The SCI program at Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital in Schenectady, NY provides each patient with a comprehensive, interdisciplinary and individualized treatment plan designed to assist each patient to achieve their maximal level of independence. State of the art technology and treatment techniques and a focus on patient education help us to attain these goals.
Nationally recognized as a leader in neurological patient care, Sunnyview’s Neuro-Rehab Institute treats patients with a wide range of neurological conditions, including stroke, traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury. Sunnyview’s expert staff is devoted to enhancing the delivery of personalized, comprehensive state-of-the-art rehabilitation treatment through coordinated patient care, education, research and outreach activities. Our integrated and intensely tailored approach is supported by technologies at the forefront of modern science.
Each patient’s individualized treatment plan consists of a vast array of rehabilitation services, including specialty services designed specifically for the patient with a spinal cord injury:
- Ventilator program
- Wheelchair assessments using a unique pressure-mapping system
- Strengthening and endurance training
- Swallowing/language evaluation
- Bowel/bladder management
- Outpatient Neurological Center
- Specialized equipment, including the StimMaster bicycle