Doylestown Hospital
595 West State Street, Doylestown, PA 18901 (215) 345-2200
V.I.A. Health System
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Comprehensive Stroke Brain Injury Program

Comprehensive Stroke Brain Injury Program

Doylestown Hospital offers a Comprehensive Stroke/Brain Injury Program to individuals 14 years of age and older who have suffered a stroke, traumatic head injury or have other neurological disorders. Our structured  program is based on an interdisciplinary team approach to improve physical, speech/communication, cognitive and memory skills to enable more independent living. Our rehab team consists of physical therapists, occupational therapists, a speech/swallowing therapist as well as a rehab nurse and social worker.

Comprehensive Stroke/Brain Injury rehabilitation may include:

  • REO GO: a robot-assisted treatment using neuromuscular retraining to promote greater arm function.
  • Alternate Communication: training in the use of speech generating devices to improve non-verbal communication.
  • VitalStim Swallow Therapy: uses electrical stimulation to activate the muscles used in swallowing.
  • Return-to-Driving Assessment: a program in cooperation with Moss Rehab, to provide information on visual scanning, distance vision, brake reaction time as well as on-the-road testing to ensure a safe return to driving.

For more information or to make a referral to our program, contact our case manager:

Donna Seif, RN, BSN, CRRN