OSF St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group

Escanaba, Michigan

OT Peds BannerWe Care for Kids!OSF has the only outpatient pediatric occupational therapy program in Delta County. We see more than 200 young patients per year for issues including autism, ADD, delayed fine or gross motor skills and other health issues. Learn More Immerse Yourself in Therapy!Immerse Yourself in Therapy!The OSF Rehabilitation Services Center features the area’s only copper-ionized, warm water therapy pool with resistance jets and an underwater treadmill. Learn More Helping Patients Breathe Easier!Helping Patients Breathe Easier!Meet Ronald Sherman, DO, board-certified pulmonologist, and learn more about our new pulmonary rehabilitation program.Learn More

Rehabilitation Services

John & Melissa Besse Physical Rehabiliation & Wellness Center

Rehabilitation Center In Fall 2014, OSF St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group opened the doors to the new John & Melissa Besse Physical Rehabiliation & Wellness Center.

Funded through gifts from the community, The 13,300 square foot, $4.45 million facility brought all areas of therapy - including physical, occupational and speech therapy, industrial medicine and athletic training - together under one roof, and allowed space for new services, including aquatic therapy and pulmonary rehabilitation.


The new rehabilitation facility offers:

  • OSF St. Francis Rehabilitation Center - Interior Private treatment bays

  • Specially designated areas for adult and pediatric OT
  • Center gym
  • Warm-water copper ionized therapy pool
  • Custom orthotics station
  • A step-down/wellness program

The OSF St. Francis Rehabilitation Services team offers more than 80 years combined experience with its veteran staff of physical and occupational therapists, athletic trainers, speech therapists, exercise physiatrist, assistants and technicians. Their goal is to help patients relieve pain, improve mobility and return to work or recreational activities.