Outpatient Rehabilitation

Lutheran Hospital's Outpatient Rehabilitation Department provides a full-service continuum of quality rehabilitative care to meet our patients' needs. We use an interdisciplinary team approach to help our patients achieve a high level of independence and return to a satisfying and purposeful life.

Our Mission
The Outpatient Rehabilitation staff at Lutheran Hospital strives to provide full-service, quality rehabilitative care. We are dedicated to:

  • Meeting the unique health care needs of our patients.
  • Focusing on the restoration of a satisfying and purposeful life.
  • Treating each individual in a respectful and compassionate manner.

Our team of highly skilled professionals includes:

  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physical Therapists
  • Speech-Language Pathologists
  • Certified Augmentative Soft Tissue Mobilization Therapists
  • Certified Lymphedema Therapists
  • Certified Sensory Integration Therapist
  • Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
  • Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist
  • Brain Injury Specialists certified through the Brain Injury Association of America
  • RESNA Assistive Technology Provider

From infants to seniors, our outpatient programs and rehabilitation services accommodate the special needs of each age group. The Outpatient Rehabilitation Department is able to offer comprehensive services. Our areas of outpatient expertise include:

  • Pediatric conditions
    • Congenital deficits
    • Acquired deficits
    • Developmental delays
    • Autism Spectrum Disorder
    • Sensory integration disorders
    • Feeding/swallowing disorders
  • Neurological conditions
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Strokes
  • Acute and chronic orthopaedic conditions
    • Neck
    • Back
    • Shoulder
    • Elbow
    • Wrist/hand
    • Hip
    • Knee
    • Ankle/foot
  • Sports-related injuries
  • Work-related injuries
  • Amputations
  • Arthritis
  • TMJ
  • Total hip replacement
  • Total knee replacement
  • Spinal fusion/Laminectomy
  • Cancer especially conditions related to head, neck and breast cancer
  • Speech, language, voice and swallowing disorders

Our specialty services include:

  • Osteoporosis
  • Sensory integration
  • Lymphedema
  • Vestibular rehabilitation
  • Augmentative Soft Tissue Mobilization (ASTYM)
  • Passy Muir Valve placement
  • Vocal cord dysfunction
  • Aquatics/pool therapy
  • Driving rehabilitation
  • Applied behavioral analysis
  • Rehab swallow studies
  • Aural rehab following a cochlear implant
  • Laryngectomy treatment and care
  • Voice prosthesis fitting
  • Manual therapy
  • Serial casting
  • Hand therapy
  • Splint fabrication
  • Cognitive retraining
  • Low vision
  • Ergonomics
  • Work conditioning
  • Speech generating device analysis
  • Wheelchair fitting
  • Beckman oral motor technique
  • Sports medicine
  • Edema management
  • LSVT (LOUD & BIG)
For more information on Lutheran Hospital's Outpatient Rehabilitation, call (260) 435-6143
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