Rehabilitation Department: Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapy

Our Rehab Department provides high-quality, comprehensive inpatient and outpatient therapy services; and also works with area businesses to provide therapy for injured workers through workmen’s compensation.

PHYSICAL THERAPY:

As part of a treatment and rehabilitation process, a physical therapist and physical therapist assistant will stretch, strengthen and facilitate muscles, challenge balance, test coordination, teach home exercise programs and enhance basic mobility skills.

COMMONLY TREATED DIAGNOSES
  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Joint Replacements
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries/Repair
  • Arthroscopic Knee and Shoulder Surgeries
  • Ligament and Tendon Injuries
  • Fracture Repair
  • Wound and burn care
  • Amputations
  • Stroke
  • Athletic/Work Injuries
  • General Weakness/Debilitation
SERVICES
  • Functional Mobility Training (bed mobility, transfer training, gait training, balance training
  • Assistive Device Training (crutches, walkers, canes)
  • Work Conditioning

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY:

In order to restore the highest possible level of independence, an occupational therapist and occupational therapist assistant will use purposeful activity or interventions to achieve functional outcomes.

COMMONLY TREATED DIAGNOSES
  • Arthritis
  • Stroke
  • Orthopedic Injuries
  • Fracture Repair
  • Joint Replacements
  • Shoulder, Elbow, and Hand Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Tennis Elbow
  • General Weakness/Debilitation
  • Visual Deficits
SERVICES
  • Activities of Daily Living (bathing, dressing, toileting, feeding)
  • Adaptive and Assistive Device Training (reachers, sock aids)
  • Splinting
  • Work Conditioning

SPEECH THERAPY:

In an effort to improve communication and/or nutrition, a speech language pathologist will assess and treat speech, language, and swallowing disorders in toddlers, children, and adults.

COMMONLY TREATED DIAGNOSES
  • Stroke
  • Neuromuscular Diseases (ALS, Parkinson’s, Brain Tumor, MS)
  • Head/Neck Cancer
  • Voice Disorders
  • Fluency/Stuttering Disorders
  • Facial Paralysis/Bell’s Palsy
  • Developmental Language Delay
  • Communication with Hearing Loss
SERVICES
  • Receptive, Expressive, and Written Language
  • Certified VitalStim™ provider for improving swallowing function
  • Speech Production/Articulation
  • Oral Motor Strengthening
  • Voice Therapy
  • Cognitive Retraining
  • Modified Barium Swallow Studies

For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact us at:

620-399-1241

rehab@srmcks.org