Susan Mulhern talks about her role as Physical Therapy Supervisor at Abington - Jefferson Health.
Abington – Jefferson Health’s Division of Rehabilitation Medicine is dedicated to improving the quality of life by providing a comprehensive, team-based approach to physical, occupational and speech therapy for adults and children in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. This is achieved by providing comprehensive patient evaluation and treatment, educating patients and families, and consulting with other healthcare providers. Patients receive personalized treatments in a comfortable setting, where they are able to build relationships with the dedicated staff.
At Abington – Jefferson Health’s Rehabilitation Medicine, our goals are to minimize your pain, promote wellness and help you regain function, so you can get back to your everyday life.
Our staff includes therapists with specific expertise in various clinical specialties. The core values of our organization and clinical expertise demonstrate the staff’s firm commitment to providing the highest quality of care for every patient, every day.
With five convenient locations – Abington, Lansdale, Ambler, Warminster and Willow Grove – and a wide variety of services, the division offers a multitude of options to help meet patients’ needs and goals. Specialty services include: aquatic therapy, vestibular rehabilitation, lymphedema treatment and specialized classes, such as the Parkinson’s Exercise Group.
Conditions We Treat with Rehabilitation Therapy
Diagnoses commonly treated include:
- Back and neck pain
- Orthopedic conditions
- Sports injuries
- Hand and upper extremity conditions
- Postoperative conditions
- Pain management
- Joint Replacement
- Neurologic disorders
- Work-related injuries
- Movement disorders
- Developmental Delay
- Arthritis and rheumatic disease
- Memory and Cognitive impairments
- Speech and swallowing disorders
- Balance/vestibular disorders
Abington – Jefferson Health’s Rehabilitation Medicine physicians are board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation. Therapists have completed specialty training in a multitude of modalities.
Our staff includes therapists with specific expertise in various clinical specialties, along with physical therapy assistants and exercise physiologists. We are unique in our ability to offer multiple services in one setting. The clinical expertise and core values of compassion and respect demonstrate the staff’s firm commitment to providing the highest quality of care for every patient, every day.