Sometimes an illness or injury can leave you or a loved one unable to function fully. Ephraim McDowell Health's outpatient rehabilitation facilities are committed to helping restore as much function and ability as possible:
Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center
If your physician orders therapy as part of your treatment plan, it may include:
*Physical Therapy. Our physical therapists can use a variety of techniques to assist in your recovery. These may include therapeutic massage, manual techniques, electrotherapy, therapeutic exercise, and pain management techniques.
*Speech/Language Pathology. Our speech and language pathologists evaluate and treat communication disorders, including problems with oral and written language, speaking skills and use of voice, and stuttering. We also have speech therapists certified in Vita Stim Therapy, the newest technique in treating swallowing disorders.
*Industrial Rehabilitation. Our therapists use special programs to address injury prevention and injured worker rehabilitation. Injury prevention programs provide on-site training and special services for local companies. Injured worker programs include clinical rehabilitation, job-specific work conditioning programs, functional capacity evaluations and recommendations for modified duty programs.
We also provide services for:
Specialized orthopedic post-surgical care
Vestibular/balance (certified specialists)
Lymphedema (certified specialists)
Women's health (certified specialists)
Rehabilitation for children
Rehabilitation following strokes, traumatic injuries and joint replacements
If you are recovering from an injury, illness or surgery involving your spine or back, Ephraim McDowell Spine Physical Therapy can help you return to maximum functional ability.
We care for people of all ages who have a variety of spinal conditions:
Our physical therapists focus on restoring your movement and function, relieving pain and preventing future injury. They start by evaluating your condition:
The results are used to administer a variety of treatment regimens, including therapeutic exercise to assist you in relieving pain and returning to your normal daily tasks.
Our treatments consist of hands-on techniques to improve alignment, assist with pain relief, decrease irritation, reduce muscle tension and stress on your muscles, as well as specific, targeted exercises to strengthen and stabilize the affected area.
Ephraim McDowell Spine Physical Therapy patients have access to the pool at McDowell Wellness Center. For many muscular and neurologic diseases, aquatic treatment can help reduce pain, decrease pressure on the nervous system and allow strengthening that otherwise may provoke pain in a traditional, land-based therapeutic program.
236 West Main Street - Suite 204 (the Hub Building)
Danville, KY 40422
(For elevator access to our office, please use the entrance on South Third Street, beside the entrance to the Centre College Bookstore.)
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Monday – Thursday
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Friday
If your child needs therapy services, trust the licensed therapists at Kids Can Do Pediatric Therapy Center, the only therapy center dedicated to pediatrics in south central Kentucky.
A referral for therapy services at Kids Can Do is required by a physician, physician's assistant or a licensed nurse practitioner for treating children with diagnoses including:
Our specialized programs include:
440 Whirl-A-Way Drive, Suite 1
Danville, KY 40422
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Monday - Thursday
8:30 a.m. - Noon Friday