Occupational Therapy (OT)

Occupational Therapists at Driscoll Children's Hospital are health care professionals who provide care to children from prematurity to age 21. Occupational Therapy helps children acquire and successfully perform activities of daily living in their environment.

Evaluation and Treatment Services Include:

  • Fine and Gross motor development
  • Functional Play
  • Activities of daily living (feeding, dressing, bathing)
  • Sensory-integration
  • Perceptual skills training
  • Visual Motor skills training
  • Aquatics
  • Serial Casting/Upper Extremity orthotics
  • Hand Function
  • Therapeutic listening
  • Adaptive equipment needs

Contact Information

Driscoll Children's Hospital
Rehabilitation Services

3533 S. Alameda Street
Corpus Christi, Texas 78411

Phone: 694-5678
Fax: (361) 694-4821

To determine if a child qualifies for financial assistance or for support with insurance pre-authorization, contact Driscoll Children's Hospital's Billing at (361) 694-5111.

Making an Appointment / Referral
A physician prescription or referral is required prior to making an appointment. A referral form can be obtained by calling (361) 694-5678.

Referrals can be faxed to (361) 694-4821

How to reach us:
Rehabilitation Services Direct Line

For TTY Deaf Messaging Connect to TTY Interpretation by dialing
(800) 735-2989

Healthcare Professionals


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