assessments, fall prevention environmental modifications, safe movement strategies, longevity education, and emotional support. Gerontology Occupational Therapy is used to help the elderly stay as functional and independent as possible. Significant diseases and conditions treated by Gerontology Occupational Therapists include arthritis, hearing loss, vision loss, balance loss, post-stroke paralysis, ALS, dementia, and Alzheimer's. Medical tests, procedures and therapies provided by Gerontology Occupational Therapists include identifying patient’s weaknesses, strengths, and risk factors; assessing cognitive function which affects the ability to learn new, safer ways of doing daily tasks; and crafting environment modification and physical therapy protocols.

Gerontology Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

Mental Health Occupational Therapist

Mental Health Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapist

Mr. John Herron is a Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapist in Mobile, AL with special training and skill in helping patients regain lost mobility after an illness, injury, or impairment. As a Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapist, John Herron, OT-RL performs physical exercises centered on helping patients regain physical strength, mobility, flexibility, and independence while reducing or eliminating related pain. Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapy is a medical specialty focusing on helping patients regain physical strength and mobility lost or impaired due to illness or injury. Significant diseases and conditions treated by Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapists include injury or impairment after traumatic illness or injury such as stroke, brain damage, and spinal cord injury, post-surgical recovery, athletic injury, impairment from congenital birth defects, and chronic conditions like multiple sclerosis (MS). Medical tests, procedures and therapies provided by Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapists include diagnostic imaging, mobility and pain assessment, physical exercise planning and execution, assistive devices and technology, medical massage, and patient education.

Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

Environmental Modification Occupational Therapist

Mr. John Herron is an Environmental Modification Occupational Therapist in Mobile, AL with special training and skill in environmental modification beyond that of a general occupational therapist. As an Environmental Modification Occupational Therapist, John Herron, OT-RL performs modification of a patient's home, work, or school environment. Environmental Modification Occupational Therapy is the change or adaptation of a patient's environment to ensure their safety and independence in performing daily activities. Significant diseases and conditions treated by Environmental Modification Occupational Therapists include impaired senses, arthritis, cerebral palsy, Parkinson's disease, and stroke. Medical tests, procedures and therapies provided by Environmental Modification Occupational Therapists include analyzing a patient's environmental needs and disruptors, strengthening a patient's skills, providing patients with devices and assistive technology, and consulting during new construction or building rehab projects.

Environmental Modification Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

Feeding, Eating & Swallowing Occupational Therapist

Mr. John Herron is a Feeding, Eating & Swallowing Occupational Therapist in Mobile, AL with special training and skill in holistically evaluating and resolving eating and swallowing dysfunctions by addressing environmental, cultural, physiological, and psychosocial interventions. As a Feeding, Eating & Swallowing Occupational Therapist, John Herron, OT-RL performs holistic care in neonatal intensive care units, outpatient clinics, rehabilitation hospitals, mental health facilities, nursing facilities, and hospices. Feeding, Eating & Swallowing Occupational Therapy is comprehensive management of feeding, eating, and swallowing challenges. Significant diseases and conditions treated by Feeding, Eating & Swallowing Occupational Therapists include difficulty raising food to the mouth, aspiration, dementia, and psychologically based eating disorders. Medical tests, procedures and therapies provided by Feeding, Eating & Swallowing Occupational Therapists include videofluoroscopy, ultrasonography, electromyography, swallowing technique education, behavior modification program, environmental modification, providing adaptive equipment, and neuromuscular electrical stimulation.

Feeding Eating Swallowing Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

Low Vision Occupational Therapist

Low Vision Occupational Therapists in Mobile, AL

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John Herron, OT-RL Practice Locations:

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John Herron, OT-RL
Occupational Therapist

Total Rehab Solutions
6157 Airport Blvd, Suite 852022
Mobile, AL 36685

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