Adult and pediatric physical therapy in Richmond, Virginia

The rehabilitation center at Retreat Doctors' Hospital provides physical therapy services and other treatments to help you recover from illness or injury. Our team will develop a comprehensive care plan tailored to your unique needs and designed to improve independence, restore strength and regain function.

For more information about Retreat Doctors' Hospital's rehab services, please call our rehabilitation center at (804) 254-5586.

Pediatric Outpatient rehabilitation therapy services

Our Richmond outpatient therapy team offers adult and pediatric therapy services with one-on-one care, focused on results specifically tailored to you and your needs.

Our specialty areas include:

  • Complex care
  • Hand therapy
  • Lymphedema therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Orthopedic rehabilitation
  • Pediatric physical therapy and rehabilitation
  • Physical therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Wound therapy

Complex care

When multiple medical conditions and symptoms happen at once, it's overwhelming and requires a rehabilitative type of care known as "complex care" to treat. Conditions requiring complex care and rehab include:

  • Brain injuries and comas
  • Catastrophic illnesses
  • Complex or nonhealing wounds
  • Multi-trauma or non-weight bearing injuries
  • Pulmonary conditions
  • Stroke and other neurological conditions

Complex care treatments

Our complex care team is dedicated to working together to monitor overlapping symptoms and provide treatment based on your whole health. You may receive treatments that include hyperbaric oxygen or IV nutrition.

As part of your complex care treatment, we also provide coordinated inpatient medical and rehabilitation services to help you heal and prepare for a successful transition home or to the next level of care. We are here every step of the way, answering questions and championing your recovery to your fullest ability.

Lymphedema therapy clinic

Lymphedema is a condition caused by a blockage in the lymphatic system, resulting in swelling in one or more extremities. For patients with this conditions, our lymphedema clinic—open Monday through Friday—provides compression garments, treatments, education and exercise techniques.

Our trained staff manages wounds caused by lymphedema, improving skin integrity and promoting healing. Our therapists are also certified by the Lymphology Association of North America and continue their education with yearly training.

For more information about our lymphedema clinic, please email us.

Pediatric physical therapy and rehabilitation

Our goal is to help children get better at their true occupation: living, learning and playing. To do that, our rehabilitation services combine traditional physical and occupational therapies with sensory integration. This means your child is provided with therapy that uses methods that engage all of their senses.

Our pediatric therapy specialists work with children of all ages, from infancy to adolescence, and treat all diagnoses, including:

  • Attention deficit disorders
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Developmental delays
  • Sensory processing disorders
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Down syndrome
  • Genetic disorders
  • Handwriting disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Prenatal drug exposure

Wound therapy

Our certified wound specialists and physical therapists collaborate to provide comprehensive wound care for burns, crush injuries, ulcers and other types of wounds. This specialty type of therapy will help promote fast, safe wound healing, for all types of chronic and nonhealing wounds.

Physical therapy and rehabilitation at HCA Virginia

Rehabilitation refers to the process of helping a patient recover from a serious injury or illness. Patients often have to regain strength and learn new ways of completing normal, daily activities. Physical therapy, a branch of rehabilitation, focuses on building strength and mobility after disease, injury or surgery.

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