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Ruth S. Tanouye

Occupational Therapist

Gender: Female
Experience: 8 years

About Ruth S. Tanouye

Ruth S. Tanouye is an occupational therapist, ergonomics occupational therapist, hand occupational therapist, pediatrics occupational therapist, and physical rehabilitation occupational therapist who practices at Ruth S. Tanouye Practice located at 7352 W 82nd St in Playa Vista, Los Angeles, CA 90045 (Los Angeles County).

Ms. Ruth S. Tanouye has 8 years of experience in occupational therapy.

Licenses and Affiliations

Ruth S. Tanouye has been registered with the National Provider Identifier database since November 06, 2012, and her NPI number is 1346594884.

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To schedule an appointment with Ms. Ruth S. Tanouye, please call (818) 523-7887.

Occupational Therapist

Ms. Ruth S. Tanouye is an Occupational Therapist in Los Angeles, CA 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, Ruth S. Tanouye 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 Playa Vista, Los Angeles, CA

Ergonomics Occupational Therapist

Ms. Ruth S. Tanouye is an Ergonomics Occupational Therapist in Los Angeles, CA with special training and skill in activity analysis. As an Ergonomics Occupational Therapist, Ruth S. Tanouye 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 Playa Vista, Los Angeles, CA

Hand Occupational Therapist

Ms. Ruth S. Tanouye is a Hand Occupational Therapist in Los Angeles, CA 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, Ruth S. Tanouye 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 Playa Vista, Los Angeles, CA

Pediatrics Occupational Therapist

Ms. Ruth S. Tanouye is a Pediatrics Occupational Therapist in Los Angeles, CA with special training and skill in helping physically or mentally disabled children develop cognitive, motor, social, and self-care skills. As a Pediatrics Occupational Therapist, Ruth S. Tanouye performs educational and physical learning exercises with children disabled by injury or illness. Pediatric Occupational Therapy is a medical specialty dedicated to helping disabled children gain personal independence by improving sensory, motor, visual perception, and social interaction skills. Significant diseases and conditions treated by Pediatric Occupational Therapists include impairments resulting from birth injuries or defects, sensory processing disorders, traumatic injuries, autism, childhood arthritis, spina bifida, multiple sclerosis (MS), Parkinson's disease, cerebral palsy, and many other conditions that affect children's motor and learning skills. Medical tests, procedures and therapies provided by Pediatric Occupational Therapists include play therapy, handwriting exercises, motor planning, gross motor coordination, sensory modulation, visual perception skills, and parental education.

Pediatric Occupational Therapists in Playa Vista, Los Angeles, CA

Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapist

Ms. Ruth S. Tanouye is a Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapist in Los Angeles, CA with special training and skill in helping patients regain lost mobility after an illness, injury, or impairment. As a Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapist, Ruth S. Tanouye 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 Playa Vista, Los Angeles, CA

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Occupational Therapist

Ruth S. Tanouye Practice
7352 W 82nd St
Los Angeles, CA 90045

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