The most precise evaluation and retraining therapies for patients with balance, mobility and/or dizziness problems is available through Greenville Health System Roger C. Peace Rehabilitation Hospital Vestibular Rehabilitation Program. Utilizing the full complement of the Balance Master® evaluation and rehabilitation system, physical therapists can provide the most advanced balance and mobility assessment and training available in the Upstate.
Therapy goals include improved balance control, reduced risk of falls and improved daily function and for orthopaedic patients, improved stabilization of affected joints. Instant visual feedback allows patients to track their performance and make adjustments as they go.
Balance training and assessment is conducted on an outpatient basis and is covered by insurance as a component of neuromuscular re-education. This service may be indicated for patients with the following conditions:
- History of falls
- Multiple sclerosis
- Spinal cord injury
- Brain injury
- Parkinson’s disease
- Injury involving lower extremities
- Vestibular weakness
For more information on the Greenville Health System Vestibular Rehabilitation program, please call 864-455-8788.