Aurora Medical Center in Oshkosh
855 N Westhaven Dr
Oshkosh, WI 54904
Phone: 920-456-6000 • Fax: 920-456-7601
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Hours of Operation:24 hours/day, 7 days a week.
Individual departments vary.
Rehabilitation services at Aurora Medical Center in Oshkosh include:
Physical therapists treat patients having musculoskeletal and neurological disorders to help them maximize physical function. Services include treatment for:
- Neck and back conditions
- Sports injuries, orthopedic problems
- Neurological disorders
- Gait and balance conditions
- Vestibular dysfunction (vertigo/dizziness)
- Work-related injuries
- Women's health issues (urinary incontinence, pelvic pain, pregnancy-related pain)
- Motor vehicle accident injuries
- Arthritic conditions
- Pediatric problems
- Wound care
- Specialized bracing
Occupational therapists provide skilled treatments to encourage independence in the activities of daily living. They also specialize in fine motor activities including hand, wrist and elbow function. The occupational therapists treat patients experiencing a variety of disorders including:
- Pre- and post-upper extremity surgeries
- Upper extremity tendonitis
- Work-related injuries
- Neurological disorders including a cerebrovascular accident (stroke)
- Hand rehabilitation
- Repetitive stress injuries
Speech therapy services cover all facets of communication (articulation disorders, developmental and acquired language disorders, voice disorders, stuttering) in both children and adults. The speech pathologists offer recommendations and training for patients with memory or physical limitations who may require alternative communicative devices. Swallowing disorders are evaluated on either an inpatient and outpatient basis and/or through radiological swallowing studies.
Treatment and training is also provided for laryngectomy/tracheostomy patients. Common diagnoses include developmental delay, cerebrovascular accident (stroke), traumatic brain injury, brain aneurisms, neuromuscular disorders (e.g., multiple sclerosis, Parkinson disease), oral/pharyngeal and pneumonia.
Massage therapy is a wonderful way to reduce stress, increase energy and relieve discomfort. The techniques available from a licensed professional at Rehabilitation Services include Swedish massage, reiki, lymphatic massage, prenatal massage and chair massage. Sessions range from 10 minutes to one hour. Gift certificates are available.
The Wellness Center is available to patients to continue their rehabilitation independently after discharge from Aurora Rehabilitation Services to increase their fitness level.
Individuals may also engage in a Performance Enhancement program where a custom program is designed to help participants achieve their goals including aerobic fitness, flexibility, strength, speed and coordination.