Orthopedic Rehabilitation

Orthopedic Rehabilitation at Northside Hospital: Feeling Your Best Starts Here

Are you trying to be more active, but pain keeps getting in the way? If your pain is the result of an orthopedic condition or injury, it’s essential to see an orthopedic specialist. Our orthopedic team works closely with the orthopedic rehabilitation specialists at Northside Hospital to treat any musculoskeletal condition, providing extraordinary care leading to full recovery for patients across Atlanta and beyond.

Our Specialists Focus on Your Personal Goals for Recovery

Every step of orthopedic rehabilitation care at Northside Hospital is focused on your full recovery, concentrating on your personal goals and objectives to provide increased strength, greater function and improved mobility. 

Our multidisciplinary orthopedic team provides detailed diagnoses and complete treatment plans that include consistent and comprehensive orthopedic rehabilitation. Our goal is to get you back to the life you want with improved outcomes and enhanced performance – whether that means going for a walk or running a marathon. 

Licensed Orthopedic Rehabilitation Therapists

Our certified rehabilitation therapists at Northside Hospital, including board-certified sports clinical specialists and board-certified orthopedic clinical specialists, have a strong commitment to providing patients with evidence-based programs and innovative services for improved wellness.  

Our team works diligently with each patient to provide customized 1-1 treatment plans to address each person’s particular physical, medical,  and recreational and nutritional needs. Licensed providers at Northside Hospital include:

  • Physical therapists
  • Occupational therapists
  • Athletic trainers
  • Registered dietitians

Physical Therapists Help You Heal

Integrated physical therapy improves your functional abilities, as well as boosts independence and quality of life. Physical therapists 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 conditions such as:

  • Amputations
  • Arthritis
  • Balance concerns
  • Cancer 
  • Difficulty walking
  • Joint pain/replacements/limited range of motion
  • Hip or knee conditions or injuries
  • Multiple sclerosis and other neurological disorders
  • Muscle weakness
  • Neck or back problems
  • Post-surgical limitations/pain
  • Sport injuries
  • Sprain/strain
  • Stroke or head injuries
  • Vestibular dysfunction/dizziness

Occupational Therapists Help Regain Independence

Our trained occupational therapists help you improve form and function for everyday activities. Maximizing your ability to regain independence in activities of daily living at home, work and in the community is vital to living independently. Licensed occupational therapists work one-on-one with you to improve performance through exercise, activity and adaptive techniques, including:

  • Adaptive equipment training
  • Arm or hand rehabilitation
  • Custom arm or hand splinting
  • Self-care skills 
  • Strengthening and conditioning
  • Visual perception

Sports Medicine Specialists for a Lifetime of Health

Using the latest therapeutic advancements, our board-certified sports medicine physicians, sports physical therapists and athletic trainers treat injuries resulting from sports or an active lifestyle.  From competitive to recreational athletes and weekend warriors of all ages - everyone can benefit from the sport-specific treatments of strengthening, stretching, taping, dry needling and functional training to allow a quick return to sport and activity. And because many of our rehab specialists have sports medicine specific physical therapy training, we know how to expertly rehabilitate your immediate sports injury and help you learn how to avoid injuries going forward.


Learn More About Orthopedic Rehabilitation at Northside Hospital
Getting you back to an active lifestyle and doing the things you love is our goal at orthopedic rehabilitation services at Northside Hospital. We want you to be the best you can be for what matters most to you. Contact one of our team members to learn more about our services.

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