Rehabilitation We serve a diverse population, from middle school teams to elite adult athletes, through three programs:
• Eclipse Sports Performance Programs at Mercyhealth Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Centers in Janesville and Lake Geneva, WI
• Mercyhealth Top Performers at Mercyhealth Sportscore 2, Loves Park, IL, and at Mercyhealth Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Center in Janesville, WI
Our highly educated rehabilitation specialists create and supervise therapy treatment plans for patients of all ages who have musculoskeletal concerns or are recovering from surgery. They educate patients about healing from and preventing and avoiding injuries and disorders. Some individuals also choose to use massage and acupuncture for their rehabilitation and recovery. Rehabilitation services are available in our hospitals, through Mercyhealth at Home Home Health, and in select community-based clinics.
Occupational Therapy – Goals of occupational therapy include improving or restoring your ability to care for yourself and/or successfully returning to your life of independence, at work and home. This cost-effective therapy uses occupation or productive activities, along with other techniques, to restore function caused by injury, disease and aging. Our occupational therapists and occupational therapist assistants work in inpatient, outpatient and home health settings.
Physical Therapy – Recovering from an injury or surgical treatment takes time and work. Our physical therapy experts work closely with you to help you safely and gradually regain or continue your independence in activities you enjoy. They also use different treatment techniques to prevent or manage a variety of physical conditions with a focus on increasing mobility. They can also help individuals avoid or delay surgery, and reduce the use of prescription medicines. Our physical therapists and physical therapist assistants work in inpatient, outpatient and home health settings. Aquatic therapy is offered by physical therapists the Mercyhealth Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Center–East in Janesville, WI.
Speech-language Therapy – Our certified speech-language pathologists identify, evaluate and treat a wide range of speech, voice, language, cognitive-communication, and swallowing disorders that can result from stroke, head injury, dementia, complex medical conditions, and developmental delay in adults and children.