Industrial Rehabilitation

OSPTA provides positive results to people who need help in meeting or returning to the physical challenges of their jobs. For more than 20 years, OSPTA has been providing industrial rehabilitation services to enable workers to remain healthy and safely return to work.

The Industrial Rehabilitation services offered by OSPTA include:

OSPTA offers convenient day and evening hours and every effort is made to begin a referred patient’s treatment as promptly as possible.

OSPTA encourages communication with the employers, case managers, and physicians to address the specific rehabilitation and recovery needs of each individual.

See below for details regarding each of these specialized services. Click on title for more information

Program Director

Mark Kerestan, PT, PA-C, CEAS established the OSPTA Industrial Rehabilitation Specialty Services in 1990. He has attended numerous post graduate continuing education programs by leaders in this area including Blankenship, Isernhagen, Matheson, The Back School of Atlanta, and Deborah Lechner of Ergoscience. He is certified to perform the Ergoscience Physical Work Performance Evaluation (FCE) and is a Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist through the Back School of Atlanta.

Mark performs FCEs, Post-Offer/Pre Work Screening, Ergonomic Assessments, and conducts Injury Prevention and Health Awareness Presentations for companies throughout southwestern Pennsylvania.

References Upon Request

OSPTA is an approved workers' compensation panel provider for many companies throughout western Pennsylvania and offers convenient day and evening hours so employees can receive prompt care before and after work.