UH Parma Medical Center's outpatient therapy services offer a multidisciplinary team of highly skilled clinicians at a variety of convenient locations with ease of accessibility and nearby parking. The comprehensive team customizes programs for each patient to improve quality of life by emphasizing abilities, minimizing disabilities and encouraging health, fitness and injury prevention as a way of life.
The team includes:
• Physical Therapists
• Occupational Therapists
• Speech Therapists
• Athletic Trainers
Individualized therapy programs are designed to decrease pain, increase mobility and regain strength of affected joints and extremities. Common problems treated include: sprain /strains/fractures, overuse injuries, osteoporosis/disk injuries, postural dysfunction, gait deviations and post-surgical conditions such as joint replacement and arthroscopy.
Geared toward rehabilitation of patients with impaired central or peripheral nervous systems, our treatment includes restoration of normal movement patterns and activities of daily living and improving perceptual motor skills, communication and cognition.
Individualized programs are developed based on the job description and a work site assessment.
This program is designed to educate patients on managing lymphedema by decongestive therapy.
A therapy option used individually and in group sessions to decrease the joint compressive forces and increase ease of movement, with the warm water aiding a quicker return to function.
Programs are tailored to patients of any age with speech or language disorders, as well as voice (including L.S.V.T.) and swallowing disorders.
Rehabilitation programs are designed with the athletic trainer to encompass sports-specific skill training to quickly return the athlete to full participation.