Neurological Disorders

Neurological Rehabilitation
The most common neurological disorders that can benefit from therapy are:

  • Intervertebral disc disease with surgical or conservative management
  • Fibrocartilagenous Emboli
  • Degenerative Myelopathy (similar to Multiple Sclerosis in humans)
  • Plexus Lesions
  • Brachial and Lumbosacral

Treatment options are conservative or surgical
Rehab can include:

  • Rest
  • Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory
  • Steroids
  • Pain medication
  • Ice
  • Splinting
  • Skin protection
  • Range of Motion
  • Laser Therapy
  • Cervical collar
  • Carts
  • Walkabout Harness
  • Therapeutic Exercises for balance, proprioception, strengthening and endurance Education

Web sites for support and information regarding Degenerative Myelopathy