Patient Portal

Monica S. Perlmutter, OTD, OTR/L, SCLV

Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy

Specialty Areas

Occupational Therapy

Board Certifications

Occupational Therapy
Specialty Certification in Low Vision

Areas of Clinical Interest

Low vision due to age related and neurological conditions, self management

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Occupational Therapy Clinics

4444 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108
Phone: 314-286-1669
Fax: 314-289-6131

Education

Education

Graduate Certification in Low Vision Rehabilitation: University of Alabama-Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 2009
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD): Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2012
Masters in Higher Education: Washington University, St. Louis, MO 1989
BS, Occupational Therapy: University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO 1981

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Equating Visual Function Scales to Facilitate Reporting of Medicare Functional G-Code Severity/Complexity Modifiers for Low-Vision Patients.
Chan TL, Perlmutter MS, Andrews M, Sunness JS, Goldstein JE, Massof RW, Low Vision Research Network (LOVRNET) Study Group.
Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2015 Oct; 96(10)1859-65. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2015.06.013.

PMID:
    26163943
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Factors Affecting Readiness for Low Vision Interventions in Older Adults.
Mohler AJ, Neufeld P, Perlmutter MS
Am J Occup Ther. 2015 Jul-Aug; 69(4)6904270020p1-10. doi: 10.5014/ajot.2015.014241.

PMID:
    26114465
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Differences in vision between clinic and home and the effect of lighting in older adults with and without glaucoma.
Bhorade AM, Perlmutter MS, Wilson B, Kambarian J, Chang S, Pekmezci M, Gordon M
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2013 Dec; 131(12)1554-62. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2013.4995.

PMID:
    24263699
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Home lighting assessment for clients with low vision.
Perlmutter MS, Bhorade A, Gordon M, Hollingsworth H, Engsberg JE, Carolyn Baum M
Am J Occup Ther. 2013 Nov-Dec; 67(6)674-82. doi: 10.5014/ajot.2013.006692.

PMID:
    24195901
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Responsiveness of the EQ-5D to the effects of low vision rehabilitation.
Malkin AG, Goldstein JE, Perlmutter MS, Massof RW, Low Vision Research Network Study Group.
Optom Vis Sci. 2013 Aug; 90(8)799-805. doi: 10.1097/OPX.0000000000000005.

PMID:
    23851303
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Cognitive, visual, auditory, and emotional factors that affect participation in older adults.
Perlmutter MS, Bhorade A, Gordon M, Hollingsworth HH, Baum MC
Am J Occup Ther. 2010 Jul-Aug; 64(4)570-9.

PMID:
    20825128
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Screening patients with stroke for rehabilitation needs: validation of the post-stroke rehabilitation guidelines.
Edwards DF, Hahn MG, Baum CM, Perlmutter MS, Sheedy C, Dromerick AW
Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2006 Mar; 20(1)42-8.

PMID:
    16467277
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Correlation of immunological studies and disease progression in chronic progressive multiple sclerosis.
Trotter JL, Clifford DB, McInnis JE, Griffeth RC, Bruns KA, Perlmutter MS, Anderson CB, Collins KG, Banks G, Hicks BC
Ann Neurol. 1989 Feb; 25(2)172-8.

PMID:
    2521993
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Family diagnosis and therapy using videotape playback.
Perlmutter MS, Loeb DG, Gumpert G, O'Hara F, Higbie IS
Am J Orthopsychiatry. 1967 Oct; 37(5)900-5.

PMID:
    4168010
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations

Areas of Research Interest

Impact of low vision on daily activities, participation, home lighting