Physical Therapy

Specialized Treatment Through Individualized Care

 

At Bancroft NeuroRehab our physical therapists are specialized in brain injury and neurological impairments. They provide individualized, one-on-one treatment with the primary focus on restoring function and improving overall quality of life through a customized treatment plan based on evidence-based practices and years of experience to reach the patient’s individual goals.

Our physical therapists strive to provide evidence-based treatment and the most up-to-date interventions in neurological rehabilitation. In providing a collaborative transdisciplinary team approach they include patient and family input and consider their needs in creating the treatment plan, which includes but is not limited to, community re-entry, returning to employment to become a productive member of the community.

 

Certifications:

 

Our physical therapists are credentialed clinical instructors. Our team are some of the most highly skilled therapists in the region and hold certifications in:

  • LSVT BIG & Loud Therapy® and PWR! Moves®
  • Certified Stroke Rehabilitation Specialists (CSRS)
  • Certified Brain Injury Specialists (CBIS)
  • Certified Brain Injury Specialist Trainers (CBIST)
  • ABPTS Board Certification in Neurologic Physical Therapy

 

Commonly Treated Conditions Include:

 

  • Stroke
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Concussion
  • Post-Surgical Neurological Challenges (e.g., brain tumor, aneurysm)
  • Vestibular Dysfunction

 

Expert Clinical Support

 

Bancroft NeuroRehab is here to get you back on the road to recovery! It is extremely important for patients who have neurological diseases or injuries to get expert neurological physical therapy from therapists who understand their injuries and conditions and who are specifically trained and certified in these areas. This all leads to better outcomes for patients and their families.

 

Explore Our Expertise

 

Benefits of Neurological Physical Therapy Treatment:

 

  • Restore range of motion
  • Improve functional movement and strength
  • Gait training
  • Postural realignment
  • Improve safety of transfers and mobility
  • Balance retraining and decrease risk of fall
  • Core stabilization
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) performance
  • Visual perceptual skill retraining
  • Cardiovascular endurance
  • Improve motor planning and motor control
  • Decrease spasticity/tone

 

Equipment Used at Bancroft NeuroRehab:

 

Bancroft NeuroRehab Outpatient Centers include various equipment to support patients’ customized treatment plans. Equipment used may include:

  • NuStep recumbent cross-trainer, recumbent bicycle, OmniCycle®, Cybex multi-gym
  • Balance equipment including Biodex Balance System, OmniVR® (virtual reality), Solo-Step Harness System, Nintendo Wii®
  • Higher-level cardiovascular machines such as StairMaster®, SciFit upper body and lower body ergometer, treadmill, stairmaster and elliptical can help patients in their return to local community gyms.