Complete Physical and Occupational Orthopedic Rehab
The Lowcountry's flagship balance and fall prevention program continues to lead the way with unique programs, equipment, and services to reduce our patients' falling risks, boost their confidence, and improve their quality of life.
Parkinson movement (BIG) Program
Wheel Chair Fittings
Recognize and diminish symptoms of dizziness and feelings of imbalance.
Do you have patients who have fallen more than once in the past year, or feel unsteadly when they are walking or cllimbing stairs? Falling is not a typical aspect of growing older. In fact, most falls are preventable. By making a few adjustments, your patients or family members can reduce their chances of a fall.
One out of five falls causes a serious injury such as broken bones or a head injury.CDC Home & Recreational Safety
Over 50% of falls occur within the home. Dimly lit rooms and loose area rugs are common factors in those incidents, so Horizon Rehabilitation offers a household evaluation to help create the safest environment possible for your patients or family members.
With our treatment plan, Horizon patients enjoy on average, a 106% increase in dynamic balance with with 90% of balance goals achieved and a 57% increase in static balance.
All races, both sexes, Ages 65+. Source: www.cdc.gov/injury/wisqars
Have you fallen more than once in the past year?
Do you take medicine for two or more of the following diseases: heart disease, hypertension, arthritis, anxiety or depression?
Do you feel dizzy or unsteady if you make sudden changes in movement such as bending down or quickly turning?
Do you have blackouts or seizures?
Have you experienced a stroke or other neurological problems that have affected your balance?
Do you experience numbness or loss of sensation in your legs and/ or feet?
Do you use a walker or wheelchair, or do you need assistance to get around?
Are you inactive? (Answer yes if you do not participate in a regular form of exercise, such as walking or exercising 20-30 minutes at least 3 times a week.)
Do you feel unsteady when you are walking or climbing stairs?
Do you have difficulty sitting down or rising from a seated position?
If you answered "yes" to one or more of these questions, you are a candidate for our Balance and Fall Prevention Program. Call for a complimentary balance screening.
Do you experience dizziness? Have trouble keeping your balance? Vertigo?
Vestibular rehabilitation treatments help retrain the brain to reinterpret information and correct any imbalances.
Unfortunately, you're not alone. According to data from the National Institutes for Health, approximately 69 million Americans over the age of 40 suffer from some type of balance disorder.
At Horizon Rehabilitation our specifically trained team understands the balance system and and treating a variety of vestibular and balance disorders.
Our Driving Rehabilitation Specialists will perform several tests to ensure your safety both physically and with your driving skills. When you successfully complete this program you are eligible to receive a 15 – 20% discount on most auto insurance for three (3) years.
The LSVT BIG® program is designed for patients with Parkinson's Disease. In working with a certified LSVT BIG therapist, patients are instructed in a standardized treatment protocol comprised of a series of whole body exercises, gait training, and functional training.
Treatment is administered in 16 sessions over a single month (four individual 60 minute sessions per week). The goal of the program is to help patients move bigger and better in all that they do.
At Horizon Rehabilitation, we are proud to offer our Wheelchair Seating Clinic. During our clinic, we offer a comprehensive assessment of your mobility and transportation needs.
Wheelchairs, transport chairs, manual and power mobility are all considered as we work along with outside vendors and yourself as together we help you obtain the proper equipment confidence with your new or revised means of mobility.