A PERSONAL APPROACH TO OUTPATIENT PHYSICAL THERAPY
Helen Hayes Hospital is a national leader in the provision of superior physical rehabilitation services. Our patients benefit from a level of expertise unmatched for effectiveness and efficiency, which is why the HHH Outpatient Neurological Rehabilitation Center is the referral center of choice by healthcare professionals and patients.
The Outpatient Neurological Rehabilitation Center provides a comprehensive range of therapeutic services to adults and children, all customized to meet an individual’s specific needs and goals. Outpatient physical therapy services are provided in dedicated therapy suites outfitted with state-of-the-art equipment. In addition, all outpatients have access to specialized services within the physical rehabilitation hospital, such as Aquatic Therapy, the Prosthetic Orthotic and Wellness Center, and the Center for Rehabilitation Technology, which may complement their therapeutic program.
WHO CAN BENEFIT FROM OUTPATIENT REHAB
Individuals with a neurological illness or injury that require the skilled intervention of a therapist in order to regain mobility and health can benefit from the services of the Outpatient Neurological Rehabilitation Center. Specialized therapists can develop and implement an individualized treatment program to meet the patient’s goals.
Our therapists treat children and adults with a wide range of conditions, including:
- Traumatic brain injury
- Spinal cord injury
- Multiple sclerosis
- Parkinson’s Disease
- Muscular dystrophy
- Cerebral palsy
- Guillain Barre
- Muscular Dystrophy
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
- Vestibular dysfunction
- Developmental delays
- Other neurologically based conditions
For additional information on services for children, please click her to view our Pediatric Rehabilitation page.
OUTPATIENT PHYSICAL THERAPY SERVICES
A physical therapist will perform a thorough evaluation to assess physical impairments and functional limitations due to strength, mobility and balance deficits, as well as pain. Physical therapy treatment goals will be established to restore function and improve independence. You will be assigned a physical therapist who will work with you one-on-one for the course of your treatment, gauging your progress and adjusting your physical therapy as needed to meet your goals.
Therapists utilize a range of techniques, approaches, and equipment in customizing your physical therapy treatment. These may include:
- Individualized therapeutic exercise program
- Manual therapy
- Therapeutic modalities
- Parkinson’s Disease Therapy (including LSVT Big and LSVT Loud)
- Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES)
- AlterG Antigravity Treadmill
- Virtual Reality Bertec Balance Master
- Body Weight Support Systems
- Locomotor training
- ReWalk Exoskeleton
- Bertec Balance Advantage
- Vibration Therapy
- BalanceWear vest
- Vestibular rehabilitation
CALL US FOR OUTPATIENT NEUROREHABILITATION INFORMATION
The Outpatient Neurological Rehabilitation Center accepts referrals from physicians and other healthcare professionals, who will be provided with a thorough follow-up report on your progress. Evening appointments are available. Located in New York’s Hudson Valley, we are convenient to New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. For additional information, or to make an appointment for physical therapy, call:
Helen Hayes Hospital is JCAHO and CARF Accredited.