HomeMid-Level ProvidersDeanna Vasiliauskas, MS, OTR/L

Deanna Vasiliauskas, MS, OTR/L

Philosophy of Care

I believe it is important to empower patients through understanding their diagnosis and the reason behind each exercise or treatment. In building a strong relationship with both the physician and patient, therapy will facilitate an optimum recovery and return to function. It is essential to keep up on the latest research and trends in the field to do what is best for our patients.

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Hand Therapy


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Certified and licensed by the National Board of Occupational Therapy and the State of Illinois
    • Occupational Therapy


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Traumatic and non-traumatic upper extremity injuries focused on the elbow, wrist, and hand. Special interest in orthopaedics, tendon lacerations, wound care, amputations, crush injuries, scar management, nerve compressions, and arthritic conditions. Fabricating custom orthoses and casting to improve movement.


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Helping others to help themselves.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    Graduation Date 05/1995
    Degree B.S.

    School University of Indianapolis
    Graduation Date 12/1997
    Degree M.S.

  • Memberships

    • American Society of Hand Therapists
    • Chicago Metro Hand Study Organization
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