When our patients require the long-term use of a wheelchair or other mobility device, Montefiore’s Wheelchair Clinic helps locate accredited vendors to provide the equipment needed to maximize function and mobility, regardless of the disability.
Our specialized service is available to assist patients in need of a wheelchair as part of their rehabilitation for conditions such as:
Our comprehensive evaluation and education process is designed to help you choose and then comfortably manage your equipment. This process includes:
Our team of experts—including physiatrists, occupational therapists and accredited vendors—work on both an inpatient and outpatient basis to determine which equipment will best meet individual needs, objectives and aspirations.
We have extensive knowledge of the full spectrum of equipment alternatives, ranging from simple wheelchairs to special need chairs, powered chairs, and scooters.