Outpatient Rehabilitation

Miami Jewish Health’s rehabilitation team provides leading-edge outpatient therapy that optimizes recovery and a return to activities you enjoy.

Outpatient Rehabilitation

Miami Jewish Health’s rehabilitation team provides leading-edge outpatient therapy that optimizes recovery and a return to activities you enjoy.

Expert Care from a Certified Clinical Team

The interdisciplinary outpatient rehabilitation team at Miami Jewish Health is led by our Chief Medical Officer Dr. Shaun Corbett, who is a Physiatrist trained in physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R). Dr. Corbett oversees all treatment plans and conducts a weekly interdisciplinary review with the entire team.  One-on-one individualized treatment and an interdisciplinary model of care is key to our treatment approach.

Team members include Physical, Occupational, Speech and Massage Therapists, along with a Psychologist to help with the unique challenges of recovery. Specialty trained team members include:

  • Board-Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy
  • Speech Pathologist with Board-Certified Specialty in Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders
  • Certified Ampcare ESP™ and VitalStim®
  • Certified in McNeill Dysphagia Therapy Program
  • Certified Lymphedema Therapist
  • Certified Respiratory Muscle Strength Training Specialist
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
  • Dementia Certified Speech Language Pathologist
  • Vestibular Trained Therapists

A Personalized Approach

You can depend on us for expertise and individualized treatment plans for recovery from injuries, illnesses, and surgeries, including:

  • Acute and chronic back pain
  • Amputation
  • Arthritis
  • Brain injury
  • Communication Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Joint replacement (hip, knee, shoulder)
  • Lymphedema (swelling)
  • Mild cognitive impairment
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscle sprains and strains
  • Neuromuscular diseases
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Spinal surgery
  • Stroke
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Vestibular conditions (balance, dizziness)
  • Voice disorders

Recovery is Within Reach

Our programs are designed to meet your specific needs and personal goals for regaining function and living your best life. We provide one-on-one therapy that is individualized to meet your needs and optimize your recovery. Depending on your treatment plan, programs may include:

Aphasia therapy

Aquatic therapy

Cognitive therapy

Dysphagia therapy

Fall prevention

Independent living skills

Lymphedema program

Myofascial and manual therapy techniques

Neuromuscular electrical stimulation

Rosomoff Non-opioid Pain Management Program

SPEAK OUT!® and LOUD Crowd® program for Parkinson’s

Swallow studies

Vestibular rehabilitation

VirtuSense™ balance testing and treatment

Meet Some of Our Team

Eugenia Tuyn

Director of Rehabilitation

Cheryl Lopez

M.S. CCC-SLP; BCS-S

Rehabilitation Manager

Wael Abufayyad

PT,DPT

Lead Physical Therapist

Proven Outcomes

180%

above the national average in functional improvement.
November 2021 to March, 2022 (15,000 facility comparison)

96%

of patients reported an improvement in pain.

4.8 out of 5

average customer satisfaction score

Answers to Your FAQs

Q. How do I get started?

A. A physician prescription is needed to begin outpatient therapy. If you have a prescription, call us at 305.795.6171 to schedule your first appointment. If you don’t have a prescription, you may schedule with Dr. Corbett at 305.751.8626, ext 64003.

Q. What if I am currently receiving inpatient therapy at Miami Jewish Health?

A. If you are going to be discharged from inpatient care, your therapy team will help you understand your options for outpatient rehabilitation.

Q. What are the benefits of outpatient rehabilitation?

A. Every patient is different, but most people see faster healing from injury, surgery or illness with an outpatient therapy treatment plan. You will also receive training on exercises you can do at home for even better results.

Q. What does outpatient therapy cost?

A. Medicare and most private insurance plans will cover all or part of your therapy fees. Check with your insurance provider or contact us at 305.795.6171 for help in figuring out your coverage. Private pay options may also be available.

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