Personalized rehabilitation services for excellent outcomes
At Southwest General, we are committed to helping patients return to their
daily activities as soon as possible after injury, illness or surgery.
Our Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Department provides
comprehensive rehabilitation services, including Physical Therapy, Occupational
Therapy and SportsMedicine among others.
Each patient receives an individualized rehabilitation plan prepared by
an interdisciplinary team of medical professionals. This individualized
approach helps us to focus on each patient’s specific needs for
the best possible outcomes.
Rehabilitation Programs to Complement Every Patient’s Needs
Our orthopedic rehabilitation programs are planned and delivered with compassion,
patience and expertise by the team of medical professionals in our PM&R
Department. Some of our major programs include:
Knee and Hip Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation programs for patients with knee and hip conditions include
comprehensive inpatient and outpatient components to help patients recover
during their stay and continue to progress after they are discharged from
Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation
Physical and occupational therapists work together to provide a comprehensive
program for rehabilitation of all upper extremity injuries and conditions
involving the hand, wrist, elbow or shoulder.
Comprehensive evaluations and treatment of cervical, thoracic, lumbar or
sacral spine problems, including scoliosis. Our Spine Care Team provides
education focusing on the areas of anatomy, biomechanics of the spine,
proper posture and correct performance of daily activities. This ongoing
education helps patients prevent re-injury and empowers them to manage
Pediatric Orthopedic Rehabilitation
A comprehensive program of services to address the special needs of children
of all ages. Highly skilled, compassionate pediatric rehabilitation therapists
work together with each child’s family, primary care physician and
any specialty care providers to coordinate services to meet the child’s
LifeWorks of Southwest General
LifeWorks, Southwest General’s state-of-the-art fitness facility,
offers special programs for hip and knee replacement patients. In most
cases, participation in the programs requires both a physician referral
and a fee, which may be covered by your insurance. Programs include the
Hip and Knee Pre-Operative Program and the Post-Therapy Hip and Knee Program.
State-of-the-art rehabilitation for athletes of all ages and skill levels.
The program focuses on education, injury prevention, rehabilitation and
strength training to help athletes get better, stronger, faster and back
in the game. The Sports Medicine program is based at LifeWorks of Southwest
General but offers convenient, easily accessible locations in Strongsville
and Brunswick as well.
We Look Forward to Helping You
For existing patients and for those exploring treatment options for their
orthopedic conditions, our state-of-the-art individualized rehabilitation
programs will help you get back to your daily routine quickly and with
confidence. To learn more about the orthopedic rehabilitation programs
available at Southwest General, call our Health Connection at