Vestibular Rehab Therapy
Vestibular rehabilitation is an exercise-based program, designed by a specialized physical therapist, to improve balance and reduce dizziness-related problems.
The evaluation of patient’s symptoms, review medical history and identify any balance problems in gait, neck motion, visual stability, as well as the examination of other potential problem areas. Based on the findings, a plan of care is developed. The goal of the treatment plan is to improve any deficits that were identified. This, in turn, will improve the patient’s ability to function in activities of everyday living, reduce the risk of falling, and ultimately, improve patient’s quality of life.
Patients who are typically referred for vestibular rehabilitation therapy are those diagnosed with: