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Rehabilitation

Recovering from any illness, surgery or injury can be a very stressful and difficult time. At Waddell Nursing and Rehab we recognize that the decision as to who should provide rehabilitation services for you or a loved one is a difficult decision. Our individualized treatment plans, latest treatment modalities, as well as our goal oriented approach to restore independence should make your decision an easier one. Waddell Nursing and Rehab has a trusted team of physical, occupational and speech therapists to assist you in your return to home.

Waddell Nursing and Rehab
202 Painter St
Galax, VA 24333
Tel 276-236-5164Tel 276-236-5164

Treatment

At Waddell Nursing and Rehab we treat patients in need of:

  • Post-surgery recovery
  • Joint replacement and Orthopedic injury recovery
  • Injuries related to trauma
  • Cardiac recovery care
  • Pulmonary conditions
  • Stroke
  • Brain injury
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Generalized weakness following a hospital stay
  • Patient and family education

Rehabilitation in Galax VA

Physical Therapy

Our team of therapists at Waddell Nursing and Rehab will tailor a treatment plan to meet your individualized needs. Our programs offer:

  • Bed Mobility and Transfer Training
  • Gait Training
  • Balance and Coordination Therapy
  • Pre and Post Operative Exercise Programs
  • Prosthetic Training
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Home Assessments
  • Community Re-entry Programs
  • Outpatient Therapy

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy enables our patients to return home as independently as possible following an illness or injury. We provide services in the following areas:

  • Activities of daily living – bathing, dressing, etc., tailored to your needs
  • Meal preparation
  • Light housekeeping
  • Mobility training
  • Adaptive equipment and training
  • Home assessment – including ordering of equipment

Speech/Language Therapy

Our speech therapists are highly trained to work with our patients in the following areas:

  • Speech – voice and speech clarity
  • Language – the ability to express and understand both verbal and written communication
  • Cognition – memory, attention and problem solving
  • Dysphagia Management – exercises, diet modification, and strategies for those with swallowing impairment