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Rehabilitation Therapy Services

Our inpatients, outpatients and Home Health patients benefit from the care of our multidisciplinary staff of physical, occupational and speech therapists who take a team approach to rehabilitative care.

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Call (708) 923-5050 to schedule your appointment at any of our convenient locations.

At Palos, we believe we provide more than a series of movements or exercises - we offer personalized, cost-effective treatment and educational assistance designed to support your needs and goals while teaching skills necessary to self-manage your condition long after you complete our program.

Our multidisciplinary care team provides specialized, individual care for patients of all ages, disabilities and illnesses.

Rehabilitative Conditions We Treat

Palos Community Hospital's Rehabilitation Therapy Services Department serves individuals of all ages, condition, disabilities and illnesses. Our board-certified physicians and licensed therapists work with you, your family and physician to achieve your goals.

Palos Community Hospital's physical, occupational and speech therapists are skilled in treating a variety of conditions, including but not limited to:

Communication Disorders


Hand Therapy


Oncology Rehab

Orthopaedic Conditions & Sports Injuries

  • Athletic & Overuse Injuries
  • Arthritic Conditions
  • Bursitis/Tendonitis
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Neck & Low Back Pain, and Other Spinal Dysfunctions
  • Post-Surgical Conditions & Joint Replacements
  • Postural Abnormalities/Muscular Imbalance
  • Sacroiliac (SI) Dysfunctions
  • Sprains/Strains
  • Temporomandibular Disorders

Women's Health Physical Therapy

  • Joint pain, including lower back, hip, sacroiliac or neck
  • Pelvic floor dysfunction, including incontinence or pain
  • Medical conditions that limit participation in a group exercise program
  • Diastasis recti, the split of the abdominal muscles occurring in most pregnancies to allow for fetus growth

Neurological Conditions

  • Balance/Vestibular Disorders
  • Head Injuries
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neuropathy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Stroke


Pediatric Disorders

  • Articulation Disorders
  • Stuttering
  • Language Delay

Pulmonary Conditions

Swallowing Disorders/Dysphagia

Urinary Incontinence/Pelvic Floor Rehab

Voice Problems

Why Choose Palos for Rehabilitation

Palos Community Hospital is proud of the reputation we have maintained in the south suburbs as a top provider of Rehabilitative Services.

Using modern applications, we are able to provide up-to-date care to individuals of all ages. Our association with Palos Health & Fitness Center allows you to progress your therapy program into a long-term maintenance plan, using a complete array of fitness equipment as appropriate.

Locations for Rehabilitation

To better serve your needs, Palos Community Hospital offers Rehabilitative Services in these convenient locations:

Palos Community Hospital - Palos Heights Palos Health & Fitness Center - Orland Park Palos Diagnostic Center - Tinley Park
Physical Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Speech Therapy
Women's Services
Oncology Rehab

Board-Certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians (Physiatrists)

Board-certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physicians are specialists in the diagnosis, management and treatment of problems related to the nerves, muscles and bones that affect how you move and function.

These physicians work with you in partnership to develop a plan of care that meets your individual needs, with a goal of decreasing pain and improving performance. Their mission is to help you stay as active as possible. The rehabilitation physicians treat you as a whole person, and focus on your participation in a plan of care that may involve teamwork with other health professionals, such as physical, occupational or speech therapists.

Professional Therapists

Our licensed physical, occupational and speech therapists and physical therapist assistants focus on quality one-on-one interaction with patients. Many of our therapists have expanded their education with advanced degrees and specialties, including:

  • Aquatic Specialist
  • Athletic Training
  • Certified Lymphedema Therapists (CLT)
  • Doctors of Physical Therapy (DPT)
  • McKenzie Trained Therapists
  • Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS)

Rehabilitation New Patient Questionnaire

Now that you have made your first appointment for physical therapy, we are kindly requesting that you take a few minutes to print and fill out the Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Questionnaire, and bring it with you to your first session with the physical therapist.

It is the first step you will take to partner with your therapist as you work together to set goals and work to reach those goals.

Schedule An Appointment

Call (708) 923-5050 to schedule an appointment for physical rehabilitation with Palos Community Hospital.

Upcoming Events

  • Oct
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    This class will review what you need to know to prepare for surgery and what you can expect after your total joint replacement surgery.
  • Nov
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    This class will review what you need to know to prepare for surgery and what you can expect after your total joint replacement surgery.