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- Amputee Rehabilitation
- Dysphagia (Swallowing Difficulties)
- Gait and Balance Dysfunction
- Hand Therapy
- Industrial Rehabilitation
- Neurological Rehabilitation
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Outpatient Home Safety Evaluations
- Pediatrics - Speech
- Sports Medicine
- Vestibular Rehabilitation
- Wellness Classes
- Women's Health and Incontinence
Overview of Orthopedic Rehab Services
Initial Evaluation (60 minutes)
- You will discuss your medical history with your therapist
- The therapist will do a physical assessment of your injury and joint function
- The therapist will then take a posture assessment
- You will take a strength test
- Your range of motion will be tested
- The therapist will do a neurological evaluation
- You will have balance and mobility testing
- The therapist will then take a gait assessment
- You will have special testing to determine the degree of your injury
- The therapist will show you manual techniques
- Supportive devices
- You and your therapist will develop a treatment/home plan with exercises and stretches.
- You will be educated on specific injury mechanisms and healing processes
- Lastly, you will determine a plan of care and timeframe for your likely recovery
- Your therapist will asses your response to your treatment and home program
- Your current symptoms will be re-evaluated
- Your therapist will assess your goals
- Your home exercise program will be modified to adapt to the progress you have made
- Your treatment plan will be progressed to include functional/sport specific exercises
- You will be addressed about your safe return to sports
- Once your goals are met, you will be discharged with a plan for a continued home exercise program to maintain relief of symptoms.
- Your discharge is dependent on the progress towards your goals, your tolerance of prescribed exercises and your specific needs.
Not all treatments, tests and services are available at all Mayo Clinic Health System locations. Check with your preferred location in advance.