Stroke

Our care teams provide specialized stroke rehabilitation designed to help optimize patients' physical and cognitive recovery and enhance their quality of life upon discharge.

 

Stroke rehabilitation care may include the following: 

 

  • Videofluoroscopy to help diagnose and treat swallowing disorders
  • Body-Weight Supported Treadmill Training (BWST) to improve mobility
  • Bioness® and SaeboFlex® devices to strengthen motor function
  • Robotic therapies to help build new neural pathways
  • Computer orthoptics and Dynavision® to address visual impairments
  • Advanced pharmacologic and therapeutic interventions to manage spasticity
  • Augmentative devices, like Lingraphica®, to improve communication/speech patterns

 

Through rehabilitation, the care team works to:

 

  • -Restore function and mobility
  • -Improve speech and swallowing
  • -Enhance cognition
  • -Maintain bowel and bladder function
  • -Manage spasticity