Guiding you back, one step at a time, through effective therapy and rehabilitation services.
Whether you’re recovering from joint replacement surgery, a stroke, or are anxious to return to daily activities following an injury, Star Valley Medical Center’s physical therapy and rehabilitation specialists can help. We are dedicated to helping you heal—and reach optimal function and mobility.
Achieve optimal joint and muscle function with custom therapy programs
Physical therapy and rehabilitation are essential for restoring function and mobility to your body. It is also often recommended following a surgical procedure, or as part of continuing care for a chronic illness.
Our expert team of therapists will develop a program tailored to your unique needs, so you can get back to enjoying your life, family and independent living. SVMC’s therapy offers a full continuum of rehabilitation services in inpatient, outpatient, school, and home health settings. Depending on your unique situation, our physical therapy and rehabilitation sessions may include:
- Therapeutic exercises to increase flexibility, range of motion, coordination, and endurance
- Balance training and fall prevention
- Heat packs and cold compresses to reduce swelling, and relieve pain
- Electrical stimulation
- Ultrasound therapy
- Cognitive skills development
- Manual therapy
- Neuromuscular re-education
- Assistive and adaptive device training (including crutches, prosthesis, orthotics and wheelchairs)
- Home exercise instructions
- Gait training
- Traction for back and neck pain
- Trigger point dry needling (Acupuncture)
- Patient education
Leading the way in rural rehabilitation services with expert therapists and state-of-the-art facilities
Our team of highly skilled physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech pathologists are pioneers in meeting the unique needs of individuals and their caregivers in rural areas. Having an expansive knowledge and skill set our therapists provide care in a number of settings:
- Transitional care
- Nursing home
- Home health
- Aquatic therapy (Spring 2019)
- Sports medicine
- Emergency room
A team approach to your care ensures regular communication between the patient, therapists, physicians, case managers, employers, and insurance companies. Our therapy sessions offer one on one patient interaction with a therapist, an athletic trainer, the only certified hand therapist in area. We also provide dry needling (acupuncture) and a therapy pool (spring 2019).
Our state-of-the-art facilities provide open exercise gyms with the latest rehabilitation equipment including an elliptical, stretch cage, arm bike, steppers, core-stixs, wall weights and therapy pool.
Three conveniently located therapy clinics:
- Afton Clinic
67 Doc Perkes Lane
Afton, WY 83110
- Thayne Clinic
124 Peterson Parkway, Suite 1
Thayne, WY 83127
- Cokeville Clinic
10764 HWY 30
P.O. Box 15
Cokeville, WY 83114
Following an injury or accident, you and your loved ones may feel overwhelmed or unsure of how to manage physical limitations. Our therapy and rehabilitation services are designed to help you restore as much function and mobility as possible, while helping you thrive in daily activities. To learn more about the Star Valley Medical Center Therapy Services, call 307-885-7878 or schedule an appointment using our easy online form.