Our geriatric rehabilitation specialists understand the unique needs of older adults. We tailor our geriatric rehabilitation programs for patients who may have multiple problems, such as physical, cognitive, and functional needs. We help families understand the best approach to caring for their loved ones and we empower older patients to live as independently as possible.
Common conditions treated at iRehab
Falls can result in serious medical complications, including hip fractures and head injuries. In many cases, those who experience a fall have a hard time recovering while their overall health deteriorates noticeably. Statistics show that more than 40% of people hospitalized from a hip fracture do not return home and are not capable of living independently again. The good news is that, with adequate knowledge, falls can be prevented.
At iRehab we have a comprehensive interdisciplinary program that consists of doctors and therapists from multiple disciplines (Rehabilitation Physician and allied-health care professionals) that is able to help you prevent falls.
We comprehensively evaluate and give specific recommendations to the patient who has a history of falls for unknown reasons. We create customized care plans and give individual recommendations to each patient.
We are uniquely qualified to evaluate the patient with a history of falls and give specific care recommendations to the patient and their primary care physician. If needed, referrals can be arranged to our affiliated departments and speciality providers who have made themselves available to Falls Clinic patients for prompt appointments.