Balance and Vestibular

Balance and Vestibular Rehabilitation: Bertec Balance Advantageâ„¢  System

 

Advanced diagnostic and treatment equipment improves patient balance

Marianjoy balance and vestibular rehabilitation is a targeted therapy program designed to promote recovery, adaptation and compensation for a wide variety of balance and vestibular disorders. The goal of the program is to improve balance, decrease dizziness and minimize falls by restoring normal vestibular function and postural control.

Marianjoy's physical therapists, specializing in vestibular rehabilitation, comprehensively assess and determine impairments to the vestibular; somatosensory (sensation that can occur anywhere in the body); musculoskeletal; and visual systems. Therapists interpret evaluation results and collaborate with referring physicians to develop a comprehensive, individualized treatment plan that addresses a patient's impairments and functional goals.

Typically, the program is targeted for patients with vestibular or balance disorders causing any of the following symptoms:

There are many causes or reasons why a patient may need a vestibular and balance evaluation. Some of these reasons include:

Balance and Vestibular Services

The Marianjoy Balance and Vestibular Rehabilitation Program specializes in comprehensive evaluation and treatment for:

The Balance and Vestibular Center features the following specialized therapy technology: