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Meet Melissa Volkert


Occupational Therapy

About Melissa

Melissa, a New Jersey native, is a Board Certified Occupational Therapist. She is one of the unique occupational therapists in the area by having a subspecialty in neurological rehabilitation, particularly with traumatic brain injury, stroke, and vision therapy. Melissa joined Vail-Summit Physical Therapy in 2011. 

For patients in the Frisco clinic, Melissa’s services include: assessment of daily life activities, return-to-work and community integration with focus on cognitive, vision, sensory processing, and psycho-social interventions. She also completes baseline and post-concussion Impact testing, home safety and driving evaluations for older adults or those with mobility or cognitive impairments, wheelchair seating evaluations.

Melissa is also the Lead Occupational Therapist in St. Anthony Summit Medical Center providing acute care services to orthopedic-trauma, general medical, and post-surgical patients. She helps facilitate the Summit County Brain Injury Support Group supported through the Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado, Vail-Summit Physical Therapy, and St. Anthony Summit Medical Center.

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