Our expert subacute rehab team of therapists closely interfaces with our physiatrist to develop a plan of care that will help you achieve your optimal level of function and get you home as quickly as possible. To help you successfully integrate back into the community and to minimize hospital re-admission, we implement a safe and efficient discharge plan and coordinate your post-discharge care.
Our rehabilitation team is comprised of physical, occupational and speech therapists, with each helping patients mastering different aspects of function and self-care.
PHYSICAL THERAPY addresses areas such as strength training, range of motion, walking, balance issues, fall prevention, prosthetics, orthotics and transfers & bed mobility. Modalities include therapeutic exercises, gait and balance training, endurance and fitness training, joint mobilization and massage/myofascial release.
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY concentrates on muscle strength and tone, gross and fine motor coordination, visual/perception difficulties, positioning, wheelchair management, cognition and activities of daily living. Various treatments include range of motion exercises, splinting, coordination exercise, compensatory training, positioning devices, and ADL practice in a real-life setting.
SPEECH THERAPY focuses on language, speech and voice disorders; hearing, weight loss/poor food intake, and memory loss through the usage of various techniques such as oral motor exercises, aphasia therapy, dysphagia therapy, compensatory strategies and cognitive therapy.