Inpatient Physical, Speech and Occupational Therapy

Physical and Speech Therapy

Henderson Hospital offers physical, speech and occupational therapy to inpatients who may require therapy for conditions that include:

  • Stroke and other neurological conditions
  • Orthopedic conditions, including sports injuries
  • Chronic pain
  • Pulmonary and cardiac conditions
  • Lymphedema (fluid build-up)
  • Neuromuscular disease

What We Offer

Our services include:

  • Evaluation and treatment of patients with neuromuscular conditions.
  • Evaluation and treatment of patients with musculoskeletal conditions.
  • Evaluation and treatment of patients with neurological deficits following a stroke.
  • Strengthening and instruction in functional activities for patients recovering from acute medical problems, trauma and surgical procedures.
  • Evaluation, treatment and education of patients with pulmonary problems.
  • Evaluation and treatment of patients with chronic pain.
  • Education on back care, body mechanics, posture evaluation and correction.
  • Assessment and management of lymphedema (fluid retention).
  • Post-op therapy for patients who have had joint replacement procedures.

Speech and Language Therapy

Among the disorders treated by Henderson Hospital speech and language pathologists include:

  • Aphasia — difficulty speaking or understanding speech
  • Apraxia — difficulty forming words due to motor condition
  • Dysarthria — unclear articulation
  • Dysphagia — difficulty swallowing
  • Voice disorders — caused by nodules, polyps or sores
  • Laryngectomy — total or partial voice box removal
  • Glossectomy — surgical removal of part or all of the tongue
  • Cognitive disorders — amnesia, dementia, delirium, etc.

Find a Doctor

To obtain a referral to a doctor who practices at Henderson Hospital, contact our free physician referral service at 702-388-4888.