Occupational Therapy

Our occupational therapy services are a vital component of our comprehensive Rehabilitation program.  They include consultation, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of individuals whose abilities to cope with the tasks of daily living are threatened or impaired. Intervention focuses on achieving independence in all aspects of life. Treatment identifies deficits that hinder function and make appropriate collections to enhance a person’s skills for the job of living.

To schedule an occupational therapy appointment, please call Wickenburg Community Hospital Rehabilitation Department at 928-684-5529.

Meet Our Occupational Therapist

Ron Porter, OT

I’ve always enjoyed working closely with people and through occupational therapy, I get to do that almost every day.  It is rewarding to assist patients as they work through the challenges of regaining maximal independence and normalcy.

I earned my degree in Occupational Therapy from Pacific University in Forest Grove, OR in 1992. Areas of expertise include chronic neurological conditions, wrist and hand dysfunctions, functional electrical stimulation, and body mechanics.

I am a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association.

Hobbies and interests include motorcycling, hiking, music, and mentorship.

To find out about other members of WCH’s Comprehensive Rehab Team click here

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Community Hospital Clinics are located in Wickenburg, Wittmann, and Congress. We sincerely follow our mission to provide quality health and wellness services where the patient, family, and community come first.

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