The Official Therapy Provider for Penn Medicine
Good Shepherd Penn Partners (GSPP) patients benefit from innovative rehabilitation for conditions ranging from simple to extremely complex. Whether you are recovering at one of our two inpatient rehabilitation facilities or 26 outpatient sites in the Philadelphia and New Jersey region, you’ll receive world-class care. Our unique partnership with Penn Medicine makes care convenient and gives patients access to an extraordinary range of services not available elsewhere in the region. GSPP clinical staff are not only experts in their fields, but they are guiding research today that will shape the future of rehabilitation.
- Rehabilitation Plays an Important Role in Stroke RecoveryIt’s a fact: People who participate in a stroke rehabilitation program have better outcomes than those who do not.1 The impact of your stroke is different than anyone else’s, and a personalized program can help restore movement, strength and speech and help you with daily tasks. It’s important to know that stroke recovery times vary widely. You may find you… Read more: Rehabilitation Plays an Important Role in Stroke Recovery
- Spinal Cord Injury: A Personal Rehabilitation JourneyYour recovery from a spinal cord injury (SCI) is unique. That’s because each injury is different, based on the location and extent of damage to the spinal cord. Most people with SCI experience changes to strength, sensation and automatic function below the injury site. It can also impact your physical, mental, emotional and social well-being. But despite these challenges, you… Read more: Spinal Cord Injury: A Personal Rehabilitation Journey
- Brain Injury Rehabilitation: What is the best therapy for brain injury?A football tackle. A stroke. A combat injury. A car accident. Any of these events can cause a brain injury. And just as each cause of brain injury is different, so will be its symptoms and the specific therapies needed to resolve them. What is a brain injury? Traumatic brain injuries may be caused by a blow or bump to… Read more: Brain Injury Rehabilitation: What is the best therapy for brain injury?
- What is the Role of Speech Therapy in Brain Injury Recovery?A brain injury can be a life-changing event. There are two types of brain injury: traumatic and non-traumatic. Traumatic is caused by an external event such as a car accident or a fall, while non-traumatic brain injuries occur as a result of an event inside your body, like a stroke. Regardless of the type, when a brain injury occurs, your… Read more: What is the Role of Speech Therapy in Brain Injury Recovery?
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