Rehab patient and therapist

Our dedicated Rehabilitation team is experienced in caring for people of all ages, in a variety of settings including inpatient, outpatient and at home. Offering a state-of-the-art facility, our skilled therapists and staff will work with you to restore function and return you to as independent a lifestyle as possible.

Complete Rehabilitative Care Close to Home

At Excelsior Springs Hospital, we offer a range of comprehensive, specialized rehabilitative care, customized to meet your health care needs.

What Our Patients Say

  • Exceptional caring, they inspired me to achieve my goal. Happy work environment makes a big difference. They have it.  ~Patricia

  • Excellent staff, with excellent results!  ~Larry

  • Everyone was so pleasant and kind...always asking about my comfort. Very attentive. Love my time spent there! ~Kathleen

  • Wonderful care, great professionals. ~Ingred

  • This hospital team's professionalism, knowledge, compassion & “team player” attitude is superb! ~Kim

Physical Therapy

Our experienced Physical Therapists will customize a treatment plan to reduce or eliminate pain, and restore functional mobility for a range of injuries and conditions, including:

  • Arthritis
  • Fall Prevention
  • Neck and Back Care
  • Shoulder, Foot & Knee Pain
  • Hip and Pelvic Dysfunction
  • Pre/Post-Surgical Orthopedic Rehab (post-operative joint replacement or repair)
  • Recreational and Athletic Sports Therapy
  • Motor Vehicle Accident Recovery
  • Repetitive Stress Injury
  • Trauma Rehabilitation
  • Pediatric Physical Therapy
  • Post-concussion Rehabilitation
  • Ambulation (walking) and Balance Training
  • Myofascial Release for Chronic Muscle and Tissue Pain
  • Muscle and Soft Tissue Injury
  • Posture Education
  • Prosthetic and Orthotic Management
  • Post Amputation Rehab
  • Stroke Rehab
  • Treatment of Vestibular Disorders
  • Treatment of Neurological Disorders Including Parkinson's Disease
  • Closed Head Injury
  • Wound/Burn Management
  • Work Comp Injuries

Occupational Therapy

Our trained Occupational Therapists will help you restore or improve your physical abilities, adapt to your surroundings and manage your daily life. We provide the following specialized treatment plans:

  • Hand Therapy
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Job Related Injury Recovery
  • Splint Making/Fabrication
  • Traumatic Hand & Elbow Injury
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Management of Lymphedema
  • Adaptive Equipment Recommendations/Training
  • Low Vision Adaptation Training
  • Guidance for Family and Caregivers
  • Activities of Daily Living (dressing, feeding, toileting, food prep, bathing and grooming)
  • Wheelchair Modification and Positioning

Speech and Language Therapy

Our skilled Speech Language Pathologists evaluate and treat children and adults for a range of speech, language, voice and swallowing disorders with customized therapies including:

  • Diagnostic voice evaluation of an impaired voice, therapy to improve vocal structure/function and eliminate bad vocal habits
  • Language learning evaluation to identify strengths/weaknesses and therapy to improve giving directions, asking/answering questions and communicating ideas
  • Dysphagia evaluation and therapy of swallowing disorders to maximize safety and eating enjoyment
  • Cognitive linguistic evaluations of impaired understanding and memory, and therapy to improve independence
  • Aphasia therapy to evaluate and treat difficulty in speaking, writing or comprehension
  • Dysarthria therapy and treatment to improve articulation
  • Video Fluoroscopic Swallowing Studies

Specialized Therapies

Our Rehab team includes therapists with specialized certifications and training to provide you with the very best care, including a Certified Lymphedema Specialist, a Certified Hand Therapist, a Certified Vestibular Therapist, a LSVT BIG Parkinson's Disease Certified Therapist, a Physical Therapist with Special Interest and Experience in Pediatric Rehabilitation, and a Physical Therapist with Special Interest and Experience in Post-Concussion Rehabilitation.

Contact Us

For more information about rehabilitation services at Excelsior Springs Hospital, call 816-629-2770.

Office Hours  Monday - Friday 7:15 am to 5:30 pm