Physical Therapy at Amberwell Atchison provides services for a wide variety of physical problems including: total joint replacement, spinal problems, stroke, spinal cord injury, amputation, balance problems and dizziness, athletic injuries, wound care, pain control, rotator cuff injuries.
It is our goal that the patient recovers to their prior level of function. We provide services for inpatients and outpatients. We also provide services for home patients through Amberwell Health at Home.
Cardiopulmonary Rehab Services at Amberwell Atchison helps patients who are recovering from heart or lung surgery or disease. Our program consists of an individually prescribed regimen of exercise and education that can help patients lead a healthy, active life even if they have been diagnosed with heart or lung disease.
Speech Therapy is available for those having difficulty with speaking, swallowing, or memory skills. Our licensed speech/language pathologist not only provides treatment for communication disorders, but also provides diagnostic testing such as swallowing studies.
Occupational Therapy provides services for a functional return to everyday activities. OT also services a wide variety of physical problems as listed in PT and includes hand injuries, strengthening, activity of day living (baths, dress, etc.) and home safety evaluations.
Parkinson’s Disease Therapy: LSVT BIG® is a research-based exercise program designed to assist in forming strategies to override the motor and non-motor effects of Parkinson’s Disease using principles of neuroplasticity and motor learning.