Rehabilitation services in Bowling Green, Kentucky
TriStar Greenview Regional Hospital offers a highly skilled team of speech, physical and occupational therapists. These clinicians are devoted to providing a rehabilitation program to fit a wide range of injuries and illnesses. Whether you have experienced a stroke or need help managing after a surgery, our coordinated team of professionals can help.
For a free physician referral or more information, call TriStar MedLine® at (270) 495-6675.
Physical therapy is an important part of treatment for patients with pain and/or movement dysfunction caused by disability or disease. Through proper evaluation and treatment, physical therapy can minimize pain and disability and maximize a patient's ability to function. Physical therapists also help promote a healthy lifestyle through injury prevention education and personal fitness programs.
Our therapists are experienced in treating a variety of medical and physical conditions. They develop individual treatment plans to help each patient regain an improved quality of life. Treatment plans and services vary, and can include:
- Care for neck and back pain
- Ergonomic assessments
- Function capacity evaluations
- Patient and family education
- Post-operative rehab
- Vestibular rehab
Our occupational therapy program helps patients who need specialized assistance in achieving functional independence. We care for patients through exercise, activities and cognitive training. We offer:
- Evaluation and treatment of deficits in strength, endurance and range of motion
- Evaluation and treatment of patients with neurological disorders
- Treatment of traumatic or repetitive injuries of the hand/upper extremities
Outpatient speech therapy and rehabilitation
We offer outpatient services for speech-language therapy on our main hospital campus. Our speech therapists (also referred to as speech-language pathologists) provide accurate assessments for children and adults with neurological impairments. We also offer individualized, patient-focused treatments that promote understanding, speaking, swallowing and thinking.
Speech and language conditions commonly treated include:
- Aspiration pneumonia
- Brain injuries
- Cognitive deficits, such as memory, attention, or problem solving issues
- Coughing, choking or gagging when eating or drinking
- Dysphagia (swallowing disorder)
- Motor disorders
- Painful swallowing or a sensation of food stuck in the throat
- Progressive neurological conditions
Outpatient speech therapy appointments
We offer convenient appointments to fit therapy around your schedule. Before we are able to work with you, a physician referral and order for services must be provided. We accept referrals from physicians, families and other healthcare professionals.
We are open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.
For more information about our outpatient speech therapy services, call us at (270) 793-2197.
Physical therapy and rehabilitation at TriStar Health
Rehabilitation refers to the process of helping a patient recover from a serious injury or illness. Patients often have to regain strength and learn new ways of completing normal, daily activities. Physical therapy, a branch of rehabilitation, focuses on building strength and mobility after disease, injury or surgery.Learn about Physical therapy and rehabilitation