What is Vestibular Rehabilitation?
Vestibular rehabilitation is a form of specialized neurorehabilitation designed to improve dizziness, balance, and eye coordination.
What causes dizziness?
Many causes of dizziness exist, including inner ear dysfunction, disorders of the brain/ nervous system, sensory integration impairment, medication side effects, neck dysfunction
Who would benefit?
Anyone who experiences dizziness in its many forms:
A variety of conditions that can cause dizziness and balance impairment include:
Evaluation for vestibular treatment
Comprehensive evaluation of all functional impairments will be performed by the physical therapist. Their findings will lead to creation of a program that will improve your function and match with your goals of care.
What will treatment look like?
Treatment for vestibular conditions varies greatly from person to person. Each program is uniquely created for the individual. Treatments can include:
What type of outcomes and recovery can I expect from vestibular rehabilitation?
Vestibular conditions, although greatly impairing to one’s life, can improve greatly with intervention from a physical therapist. Quality of life is what matters most, and each unique program will aim to restore your independence of mobility and activity.
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