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Belinda J. Torrez, OT-RL

Occupational Therapist

Gender: Female
Experience: 12 years

About Belinda J. Torrez, OT-RL

Belinda Jo Torrez, OT-RL is an occupational therapist, ergonomics occupational therapist, hand occupational therapist, human factors occupational therapist, physical rehabilitation occupational therapist, and environmental modification occupational therapist who practices at Strive Sports & Family Medicine located at 16730 Bernardo Center Dr in Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, CA 92128 (San Diego County).

Mrs. Belinda J. Torrez has 12 years of experience in occupational therapy.

Education

Belinda J. Torrez, OT-RL earned a degree of a Occupational Therapist, Registered, Licensed.

Licenses and Affiliations

Belinda J. Torrez, OT-RL has been registered with the National Provider Identifier database since November 20, 2008, and her NPI number is 1245485093.

Book an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with Mrs. Belinda J. Torrez, please call (858) 676-1166.

Occupational Therapist

Mrs. Belinda J. Torrez is an Occupational Therapist in San Diego, 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, Belinda J. Torrez, 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 Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, CA

Ergonomics Occupational Therapist

Mrs. Belinda J. Torrez is an Ergonomics Occupational Therapist in San Diego, CA with special training and skill in activity analysis. As an Ergonomics Occupational Therapist, Belinda J. Torrez, 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 Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, CA

Hand Occupational Therapist

Mrs. Belinda J. Torrez is a Hand Occupational Therapist in San Diego, 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, Belinda J. Torrez, 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 Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, CA

Human Factors Occupational Therapist

Human Factors Occupational Therapists in Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, CA

Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapist

Mrs. Belinda J. Torrez is a Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapist in San Diego, CA with special training and skill in helping patients regain lost mobility after an illness, injury, or impairment. As a Physical Rehabilitation Occupational Therapist, Belinda J. Torrez, 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 Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, CA

Environmental Modification Occupational Therapist

Mrs. Belinda J. Torrez is an Environmental Modification Occupational Therapist in San Diego, CA with special training and skill in environmental modification beyond that of a general occupational therapist. As an Environmental Modification Occupational Therapist, Belinda J. Torrez, 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.

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Belinda J. Torrez, OT-RL Practice Locations:

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Belinda J. Torrez, OT-RL
Occupational Therapist

Strive Sports & Family Medicine
16730 Bernardo Center Dr
San Diego, CA 92128

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