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Physical & Occupational Therapy

Physical & Occupational Therapy

St. Elizabeth’s provides a full range of speech, occupational, physical, and sports medicine therapy services for inpatients.

Physical & Occupational Therapy

736 Cambridge Street
Brighton, MA 02135

Speech & Language Therapy: ​617-562-7735
Inpatient Rehab: ​​617-562-7112

Physical and Occupational Therapy at St. Elizabeth's

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Inpatient Rehabilitation Services

Inpatient rehabilitation therapists work closely with physicians in every medical specialty to help patients reach their highest level of functioning, providing:

  • Physical therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Occupational therapy
Speech and Language Therapy

Speech therapists diagnose and treat speech, language, swallowing, and cognitive disorders to improve individuals’ quality of life. Services include:

  • Cognitive retraining after brain injury or stroke
  • Customized alternative communication for patients with language deficits
  • Treatment for speech production and voice disorders
  • Assessment and treatment of swallowing disorders
Occupational Therapy

Inpatient occupational therapists provide a full range of therapeutic modalities and treatment techniques, specializing in hand and upper extremity rehabilitation to help patients perform the tasks of daily life and work. Services include:

  • Splinting
  • Wound care
  • Pain management
  • Sensory re-education
  • Range of motion and strengthening
  • Neurologic rehabilitation
  • Hand therapy
  • Fine motor co-ordination
  • Cognitive / perceptual retraining.

St. Elizabeth’s evaluates and treats both surgical and non-surgical patients with any type of injury to the hand or arm, including fractures, tendon and nerve injuries, arthritis, tendonitis, stroke, sports injuries, burns, and amputations.

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Resources

Take the Physical Therapy Fitness Challenge Quiz
Fitness and physical therapy go hand-in-hand. Take this fitness quiz to see if you can score 100%.
Healthy Living with Mary Richardson: Warm Up Exercises