Roger C. Peace Rehabilitation hospital offers out-patient physical therapy treatment for patients with loss of a limb by amputation. Treatment consists of an individualized treatment plan of exercise and prosthetic training to improve independence at home and in the community. Sessions include education and treatment of:
The physical therapist establishes an individualized treatment plans for each patient and coordinates with the prosthetists throughout the rehabilitation process. Follow-up care is available as needed through out-patient physical therapy and tailored home exercise programs to promote success in meeting personal goals and improving quality of life.
Community support is also available through the amputee support group, where amputees have the opportunity to interact with their peers from the community.