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Heather L. Zuk, OT

Heather L. Zuk, OT

Occupational Therapist

 802-847-5151

Occupational Therapy

Female

Locations

792 College Parkway
Fanny Allen Campus, Medical Office Building, Suite 102
Colchester,  Vermont  05446

 802-847-5151

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Biographical Information

Heather Zuk is an occupational therapist at the University of Vermont Medical Center. She specializes in treating patients with ALS, brain injury, concussion, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Muscular Dystrophy (MD), neurologic movement disorders, Parkinson’s disease, spinal cord injury and stroke, using assistive technology.  She also evaluates and works with patients with age related changes such as mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s Disease.

Heather believes in helping people reach their highest potential and level of independence possible. Her goal is to help people with all types of diagnoses and medical challenges by evaluating their strengths and areas of difficulty to help them with the ultimate goal of getting back to driving or learning to drive. She provides objective and thorough assessments and training if possible, to help people achieve their goal of returning to driving if it is safe.

Learn more about occupational therapy at the UVM Medical Center.

Clinical Interests

  • Adaptive Equipment for Driving
  • Driver Rehabilitation
  • Medical Clearance for Driving
  • Recommendations for Vehicle Choice/Modifications
  • Senior Drivers

Special Procedures

Assistive Technology

Education

Other Education
University Of New Hampshire - Occupational Therapy

Board Certifications

Member Board
Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA)
Specialty
Assistive Technology Professional
Member Board
Association for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists
Specialty
Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist
Member Board
Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles
Specialty
Vermont Driving School Instructor

Language

English
Primary Language