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Fritz Bruggemeyer, MOT/L


 

JOB TITLE

  • Occupational Therapist
  • Hand Therapist

CLINICAL SPECIALTY

  • Hand therapy
  • Ergonomics
  • Graston Technique
  • Neurological rehabilitation
  • Driver assessments
  • Inpatient rehabilitation

CERTIFICATIONS

Graston Technique

PRACTICE LOCATIONS

  • Tuality Orthopedic and Rehabilitation

 

CLINICAL FOCUS

Outpatient occupational and hand therapy with a focus on rehabilitation of upper extremity injuries and surgeries.

TREATMENT PHILOSOPHY

Fritz enjoys collaborating with patients to find solutions that fit their lifestyle and capabilities.  His treatment philosophy brings a variety of techniques together depending on the injury, the individual, and how they progress. Fritz believes that building a relationship with his patients helps him to understand what they need most, and helps them understand what therapy can offer.

BIOGRAPHY

Fritz joined Tuality Healthcare in 2009 after working for 1 year at Avamere Rehabilitation.  Fritz has strong clinical interest in outpatient occupational/hand therapy with a focus on rehabilitation of upper extremity injuries and surgeries.  Fritz also assists with inpatient occupational therapy at Tuality Community Hospital.  In Fritz’s downtime, he enjoys camping, cooking, euro-style tabletop games and keeping up with his twin toddlers and athletic 5-year-old daughter.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science: Psychology, Lawrence University, Appleton, WI

Masters Degree: Occupational Therapy, Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR