Expertise That Promotes Optimal Healing
If you’ve had a significant injury, illness or surgery, life can change in an instant. Things that used to come easily to you, like walking, talking or performing the activities of daily life, may suddenly be challenging. When you need assistance getting back to your life, our rehabilitation services experts at Wellstar can help with tools and support to help you feel like yourself again.
Our specially trained providers work together to help you face your health challenges head-on. With input from you and your loved ones, we develop a treatment plan that focuses on your needs and goals. Whether those include getting you strong enough to return home safely and independently, ensuring you have the confidence to do your everyday tasks, or helping you resume the sport you love, we’ll be at your side, guiding you forward.
We offer inpatient and outpatient services for children and adults. With compassionate experts, leading-edge therapies and unmatched support, you can rely on Wellstar for your rehabilitation needs. We’ll work to strengthen your body, ease your mind and help you achieve your best possible quality of life.
Wellstar is recognized by such professional institutions as the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.
Our Care Team
At Wellstar, we personalize your care, bringing together a team of experts to provide the therapies and support that will benefit you most at each step of your recovery.
Rehabilitation specialists who may have roles in your care include:
- Physiatrists, who specialize in rehabilitation and help direct your overall treatment
- Rehabilitation nurses to provide your daily care and help you reach your treatment goals
- Physical therapists to help you improve your physical abilities and mobility
- Registered dietitians to help you develop meal plans tailored to your needs
- Respiratory therapists to
help with breathing issues
- Speech-language pathologists to help you with speech, cognition, communication and swallowing
- Orthotists to make and fit specialized braces, splints and footwear
- Prosthetists to make and fit artificial limbs
- Occupational therapists to help you with activities of daily living and fine motor skills
- Psychologists, who can help you and your family adjust to and cope with your condition
- Social workers, who help you connect with resources and adapt with your condition
use education, hands-on therapies, exercise and other tools, such as thermotherapy and neuromuscular re-education to help you overcome the loss of physical abilities. They work to improve strength, flexibility, range of motion, endurance and mobility.
focuses on helping you with everyday tasks, including bathing, grooming and cooking that are necessary to care for yourself. Our occupational therapists can also help with activities such as writing, driving and returning to work. Exercises, education, adaptive and protective equipment and treatment modalities, such as ultrasound and electrical stimulation, may be part of your treatment.
Speech-Language Pathology Services
use a variety of techniques and exercises to help you improve sound production, enhance communication, strengthen swallowing function and address language and cognitive difficulties. They can also help you use special devices to generate speech and help restore your voice.
Children have unique rehabilitation needs.
Our team of pediatric specialists
have the training and experience to help kids of all ages and ability levels achieve their full potential.
Cancer and cancer treatments may cause a number of side effects, including pain, strength and mobility issues, swallowing difficulties and more.
Our cancer rehab specialists
address these issues, helping you be more comfortable and making it easier to take part in meaningful activities.
Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
At Wellstar, we offer a full range of outpatient rehabilitation services to aid those who need assistance regaining abilities to perform daily, functional activities, including these and additional therapies.
Performing exercises in our warm-water pool
may ease your body and make physical exertion less painful. It’s often beneficial for conditions affecting bones, joints and muscles.
involves specialized care for people with conditions affecting their hands or arms. Therapists use various tools and techniques to help with problems such as swelling, pain, and scar or wound management.
Certified lymphedema therapists
offer education, hands-on therapies, exercises and other treatments to help you manage swelling and fluid accumulation that may occur in the body due to cancer or its treatments.
Pelvic Health Therapy
A variety of treatments, including biofeedback, electrical stimulation and ultrasound, along with education, may help improve discomfort and leakage of urine or stool associated with pelvic floor disorders.
We use special exercises to
improve balance and lessen symptoms of dizziness.
Wellstar’s world-class cardiac rehabilitation team works together to help people learn lifelong heart-healthy behaviors and lower their risk for future heart issues. We support you to reach your optimum recovery after a cardiac event or procedure, such as a heart attack, angioplasty, stents, coronary artery bypass surgery, heart valve repair or replacement and heart or lung transplant.
Our team of clinical heart specialists designs your customized plan and supports you every step of the way. Together, cardiologists, nurses, exercise specialists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, behavioral health clinicians and nutrition experts help you improve and maintain your health and quality of life.