Outpatient Comprehensive Stroke Program

University Hospital offers a comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation program for individuals who have suffered a stroke.

Services are provided by an interdisciplinary team including occupational therapists, physical therapists, speech therapists, neuropsychologists, vocational therapist and physicians. University Hospital has the most updated equipment and treatment techniques.

What you Should Expect from your Therapy

Available Treatment Options Include:

  • Activities of daily living and independent living skills
  • Recommendations of Assistive or Adaptive equipment
  • Vision Testing and Retraining
  • Speech and swallowing training
  • Ambulation and transfer training
  • Balance and coordination training
  • Strengthening
  • Family Training
  • Stroke Education
  • Neuropyscholgy Testing
  • Tone Management
  • Wheelchair Assessments
  • Cognitive retraining
  • vocational services
  • return to work and school

The primary goal of our rehabilitation program is to maximize the individual's functional independence. Programs are based on individual needs and goals. Stroke education related to cognition and communication, physical mobility, and life independence is an integral part of the comprehensive program.

A physician's referral is required for examination and treatment within this program.