Outpatient Therapy Services are integral to the treatment and rehabilitation of patients with functional limitation or loss resulting from disability, disease or injury. The George Washington University Hospital’s Outpatient Rehabilitation Center treats the common diagnoses listed here.

Elbow

  • Lateral epicondylitis
  • Medial epicondylitis
  • S/P fractures
  • Tendonitis

Ankle

  • Ankle fusion
  • ORIF
  • Reconstruction
  • Sprain (grades II and III)

Thoracic

  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Herniated disc
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Sprain/strain
  • Thoracic facet syndrome
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome

Wrist/hand

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Custom splinting
  • Neuropathies
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • S/P digit fractures
  • S/P wrist fracture
  • Tendon repairs

Cervical

  • Cervical fusion
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Headaches
  • Herniated disc
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Sprain/strain
  • Whiplash

Hip

  • Iliotibial band injuries
  • Total hip replacement
  • Trochanteric bursitis

Audiology

  • Age-related hearing loss
  • Medical hearing loss
  • Oncology
  • Prematurity (infants)
  • Stroke
  • Tinnitus
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Vertigo

Foot

  • Heel spurs
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Sprain/strain
  • S/P foot fractures

Lumbar

  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Herniated disc
  • Lumbar fusion
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Sprain/strain
  • S/I dysfunction

Speech/Language Dysfunction

  • Aphasia
  • Dysarthria
  • Dysphagia
  • Cognition problems
  • Language dysfunctions
  • Memory retraining
  • Speech dysfunctions

Musculoskeletal

  • Acromioplasty
  • Amputation
  • Bursitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Impingement
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Shoulder
  • Shoulder replacement
  • S/P tendon repair
  • Tendon tear
  • Tendonitis

Neurological

  • Stroke
  • Traumatic brain injury

Knee

  • ACL reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Patellofemoral syndrome
  • Total knee replacement