Neurologic Rehabilitation

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) offers specialized rehabilitation services for those living with both simple and complex neurologic disorders. Our experienced team of therapists will customize a plan to help restore you to your highest possible level of cognitive, physical function and mobility. We work with you to create an ongoing plan of wellness to maximize your highest level of overall health and function at a rehab location close to home. 

Our team of physical, occupational and speech and language pathologists works together to treat a variety of diagnoses, including (but not limited to): 

Our specialized team is focused on providing individualized evidence-based care. Dedicated to clinical excellence, our neurologic rehabilitation team is staffed with board-certified clinical specialists in neurology, certified brain injury specialists and certified vestibular specialists.  

Whether using simple everyday movements to improve your ability to perform daily activities or function more independently, our neurological rehab team has the knowledge and skill to meet your needs. Our therapists’ expertise, partnered with specialized programs and state-of-the-art equipment, helps patients achieve optimum functionality, mobility and independence.

  • PWR! Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery: PWR is a comprehensive program that integrates the latest research on Parkinson’s disease and rehabilitation, exercise and wellness. This program is shown to reduce symptoms, restore function and improve quality of life for patients with Parkinson’s disease.
  • Wheelchair Mobility Clinic: Our multidisciplinary team will assist you throughout the process to ensure proper fitting, delivery and training in the use and care of your wheelchair. We provide comprehensive assessments for both manual wheelchairs and power wheelchairs.
  • VitalStim Therapy: VitalStim helps treat dysphasia disorders (difficulty swallowing).
  • NeuroCom® SMART EquiTest®: The SMART EquiTest System is the gold standard in balance assessment.
  • STI-SIM M4000 Driving Simulator: This simulator assists in providing advanced driving assessments, rehabilitation and training programs all while tracking driver progress.
  • Armeo: Self-initiated arm and hand training. By providing arm weight support, the Armeo encourages patients to achieve a higher number of arm and hand movements based on specific therapy goals.
  • Bioness H200/L300: These hand and leg units are used to increase hand/leg function, increase or maintain range of motion, reduce muscle spasms, prevent muscle loss, re-educate muscles and increase blood circulation.

Throughout the rehabilitation process, we encourage caregivers and family members to engage in the sessions whenever possible and to continue to support and promote the patient’s progress while at home.