Rehabilitation Therapy Services
Doylestown Health Rehabilitation Therapy offers a full range of services to help patients improve their quality of life and level of independence. Our licensed therapists are certified in specialty areas including physical therapy, occupational therapy, vestibular therapy, lymphedema management and hand therapy. Our therapy team works with a wide variety of Doylestown Health clinicians to provide a coordinated, seamless care experience.
Acute Inpatient Care
Our physical, occupational and speech therapists are part of an interdisciplinary team that work with patients admitted to Doylestown Hospital to prepare them for their return home or another level of care based on their condition and diagnosis. Therapists are an integral part of the care team, participating in the planning and treatment of surgical, neurological and medical conditions.
Our inpatient services are provided 7 days a week.
Doylestown Health offers specialized therapy for patients recovering from an amputation. Therapy aids patients in increasing strength, mobility and endurance, and in the fitting and use of prosthetics. To learn more about amputation therapy, call 215.345.2894.
Cancer rehabilitation is therapy that may be necessary at various stages of cancer treatment. Specially-trained therapists provide treatment and education that are both preventative and restorative in nature. The program can start as early as diagnosis and continue through treatment and beyond. Common reasons for treatment include chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy, deconditioning, balance/gait problems, range of motion limitation and lymphedema management. For more information about rehabilitation after cancer treatment, call 215.345.2892.
Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT)
Complete decongestive therapy (CDT) is used to treat lymphedema, a permanent chronic swelling condition. CDT combines manual lymphatic drainage, compression bandaging, therapeutic exercises, compression garments and proper skin care.
This program improves physical, thinking and communication skills after a brain injury, stroke or other neurologic condition.
Hand therapy is specialized rehabilitation for conditions affecting the hands and upper extremities caused by illness or injury.
Lymphedema is permanent chronic swelling (edema), often caused by cancer, surgery, trauma or a vein problem. Our certified lymphedema therapists are specially trained in comprehensive lymphedema management therapy.
Occupational therapists help patients gain independence and overcome difficulty performing activities of daily living.
Physical and occupational therapists help patients recovering from orthopedic surgery or injury regain independence and maximum function.
Orthotics are foot supports that are used to reduce back pain and help with common foot conditions, like heel and arch pain, leg fatigue, corns and calluses, and bunions. Doylestown Health's Rehabilitation Therapy department can assist with the fitting of orthotics. For more information, call 215.345.2894.
Physical therapists offer a wide range of therapies to help those with disabilities, pain or injury. Our team develops a personalized therapy program to meet the needs of each patient.
Our certified speech therapists offer comprehensive therapy for patients with speech, language, cognitive, voice and swallowing disorders.
Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJ) is a common dysfunction of the jaw. TMJ is susceptible to overuse, inflammation, tightness and spasms in the surrounding muscles. Therapy can assist with pain relief, improved mobility and function.
Vestibular rehabilitation is a specialized type of physical therapy in the treatment of vertigo, dizziness, imbalance and falls. Vestibular therapy is also used to treat symptoms following a concussion.
MossRehab, part of the Einstein Healthcare Network, operates a 12-bed satellite inpatient facility in Doylestown Hospital.