Occupational Therapy helps patients regain the ability to perform daily functional activities and prior life roles resulting from injury or illness.
Our Occupational Therapists are highly trained clinicians who specialize in treating:
- Tendon and Nerve injuries
- Fractures and dislocations
- Sports injuries
- Post Surgical Care
- Workers Compensation
- Arthritic Conditions
- Pain Management
- Post Stroke Care
Specialized interventions provided by occupational therapists include:
- Flexibility and Strengthening Exercises
- Therapeutic Activities
- Motor Learning Programs
- Joint Protection Principles
- Home Exercise Programs
- Ergonomic Assessments and Adjustments
- Body Mechanics Training
Jason Melnyk, OTR/l, MS, CEAS II
Jason has been a licensed Occupational Therapist since graduating with a Bachelor’s (2001) and Master’s Degree (2002) in Occupational Therapy from Thomas Jefferson University.
Jason is a Certified Ergonomics Assessment Specialist – Level II, having received these credentials from The Back School of Atlanta, and is trained in administering Pre-Placement Post-Offer Assessments, Job Demand Analysis, and Functional Capacity Evaluations. His areas of clinical expertise are derived from multiple years in an academic health center, acute care, and outpatient service delivery. Jason is licensed in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania and is currently a faculty member for the Thomas Jefferson University Occupational Therapy Program.
Jason and his wife Sara are the proud parents of Madeline and Evelyn. In his free time, Jason enjoys reading, music and spending family time at the beach.