Outpatient Rehabilitation


It’s not unusual to lose some mobility after surgery or with certain medical conditions. Sometimes, you just can’t move like you could before. Maybe you are stiff, you’ve lost flexibility, are experiencing discomfort when you move in a certain way or need therapy to tackle a specific medical condition. Rockcastle Regional Hospital’s outpatient rehabilitation team will work with you to get stronger, feel better and get back to the things you enjoy.

Through various forms of therapy and outpatient rehabilitation approaches, our therapists at Rockcastle Regional Hospital will help you reach your maximum rehabilitation potential.

  • Physical therapy | This is a specialty involving the evaluWith various forms of outpatient rehabilitation, Rockcastle Regional can help you make the right health care choice.ation and treatment of disorders of the musculoskeletal system. The goal is to restore the safest, functional independence to each individual person. To achieve this goal, physical modalities such as exercise, gait and balance activities, ultrasound, thermotherapy, electrotherapy and neuromuscular re-education are utilized.
  • Occupational therapy | Rockcastle Regional Hospital occupational therapists work with individuals of all ages to enhance their functional ability and participation in daily activities. Occupation therapists address orthopedic and neurological conditions affecting the arm and hand.
  • Oncology rehabilitation | Our specially trained cancer rehabilitation therapists provide individualized consultation and treatment, addressing limitations and concerns that develop after surgery or treatment. People who have survived cancer may have physical, emotional, and social issues that affect their quality of life. Through compassionate intervention, we instruct people in safe and effective methods to help them get back to their everyday activities.
  • Compression therapy | One of the ways to treat or prevent swelling from a variety of causes, to enhance wound healing and to decrease symptoms of heaviness and aching in the limbs.
  • Pediatric rehabilitation | Our caring team has years of experience providing physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy for children from birth through full development. Our goal is to help all levels of ability develop and strengthen their functional potential.


The right choice. The right setting. The right outcome. Rockcastle Regional Hospital can help you make the right health care choice for you and your family. Our experienced team of outpatient rehabilitation specialists is committed to helping each patient recover the strength, skills, confidence, and independence to return to full function as quickly as possible. We are honored to share in the inspiration and strength we receive from our patients and their families. Rockcastle Regional Hospital combines the convenience and comfort of local care with national clinical expertise and experience in providing comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation.

Our outpatient rehabilitation team at Rockcastle Regional Hospital will help you get your life back. Our specialists offer a wide variety of services to help restore, rebuild and renew your active life. At Rockcastle Regional Hospital, we offer comprehensive rehabilitation services. We provide intervention for those people who need care for the following injuries or disorders: joint pain, neck and back pain, hand injuries, lymphedema, incontinence, pelvic pain, chronic headaches, sports injuries, neurological conditions, communication disorders, and pre and post-surgical rehabilitation.

Our outpatient rehabilitation programs at Rockcastle Regional Hospital are actively involved in continuous quality improvement through focused teams charged with the improvement of service areas through ensuring evidenced-based practice, continued competencies for staff, and consistency of practice.

Every individual is different, so our outpatient rehabilitation specialists at Rockcastle Regional Hospital provide a customized recovery plan that addresses the unique needs and abilities of each patient.