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Neurological Rehabilitation

Neurologic physical therapy includes the evaluation and treatment of individuals with movement problems due to disease or injury of the nervous system. Physical therapists that practice in neurology provide services to individuals of all ages with the goal of improving function and overall ability to participate in personal roles and activities that are important to the individual. Neurologic physical therapists practice in many settings, including acute care hospitals, rehabilitation centers, outpatient clinics, skilled nursing and long-term care facilities, schools, patients' homes, and other community locations.

The following health conditions are commonly treated by physical therapists specializing in the area of neurology:

  • Balance and vestibular disorders
  • Pediatric conditions, including cerebral palsy, spina bifidia, and genetic disorders
  • Cerebrovascular accident
  • Central & peripheral nervous system tumors
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Acute or chronic peripheral neuropathies, including Guillian Barre, chronic inflammatory neuropathy
  • Spinal cord injury

 

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Contact

PHOENIX Rehabilitation and Health Services, Inc.
430 Innovation Drive
Blairsville, PA 15717-8096

Phone: 724-343-4060
Toll-Free: 888-644-7747
Fax:724-343-4068