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Simon G. Gale, BA, BS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapy

About

Professional Statement

My goal is to help people with MS create positive, healthy habits that will enhance their independence and help them stay active. Very often, small lifestyle changes open doors to significant changes in well-being. My areas of focus include helping patients maintain arm function, improve posture and maximize independence with daily activities. I create individualized exercise programs for strengthening, coordination and flexibility, and help patients with adaptive equipment to optimize their functioning. I am also the MS Center’s adventure guide. In this role, I help patients participate in recreational activities despite disabilities. These activities are highly individualized to match each patient’s personal interests, lifestyle and health circumstances.

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Accepts 43 Insurance Plans

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  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup Amerivantage Dual Coordination
  • Amerigroup Amerivantage HMO
  • Amerigroup Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Beacon Health Options PPO (Behavioral Health)
  • CHPW Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • CHPW Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna Behavioral Health
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coordinated Care Ambetter HMO
  • Coordinated Care Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Coventry/First Health PPO
  • First Choice PPO
  • HealthSmart (Interplan) PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Humana PPO
  • Kaiser (Contract Limitations)
  • Medicaid of Washington
  • Medicare
  • Molina Exchange HMO
  • Molina Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Molina Medicare Advantage
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Optum
  • PacMed USFHP
  • Premera Heritage
  • Premera Heritage Signature
  • Premera Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Providence Health Plan Medicare Advantage
  • Regence MedAdvantage PPO
  • Regence PPO
  • TRICARE
  • Triwest VAPC3/Choice Card
  • United Behavioral Health Medicaid
  • United Behavioral Health Medicare Advantage
  • United Behavioral Health PPO
  • United HealthCare HMO
  • United HealthCare Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • United HealthCare Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare PPO
  • Workers' Compensation (L&I)
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Education

University of Alberta
undergraduate, Occupational Therapy, 1997
University of Alberta
undergraduate, Psychology, 1994

Board Certifications

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
Occupational Medicine

Personal Interests

I’m an avid trail runner and a busy father of two young daughters.
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Professional Associations

National Board of Certification in Occupational Therapy, American Occupational Therapy Association
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

Simon G. Gale practices at one location

Multiple Sclerosis Center
1600 East Jefferson Street
A Level

Seattle, WA 98122
Medical Groups
Swedish Medical Group logo