Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix
1012 E. Willetta Road
Phoenix, AZ 85006
Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix offers inpatient and outpatient therapy services for all levels of need, from minor deficits to severe conditions affecting an individual’s ability to live and function independently.
Common rehabilitation therapies offered include:
- Occupational Therapy helps improves patient’s skills in dressing, grooming and eating, as well as to improve motor, cognitive and social skills. Occupational therapists also help increase strength and movement of the hands and upper extremities. They help patients use adaptive equipment to make daily tasks easier.
- Physical Therapy helps patients improve strength, flexibility and functional movement such as bed mobility, walking and balance. Physical therapists also can instruct patients on the use of assistive devices, prosthetics and wheelchairs.
- Speech Therapy, also referred to as speech pathology, can help patients improve their communication skills, problem-solving abilities, concentration, memory and voice quality. Certified speech therapists/pathologists also can help patients improve their ability to safely eat and drink.
- Certified therapeutic recreation specialists work to help patients develop a positive sense of self-worth and self-sufficiency through individual therapy, exercise, nature excursions and participation in social programs and group outings.
The Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix Rehabilitation Institute also provides a wide range of highly-specialized inpatient rehabilitation programs including services for:
Other rehabilitation services available include: