Rehabilitation is a vital part of ongoing care for spinal cord injuries resulting from devastating injury, sudden illness or chronic disease.
Our comprehensive spinal cord program helps patients improve function, build strength and regain or maintain the independence needed to actively engage in all aspects of life after injury caused by:
Our team typically forms long-lasting relationships with our spinal cord patients and their families. This approach builds the trust and understanding needed to actively assess any issues—physical, psychosocial or otherwise—that occur, and adjust treatment strategy as necessary. Our primary goals are to help you:
We are also vigilant about preventing secondary complications. But, should they occur, we treat all of the medical issues related to spinal cord disorders, such as:
Spinal cord rehabilitation requires a multidisciplinary approach. In addition to a physiatrist, our spinal cord injury team may include:
Our team will be with you every step of the way, as you achieve greater independence and a sense of control over your situation and environment.