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Timothy Estilow, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Timothy Estilow, OTR/L, is an occupational therapist on the outpatient team and New Jersey satellite sites team leader at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He provides outpatient-based therapy services, interdisciplinary specialty clinic consultations/evaluations, and participates in clinical research. His specialty practice includes the use of splinting, dynamic movement orthosis, and aquatic therapy interventions for patients with neuromuscular diseases.

Tim completed his undergraduate degree (BS) from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA. He took an additional training as an occupational therapist and worked as an intern at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA.

Tim has participated as an evaluator in clinical trials for CMT, DMD, SMA, MS, and other neuromuscular/neurological diseases. His goal is to maximize function in activities of daily living for patients with MS and other white matter diseases.


Representative Publications:

Flexor digitorum superficialis opposition tendon transfer improves hand function in children with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease: Case series

Occupational Therapy Evaluation and Treatment