Physical Therapy services are available at East Alabama Medical Center seven days a week, serving the community with inpatient and outpatient therapeutic services. In addition to physical therapy, speech and occupational therapies are offered on an inpatient and outpatient basis.
A few of the services offered by the Physical Therapy Department include Wound Care; Balance Evaluation and Rehabilitation; Rehabilitation for Stroke, Traumatic Head Injury and Spinal Cord Injury; Total Knee/ Total Hip Replacement and Orthopedic Post-Surgical Care.
The Physical Therapy Department serves all ages and diagnosis groups of patients, from newborn to elderly; cardiac-related to cancer patients. A written or verbal order is required from a licensed physician or dentist for Physical Therapy services at East Alabama Medical Center.