Our outpatient clinical teams provide preventative and rehabilitative care that maximizes functionality and promotes well-being. Individualized treatment plans are developed to help achieve each patient's specific goals. We also provide physical therapy and athletic training services. Our rehabilitation center offer specialized services focusing on areas as diverse as Aquatic Therapy (in cooperation with hotels), Concussion Management, Occupational Therapy, Lower Back Rehabilitation, Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Women's Health in addition to Physical Therapy.
A musculoskeletal rehabilitation program is a doctor-supervised program designed for people with impairments or disabilities due to disease, disorders or trauma to the muscles or bones. Musculoskeletal rehabilitation programs can often improve functional capacity, reduce symptoms, and improve the well-being of the patient. Some of the conditions that may benefit from musculoskeletal rehabilitat ion may include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Tendon tears, such as Achilles tendon injuries and tears of the rotator cuff in the shoulder
- Trauma injuries, such as sprains, strains, joint dislocations and fractures
- Back pain
- Bone tumors
- Repetitive stress injuries, such as tendonitis and carpal tunnel syndrome
- Joint injury and replacement
Neurological rehabilitation is a doctor-supervised program designed for people with diseases, trauma or disorders of the nervous system. Neurological rehabilitation can often improve function, reduce symptoms, and improve the well-being of the patient. Injuries, infections, degenerative diseases, structural defects, tumors, and disorders in the circulatory system can impair the nervous system. Some of the conditions that may benefit from neurological rehabilitation may include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Vascular disorders, such as ischemic strokes (caused by blood clots), hemorrhagic strokes (caused by bleeding in the brain), subdural hematoma and transient ischemic attacks (TIAs)
• Infections, such as meningitis, encephalitis, polio and brain abscesses
• Trauma, such as brain and spinal cord injury
• Structural or neuromuscular disorders, such as Bell palsy, cervical spondylosis, carpal tunnel syndrome, brain or spinal cord tumors, peripheral neuropathy, muscular dystrophy, myasthenia gravis and Guillain-Barré syndrome
• Functional disorders, such as headache, seizure disorder, dizziness and neuralgia
• Degenerative disorders, such as Parkinson disease, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Alzheimer disease and Huntington chorea
Physical therapists help our patients maximise their quality of life, looking at physical, psychological, emotional and social wellbeing. They work in the health spheres of promotion, prevention, treatment/intervention, habilitation and rehabilitation.
Our Physical therapists:
- undertake a comprehensive examination
- evaluate the findings from the examination
- formulate a diagnosis, prognosis and plan
- provide consultation within their expertise
- implement a physical therapist treatment program
- make recommendations for self-management.
This intensive rehabilitation is for patients who have suffered limb loss from trauma or disease. The Amputee Program uses the latest technology, in combination with traditional, hands-on interventions, to ease the trauma resulting from amputation and to help individuals adapt both physically and emotionally to necessary lifestyle changes.