Bristol: Bristol, PA
Almost six weeks after a bicycling accident on Labor Day last year, I was still suffering from symptoms of a concussion despite strict brain rest. While I felt that a concussion might be the cause of severe headaches,…
NovaCare Rehabilitation: Merchantville, NJ
"My shoulder became a frozen shoulder and June, the physical therapist at NovaCare in Merchantville, NJ, knew exactly what to do and how to treat me. She gave me the right exercises and had me work hard…
Eastgate: Cincinnati, OH
After having hip revision surgery performed this past November and being a veteran of many orthopaedic procedures, I anticipated a challenging, but uneventful rehabilitation at the NovaCare Eastgate center in Cincinnati,…
We work hard to create a positive clinical and customer service experience for our patients. To help our patients reach their recovery goals, in a safe and compassionate environment, our experienced therapists develop an individualized plan of care. Each plan is designed to get back to activity, back to work, and most importantly, back to life.
Discover the power of physical therapy today with NovaCare Rehabilitation.
For more information, please contact me directly at (724) 745-5750 or CZanke@hq.novacare.com.
Stay in touch! Ask questions or tell us about your experience with NovaCare on Facebook and Twitter using #ThePowerofPT.
To request an appointment, fill out the required information below.
Congratulations to Dave Friedman who placed 2nd at the main event of this years Steel City Showdown as a member of the NovaCare Cycling Team. This was a great accomplishment for Dave and his teammates who helped guide him to the podium. Also due a pat on the back are the members of the Cat 4/5 team who worked hard to earn a victory for new member Matt Brady. For full results of this years event, please visit the team site at http://www.jmaccyclingllc.com/.
NovaCare Rehabilitation is proud to be the Preferred Provider for Physical Therapy and Athletic Training Services for Pittsburgh Ultimate. Pittsburgh Ultimate is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that oversees all of the youth and adult Ultimate Frisbee teams, leagues, and tournaments in the Greater Pittsburgh area. To learn more about Ultimate Frisbee, or to join a league, check out their home page at www.pittsburgh-ultimate.org.
Recently, five of our Western PA therapists underwent certification in the Select Medical Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE). An FCE is a test that determines a person's ability to safely perform an array of work-related tasks such as lifting, walking, carrying, climbing and sitting. FCEs are commonly used by physicians and employers to determine if a person is able to safely perform the daily tasks required by his or her job description. With 14 local FCE testers, call one of our locations today to see if our FCE services can help you and your company.
Congratulations to our new FCE testers:
Advances in the past decade have opened the medical communty's eyes to the importance of proper diagnosis and treatment of concussions. We no longer view a concussion as an event where someone is "knocked out". We now know that concussions can occur from any blow to the head, or from any quick, forceful movements to the head and neck, such as whiplash. Many people experience no change in consciousness during a concussive event. Symptoms of a concussion can include:
If you feel you may be experiencing any of these symptoms due to a concussion, contact one of our clinics today to learn how we can help you.
Today, America's employers are very much at risk - paying nearly one billion dollars per week in workers' compensation costs. Through the WorkStrategies® Program, our main objectives are to: reduce the frequency and severity of injuries; achieve higher levels of employee functionality; and reduce the employer's TOTAL workers' compensation costs and lost work time.
We partner with employers, case managers, claim managers, TPAs, and insurance companies to provide innovative an cost-effective SOLUTIONS for the prevention and treatment of work-related injuries.
The WorkStrategies® Program offers the following services: