Our Lower Back Program uses a standardized, functional and outcomes-oriented approach to care that focuses specifically on the lower back. Through an active and educational continuum of treatment, our therapists assist the patient in returning to normal, daily activities as soon as possible. By providing comprehensive education in anatomy, pathology and care of the lower back, the patient is empowered to participate in his or her recovery and in the prevention of future injury.
Our team works with individuals who have undergone a total hip or knee replacement with arthroscopic or other surgeries, sustained trauma to a bone, or have a bone or soft tissue disease. We focus on helping patients regain their strength, mobility and endurance so they can return home and resume their regular routines.
We provide a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary approach to neurological rehabilitation that includes muscle and sensory re-education, coordination activities, range of motion and speech therapy to those patients who have experienced a neurological disorder such as a stroke or spinal cord injury. Team members are highly skilled professionals who offer specialized care to the neurological patient. Each treatment program is individualized to meet the specific needs of the patient.
Certified Hand Therapy
Our highly skilled hand therapists are proficient in the treatment of hand and upper extremity pathologies, from the acute to the chronic. Under the direction of the referring physician, our team designs each treatment based on the physician's diagnosis and the specific needs of the patient. Conditions treated include, but are not limited to arthritis, fractures, tendon injuries, peripheral nerve injuries, carpal tunnel syndrome, crush injuries and repetitive motion disorder. The scope of hand/occupational therapy services offered include: wound and scar management, edema control, pain control, range of motion exercises, work hardening, work stimulation, strengthening, static and dynamic splint fabrication, and dexterity training among others.
The vestibular rehabilitation program is designed to help people suffering from dizziness, vertigo, imbalance and other inner ear disorders. Vestibular rehabilitation is a conservative, non-invasive and drug-free option for combating dizziness and balance difficulties. A clinician will develop an individualized treatment plan that includes exercises to strengthen posture, gait and components of the balance system (eyes, ears and legs). A home exercise program may be designed specifically to the patient's tolerance, physical condition and diagnosis. Approximately 90 percent of patients show levels of improvement from vestibular rehabilitation.
Women's Health Programs
We believe in caring for the whole person, both physically and emotionally. Our Women's Health Program was created to meet the special needs of women - on a behavioral, therapeutic and holistic level. Our clinical team is specifically trained to effectively treat a variety of women's health issues including lymphedema, incontinence, osteoporosis, fibromyalgia and other conditions. Treatment plans are created to meet your individual and specialized needs and circumstances.
Industrial Rehabilitation Services is a structured and goal-oriented program designed to help people identify work capacities, regain functional skills and return to work after an injury.
Functional Capacity Evaluations
This three to five hour evaluation is designed to help determine a person's ability to safely function in their typical work environment. It evaluates strength, flexibility and capacity to perform work tasks, such as lifting, carrying, kneeling and squatting, etc. In this way the client and industrial rehabilitation team can determine an individual's current capabilities and develop a treatment plan to design a safe return to work.
Work Hardening Program
Our Work Hardening is a target orientated program that uses multi-dimensional approach help the injured worker's safe return to work. It incorporates: checking and developing physical tolerance; regaining flexibility, mobility and strength; and learning safer work techniques; among other things.