Neurological rehabilitation helps in treating patients with the nervous system or neurological diseases. It helps in increasing function, reducing debilitating symptoms and improves the lifestyle of the patient. The type of treatment your therapist would opt for completely depends upon the body parts that get affected by the neurological condition.
Some of the symptoms that indicate need of neurological rehabilitation include:
- Muscle weakness
- Abnormal muscle tone
- Difficulty in walking
- Difficulty in swelling
- Difficulty in speaking
- Impairment in thinking
- Impairment in vision
The health practitioners at GOPT is a team of a few formidable brilliant therapists. This team provides the best treatment and therapies. The team comprises some highly skilled professionals who analyse and cater to the needs of each patient separately. The Neurological Rehab team includes some of the following:
Neuro Rehabilitation Experts: They look after patients for behavioural issues related to brain injury and stroke. The neuro rehablitation experts may recommend cognitive therapy, stress reduction techniques and other treatments.
Physical Therapists: They help in treating patients suffering from disease or injury that contributes to pain, loss of strength, range in motion, balance or coordination. These therapists help in restoring and maintaining the ability of a person to move his/her body parts and do other chores that require physical strength.
Occupational Therapists: These therapists help in assisting how well patients can perform daily tasks such as eating, dressing, bathing, etc. The therapists aim to help patients do daily regime activities on their own. These therapists perform vision as directed by the physician.
Speech-Language Pathologists: These experts are well versed in treating patients who face difficulty with their speech and ability to think. These problems are pretty common among those people who have had a brain injury, stroke or any kind of changes in the nervous system. These experts majorly help the patients who find it difficult to swallow.
Therapeutic Recreation Specialists: These are qualified professionals who help in providing recreational therapy services. The Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialists are recreational therapists who have demonstrated professional competence by qualifying for the NCTRC examination.
How Does Neuro Rehabilitation Work?
The neuro rehablitation experts determines the ways by which a person’s brain affects his behaviour in his/her daily life routine. The very first step of this procedure involves a certain set of tests. This process helps in the overall functioning of the brain. Subsequently, they utilise the results from the tests done and maintain a plan of the overall treatment process.
Problems Neuro Rehablitation Can Fix
Neuro Rehab helps in treating:
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
- Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT)
- Cerebral Hemorrhage
- Diabetic Neuropathy
- Spinal Cord Injury
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Movement Disorders
- Congenital Neurological Disorders
- Brain Injury and tumour
- Herniated Disc
- Parkinson's Disease
- Memory Disorders
- Muscular Dystrophy
- Neuromuscular Disorders
Major Types of Neuro Rehabilitation Techniques are:
- Brunnstrom Approach
- Bobath approach
- Gait re-education
- Carr and shepherd approach
- Conductive education
- Mobility rehabilitation
- Transfer rehabilitation
- Contracture management
- Equipment and adaptations assessment
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Neuro rehabilitation has proven itself to be a boon for many patients who suffered a neurological disorder or injury and have been facing difficulty in getting back to their normal life. We have a great set of experts who are extremely qualified and skilled to serve the patients with whatever treatment they require for such issues. So, what are you waiting for? Just login to our website and book an appointment with us for enjoying a normal life once again.