Occupational therapist at the MFD Outpatient hospital “Iļģuciems”.

Date added: 22 03 2021

Occupational therapist Agnese Gavare starts the appointment at the MFD Outpatient hospital “Iļģuciems”.

Occupational therapy is one of the areas of rehabilitation that contributes to the involvement of a person in important daily activities, thereby contributing to independence, health and well-being in any conditions of life.

The main task of an occupational therapist is to help acquire / restore skills that allow the client to be independent in their daily activities, which are divided into:

Production activity - this can be study, paid work, etc .;

  • Production activity - this can be study, paid work, etc .;

  • Personal care - dressing, washing, toilet and other hygiene activities, eating and preparing food;
  • Leisure activities - hobbies, sports (physical activity), creativity, etc.

An occupational therapist works with people of all ages. People with movement disorders, head injuries, fractures, peripheral nerve damage, polytrauma, neurological and rheumatic conditions, mental illness, or people who need advice on accessing the environment, applying ergonomic principles in the work environment or in daily life may seek advice from occupational therapists.

Riga, Bullu Street 9, LV-1055, Latvia


 ilguciems AT mfd DOT lv 

MFD Healthcare group began its history more than 50 years ago as an outpatient health care facility. At this moment the MFD is one of the largest multi-profile healthcare company that provides a wide range of health care services to more than 400 000 patients in different locations in Riga and Latvia. By using the latest technologies and excellent medical experience, MFD main objective is to take care of the health of the population by ensuring timely disease prevention, as well as providing effective diagnostic and treatment services.

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