Southwestern Nursing Center:
Therapy Services

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Why Choose Us? A Better Understanding


At Southwestern, Rehabilitation programming and treatment plans are individually developed to assist individuals with transitioning from hospital to home, a lower level of care or for those requiring long term care services.  The experienced and dedicated rehabilitation team, consisting of physical and occupational therapists and speech language pathologists are committed to providing treatment programs for a variety of health conditions with the interdisciplinary team and physician directed for desired outcomes.  Educating, coaching and promoting resident self-management
Physical Therapy – a form of rehabilitative health utilizing exercises, equipment and modern medical technology to help individuals regain balance, improve body mechanics and increase strength and mobility.
Occupational Therapy – programming for those with ability impaired by injury, surgery, acute or chronic illness or developmental disabilities.  Programs are designed to address the individual educational and training goals for daily living skills, safety and sensorimotor needs to aide in recovery.
Speech Therapy – provides a multitude of services for individuals in need of speech,  language, communication, cognitive abilities and swallowing function treatments.
Medical conditions addressed, but not limited to:

  • • Joint replacement
  • • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • • Pain management
  • • Arthritis
  • • Stroke recovery
  • • Wound care
  • • Orthotic/prosthetics
  • • General weakness
  • • Chronic disease management
  • • Swelling and inflammation
  • • Bladder control/muscle re-education
  • • Contractures

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