Physical and Occupational Therapy, and Speech Language Pathology
Virginia Hospital Center’s dynamic team of rehabilitation professionals provides one on one individualized care to each of the patients they serve through their education, access to high level equipment, and experience. Additionally, the department fosters specialized programs to meet the community needs in multiple areas.
Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
Depending on your needs, you may receive a variety of therapies during your rehabilitation. For more information about outpatient rehabilitation services provided to the patients, please click on the links below to expand:
To best meet the needs of our patients, outpatient physical therapists at Virginia Hospital Center work on specialized Physical Therapy teams. This allows our staff to focus their education, and provide the best care to the patients we serve. Additionally, this allows patients with multiple problems to be cared for by a team of specialist in different area of Physical Therapy, or in conjunction with Occupational Therapist and Speech & Language Pathologists. For more information on just some of the Physical Therapy programs lead by our Specialty-teams, please click on the links below:
Occupational Therapy Department at Virginia Hospital Center strives to provide a rehabilitation experience that is tailored to the patient’s needs. For more information on just some of the Occupational Therapy programs lead by our Specialty-teams, please click on the links below:
Speech Language Pathology (SLP)
The Speech Language Pathology Department at Virginia Hospital Center offers therapy for adults whose ability to speak or swallow has been affected by injury or illness. The Speech Language Pathology team provides patient evaluations, functional analysis of speech and swallowing including rehabilitee for cognitive communication disorders. Common diagnosis treated: head and neck cancer, Parkinson's and other neurological disorders, stroke, swallowing disorders, tongue thrust, traumatic brain injury and voice disorders.
Specialized care services:
- Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
- Head and neck cancer
- Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT®) certified for Parkinson's disease
- Modified Barium Swallow (MBS) studies
- STAR (Survivorship Training And Rehab) program to treat cancer survivors
1625 Building, 1st Floor
Inpatient Rehabilitation (Acute Care)
Therapists provide physician requested physical, occupational, and speech rehabilitation services to patients who are hospitalized at Virginia Hospital Center to promote healing with multiple conditions.
Speech Language Pathology
1625 Building, 5-8 Floor
Inpatient Rehabilitation Center (IRC)
Therapists provide physician requested physical, occupational and speech rehabilitation services to patients who are admitted to IRC following a Hospital admission. For more information, please click here.
1701 Building, 2nd Floor