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John Schweiss, OTR/L

Hand Therapy, Industrial Rehabilitation

Clinic: St. Paul

Education: Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy in 1997 from Western Michigan University

Joined Saunders: 2014

John Schweiss, OTR/L

John Schweiss has worked primarily in industrial rehabilitation, performing FCEs, work conditioning and job analysis. He has consulted with a variety of industries to implement injury prevention programs and facilitate safe return to work for injured employees. John developed a self assessment for office workers to adjust their work stations and address their musculoskeletal problems.

He has a strong background and interest in working with orthopedic upper extremity problems. He taught clinical reasoning for the occupational therapy program and provided clinical instruction for OT students at Jefferson College of Health Sciences in Roanoke, VA. Outside of work John enjoys time with his family, camping, hiking, fishing and exploring places where there is no cell phone service.