Rehabilitation Services

At Wilson Medical Center, we have an experienced Rehabilitation team with exceptional clinical skills. We provide individualized treatments to each patient with care and compassion in order to establish a lasting trust that is so important to human healing.

Our inpatient therapy team facilitates a patient's safe return home from their hospital visit. Our outpatient team provides the opportunity for patients to achieve their functional goals.

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy focuses on helping people of all ages to gain or regain their independence and reach their maximum ability to function safely.

Services provided by Occupational Therapists:

  • Treatment programs to improve activities of daily living, self-care and UE/hand functions
  • Evaluations of needs in the home and workplace environment
  • Patient and family education regarding safety and awareness
  • Treatment of a vast array of diagnoses such as stroke, heart attack, work-related injuries, arthritis or other hand injuries/conditions, orthopedic problems, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, other visual/perceptual and cognitive problems
  • SAEBO splint provider
  • TBI and CVA care – Wilson Medical center has a certified neuro-IFRAH specialist
  • Pediatric developmental and assessment treatment, including autism
  • Functional Capacity Evaluations

Physical Therapy

Through a variety of treatment techniques including therapeutic exercise, gait training, physical therapy helps patients improve their functional mobility and return to their optimum performance levels.

Services provided by Physical Therapists:

  • Myofascial Release
  • Functional Capacity Evaluations
  • Therapeutic exercise programs 
  • Sports injury
  • Pain management
  • Treatment of the back/SI problems
  • Treatment by McKenzie Trained Therapist
  • Vertigo and other balance problems
  • Gait (walking) difficulties
  • Orthopedic treatment (pre-operative consults and post-operative treatment)
  • Pediatric developmental assessment and treatment 
  • Manual Lymphatic Drainage (performed by a Certified Lymphedemia Therapist)
  • Pelvic Health Therapy
  • LSVT BIG® program (Parkinson's disease treatment)

Speech Therapy

As an advocate for people with communication, cognition and swallowing disorders, speech therapists promote and provide a better quality of life by providing treatment designed to improve speech, communication, cognition and swallowing abilities.

Services provided by Speech Language Pathologists:

  • Articulation disorders
  • Language disorders
  • Stuttering
  • Aphasia/Aptaxia/Dysarthria
  • Cognitive communication disorders
  • Alternative communication education/training
  • Laryngectomy/Trachesophageal puncture (TEP)
  • Voice disorders
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Modified Barium Swallow Studies
  • Deep pharyngeal neuromuscular stimulation (DPNS)
  • VitalStim Therapy
  • Developmental delay

To schedule an evaluation, please contact our Rehabilitation registrar at (252) 399-8147.