Rehabilitation for Arthritis Management

Arthritis describes a condition of inflamed and swollen joints. Advanced arthritis results in the painful breakdown of cartilage – the body’s natural cushion between bones. Arthritis symptoms range from being merely an inconvenience to completely disabling, depending on the type and the severity. It falls into two broad categories: Osteoarthritis: Often described as the “wear […]

Neurological Disorders: Complex Diseases that Require a Team Approach Tinton Falls NJ

Neurological disorders is a catch-all term that includes medically complex diseases that attack the body’s central nervous system. Diseases such as Parkinson’s, multiple sclerosis (MS) and Lou Gehrig’s disease, commonly called ALS, require specialized treatment plans. Our hospital uses a team approach to provide patients with an individualized plan that meets those specific needs. The team […]

Rehabilitation for the Unique Needs of Multiple Trauma

Multiple trauma describes a variety of injuries suffered during one incident. A typical example is the auto accident victim – with fractures, internal injuries and head trauma. However, a variety of circumstances can result in multiple trauma. Multiple trauma victims need extremely specialized attention, as one injury can easily affect the progress of another. So […]

Increasing Odds for Improvement after Hip Fracture

Hip fracture is not just a potentially disabling injury; it can be deadly, especially in the elderly. Our hospital’s team approach to hip fracture rehabilitation applies a powerful combination of resources, leading rehabilitation technology and specialized experience. Strength and mobility increase. Future health problems are prevented. And, hope is restored. Hip Fractures The risk for […]