Spinal Cord Rehabilitation

The Spinal Cord Rehabilitation program at Texas Rehabilitation Hospital of Arlington offers comprehensive rehabilitation for spinal cord injuries, either traumatic or non-traumatic, for patients needing a specialized and coordinated process to amplify a patient’s physical, emotional, and psychological ability. Patients benefit from neuro-psychological treatments that maximize independence in self-care, activities of daily living, and mobility.

Program Features

  • Dedicated Multi-Disciplinary Treatment Team including, but not limited to:
    • Patient and Family
    • Physiatrist (Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Doctor)
    • Consulting Physician Specialists
    • Rehabilitation Nurses to provide 24 hour nursing care
    • Psychologists to assist with behavioral, emotional, and social issues
    • Physical Therapist to assist with increasing strength and mobility
    • Occupational Therapist to assist with increasing everyday living skills
    • Respiratory Therapist
    • Case Manager to assist with discharge planning
    • Dietician to provide nutrition education and counseling
  • State-of-the-Art Technology
  • Community Re-Integration Focus
  • Pain Management
  • Transitional Living Suite designed to simulate a home environment
  • Patient and Family Education and Training
  • Equipment and Home Evaluations
  • Multipurpose lounge
  • Private rooms with private bathrooms
  • Dedicated rooms with built in Hoyer lifts to assist with transfers