Services and Treatment Offered
The rehabilitation center has a dedicated therapy pool and adjacent hot tub. Aquatic therapy utilizes the unique principles of water such as buoyancy, hydrostatic pressure and increased density of water. These principles assist in providing an alternative treatment environment to expedite healing and pain relief in patients who may not yet tolerate land-based programs. You do not need to be able to swim to participate in aquatic therapy.
Guadalupe Regional Medical Center is proud to have a certified hand therapist on staff. Certified hand therapists specialize in the treatment of conditions affecting the hand. These include arthritic conditions, post-surgical repairs, carpal tunnel, traumatic hand injuries and neurological conditions. Recovery of functional use of the hand after injury or illness has a direct impact on one’s quality of life – that is why we offer the best rehabilitation as possible.
We treat individuals suffering from:
- Orthopedic disorders
- The effects of strokes
- Neurological or muscular disorders
- Neck/back injury
- Vestibular(balance) disorders
- Other conditions referred by your physician
Our occupational therapists assist those who are injured, ill or disabled through exercises focused on everyday activities. This helps patients recover and improve the skills needed for daily life and work.
Physical Therapists at Guadalupe Regional Medical Center are focused on the treatment of injury, disease, or physical setbacks with techniques such as heat treatment, massage and exercise.
Our Speech Pathologists and Therapists are trained in speech and language problems such as word-finding issues, social communication difficulties, structural language impairments, voice difficulties, and literacy impairments.
The Outpatient Therapy team offers pelvic floor dysfunction for women. This treatment is performed by a Physical Therapist and is aimed at the treatment of urinary incontinence, pelvic pain, vulvar pain and interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome. The therapies include therapeutic exercise, biofeedback, internal and external manual therapies, patient relates education/behavioral instructions and electrotherapeutic modalities.