Being the best you can be is sometimes challenging after an illness, surgery, injury, or for those with a chronic condition. The rehabilitation specialists at Northside are committed to offering a wide variety of comprehensive evidence based programs and innovative high quality services to allow for the best possible outcomes no matter what stage of life or recovery you are in. We provide exceptional care in a wide variety of areas to best serve your needs: Amputation Care, Cardiology & Cardiovascular, General Medicine, Hearing Impairment, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Newborn Nurseries, Oncology, Orthopedics, Pain & Spine, Pre and Post-Surgical Care, Pulmonary, Sports Medicine, Stroke, Thoracic, Women’s and Men’s Services, Wound Care.
Our experienced team of licensed physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists and audiologists delivers clinically driven results in a caring friendly environment. In addition, we have highly skilled professionals who specialize in specific areas such as oncology rehab, lymphedema management, dysphagia for head and neck cancers, women’s and men’s pelvic health, wound care, voice, vestibular, audiology testing, modified barium swallow studies, and aquatics. They provide customized treatment plans to address your unique medical needs and goals, while providing education throughout the rehabilitation process. Physical, psychological, and cognitive concerns are assessed in an effort to focus on the whole patient. Lastly, families and caregivers play an important role in your progress and are encouraged to be active and involved.
Getting you back to an active lifestyle doing the things you love to do is the aim of the Rehabilitation Services Team. We want you to be the best you can be for what matters most to you.
Licensed physical therapists provide treatment and education to help adults to improve their ability to move and perform activities of daily living, and regain their independence. Loss of physical ability can be caused by injuries, illness, pain, medical problems, or other health-related issues. Physical therapists examine and develop a customized plan of care using a variety of treatment techniques, exercises, and education to reduce pain, restore function, prevent disability and promote mobility for individuals with conditions such as:
Maximizing an individual’s ability to regain independence in activities of daily living at home, work, and in the community. They collaborate with the patient to improve performance through exercise, activity and adaptive techniques. These include:
Communication plays a crucial role in our lives. Licensed Speech Language Pathologists are available to assess, diagnose, treat and help to prevent disorders related to speech, language, cognitive-communication, voice, swallowing and fluency enabling you to develop or regain vital communication.
Licensed audiologists use state-of-the-art diagnostic tests to determine whether or not you have hearing loss or a balance disorder. Several tests may be performed to discover the nature of a hearing difficulty; the results help us determine the treatment options available to patients with hearing loss. The ultimate goal is to improve listening skills and communication. Northside's Audiology program offers:
Northside provides comprehensive rehabilitation services that help patients return to an independent and healthy lifestyle. Our licensed and trained clinicians have advanced degrees and certifications in specific areas of expertise allowing them to provide highly specialized care for those with focused needs.