At Nazareth Hospital’s state-of-the-art Center for Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation and Balance (formerly TheraPlex), caring professionals help patients regain function and restores them to their lives--after surgery, illness, or injury. The Center offers a comprehensive, progressive, and proactive approach to rehabilitation in an upbeat, cordial, and patient-centered environment.
Experienced and knowledgeable staff members specialize in delivering superior care that results in excellent outcomes that often exceed patients’ expectations. The Center specializes in orthopedic and neurological disorders, providing individualized rehabilitative care for those with functional limitations due to injury, surgery or illness. The Center’s goal? To enable patients to become more independent and enhance their quality of life. The Center’s motto? “We Get Results!”
The Center provides physical, occupational, and speech therapy, as well as aquatic therapy, hand therapy, spine rehab, manual therapy, and athletic training services. The therapists are trained to treat a wide variety of diagnoses, some of which include joint pain, pre/post operative joint/muscle/tendons, back pain, nerve/tendon/muscle disorders, hand injuries, stroke rehabilitation, deconditioning, vestibular dysfunction, work-related hardening and wound care.
The Center’s multidisciplinary team of masters- and doctorate-prepared healthcare professionals takes pride in the personal approach to customer service and excellent clinical care. The team is highly skilled in the evaluation and treatment of all injuries and is equipped to handle complex cases, as well as develop personalized exercise regimens, and evaluate adaptive equipment, braces and orthotic needs.
The skilled and caring staff members prepare individualized treatment plans for each patient, incorporating various pain relief modalities, manual techniques, and patient education, alongside therapeutic exercise, balance/ADL training, and therapy speech/swallowing dysfunction.
At the end of therapy, the Center continues to promote wellness and healthy lifestyles by encouraging patients to join its fitness program to maintain optimal health and achieve personal goals.