Our Mission - Clinical Excellence and Caring Support
Whether you are in need of a healthcare partner to provide rehabilitation services after a sports or work injury or a patient recovering from stroke, heart, or lung disease, we have the expertise and help you need!
Our physical, occupational, and speech therapists have dedicated themselves to clinical excellence, while maintaining the caring that is St.Vincent Mercy Hospital.
Our rehabilitation programs can help address:
Our customized education programs include:
Our special services include:
Are you afraid of embarrassing moments following a sneeze or laughter? If you suffer from urinary incontinence, help is here. Urinary incontinence affects about 17 million Americans, most of them women, but only a fraction of those people seek treatment. Many may benefit from nonsurgical treatment—physical therapy.
First, you should work with your physician to determine what type of incontinence you have, whether it’s stress incontinence or urge incontinence:
After your condition has been identified, physical therapists can suggest a variety of therapeutic approaches. The most common training is Kegel exercises, which work the pelvic floor muscles used in controlling urination.
Other physical therapy options include:
For more information on the Women’s Health Program or to schedule an appointment, call (765) 552-8460.
Each year, too many women suffer in silence from problems such as urinary incontinence, chronic pain, pelvic floor dysfunction, and lymphedema. If you have one of these conditions, St.Vincent Mercy Hospital offers a program specific to your health needs.
To help those with each of the conditions, physical therapists with the Women’s Health Program will: