At Allegheny Valley, you’ll find all the services you need to get better and move more easily. We offer:
In our specialized 17-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit (IRU), we provide round-the-clock comprehensive care for people following a complex illness, stroke, or surgery. We also provide care after a traumatic injury, such as spinal cord or orthopaedic injuries.
A physiatrist (a physician with advanced training in physical medicine and rehabilitation) leads your team of caregivers. We develop a personalized rehab plan that considers your unique needs and health goals.
Our inpatient rehabilitation patients benefit from:
With easy access from Route 28N in Natrona Heights, the IRU at Allegheny Valley Hospital features:
Our licensed physical therapists help you regain your strength and function. We offer the full spectrum of physical therapy services, customized to your needs and health goals. Our therapists work with you to increase your strength, flexibility, and mobility. We help you live as independently as possible.
Our speech-language therapy team designs a customized treatment plan for you. We help you relearn skills for communicating, eating, swallowing, and cognition. If you’ve had a stroke or brain injury or you live with a neurological condition or swallowing disorder, speech-language therapy is an important part of your care.
Occupational therapy helps you regain skills for the tasks of daily living. In our unique Hand Center, you’ll receive specialized care for conditions affecting the upper extremities, including hands, fingers, elbows, and arms. Find out more about hand and upper extremity care at Allegheny Health Network.
Lymphedema is swelling that typically occurs in the arms or legs. We use a variety of techniques to reduce the swelling, including wrapping with specialized bandages, providing massage, and fitting you for compression garments.
If vision loss has affected your safety and independence, our clinic can help. We work with you to improve your visual skills through exercises, optical devices, and adaptive equipment.
Get more information:
Learn more about rehabilitation services at Allegheny Valley.
Find an AHN Therapy Service location near you.
Allegheny Valley Hospital
1301 Carlisle Street
Natrona Heights, PA 15065
Copyright © 2020 Allegheny Health Network. All rights reserved