Physical Rehabilitation Services
UMass Memorial - Marlborough Hospital Physical Rehabilitation provides comprehensive physical, occupational and speech therapy to patients of all ages.
After a thorough evaluation of your medical condition and capabilities, a treatment plan is tailored to your individual needs and goals to help you regain strength, mobility and independence.
Physical rehabilitation services are offered at two locations:
- Our state-of-the-art center located at 340 Maple Street in Marlborough
- The Center for Sports and Physical Therapy at 151 Main Street in Shrewsbury
Physical Therapy at Marlborough Hospital
Licensed physical therapists and physical therapy assistants use a combination of:
- Graduated exercises
These therapies help to restore normal health and functions and can help prevent a disability from getting worse.
Occupational therapists use selected activities to help you reach your maximum level of function and independence in all aspects of daily life. Therapists also provide:
- Assessments of assistive devices
- Adaptations in the home
Speech therapists supervise the rehabilitation of patients who are unable to speak coherently due to congenital causes, accidents or illnesses, such as stroke. Our services include: Lee Silverman Voice Treatments for Parkinson's, language services after stroke, memory, swallowing disorders, dyslexia treatment, fluency, tongue thrust, articulation disorders and language development/expansion, among others.
To schedule an appointment, a physician referral is required.