TIRR Memorial Hermann Outpatient Rehabilitation offers pre-driving assessments for people experiencing functional changes due to a neurologic incident, trauma, surgery or the aging process. It is an essential part of the driving assessment to address any deficits that may influence safety and independence as a licensed driver.

What Medical Conditions May Affect Driving Skills?

These conditions may affect vision, memory, attention, and the ability to problem solve and react quickly.

What Will Licensed Occupational Therapists Formally Assess?

  • Vision
  • Spatial awareness
  • Attention
  • Problem solving
  • Sequencing
  • Cognitive processing skills
  • Reaction time
  • Ability to read traffic signs
  • Physical performance skills
  • Sensation

Appropriate recommendations will be made and tailored to individual patient needs. The patient and referring physician will be informed of the recommendations, which may include:

  • Return to or continue with independent driving
  • Referral to a behind-the-wheel driving assessment

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To make a referral or to schedule an appointment, please call 1 (800) 44-REHAB (73422), (713) 797-5942, fax (713) 797-5988 or fill out our online forms by clicking the buttons below.

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