Our rehabilitation services offer an array of direct care designed to meet the outpatient and inpatient rehabilitation needs of our community. Patients are provided with customized, therapeutic interventions to meet their individual needs. The unique locations of our outpatient rehabilitation centers allow patients access to strength and conditioning equipment and pools at the Paul H. Broyhill Wellness Center and The Williams YMCA of Avery County. Some outpatient rehabilitation services require a physician’s referral for insurance coverage.

Physical & Occupational Therapy

  • Neurological Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Lymphedema Management
  • General Medical Rehabilitation
  • Chronic Pain / Disease Management
  • Aquatic Rehab
  • Pelvic Pain & Dysfunction
  • Incontinence

Full list of specific rehabilitation services >

Speech Therapy

  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Language and Comprehension
  • Cognition

Specialty Services

  • Balance and Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Bioness –functional electrical stimulation for upper and lower extremity
  • Fall Prevention
  • NeuroCom Assessments
  • LSVT BIG® and LSVT LOUD programs for Parkinson’s
  • Orthotic and Prosthetic assessment
  • Running Assessments
  • Wheelchair/Seating Assessments

Our Patient Outcomes

Better results in less time at a lower cost! The Rehabilitation Center of Appalachian Regional Healthcare System consistently demonstrates greater than predicted patient reported functional improvement with significantly fewer visits than predicted.

*Based on FOTO (Focus On Therapeutic Outcomes) data comparing approximately 4,000 clinics and 22,000 therapists across the nation.

Top patient outcomes

  • Shoulder: Top 3% in the U.S.
  • Hip: Top 1% in the U.S.
  • Knee: Top 3% in the U.S.
  • Cervical: Top 2% in the U.S.
  • Lumbar: Top 2% in the U.S.

Fewer treatment visits

  • Shoulder: 32% fewer visits
  • Hip: 40% fewer visits
  • Knee: 32% fewer visits
  • Cervical: 45% fewer visits
  • Lumbar: 41% fewer visits

The Rehabilitation Center Boone

232 Boone Heights Drive, Suite A
Boone, NC 28607
Phone (828) 268-9043
Fax (828) 268-9045

The Rehabilitation Center Linville

434 Hospital Drive
Linville, NC 28646
Phone (828) 737-7520
Fax (828) 737-7509

The Foley Center

621 Chestnut Ridge Parkway
Blowing Rock, NC 28605
Phone (828) 386-3300
Fax (828) 737-7509

 

More information

Our joint replacement program

The Joint Replacement Program educates patients on what to expect before, during and after a joint replacement surgery at Watauga Medical Center. Patients meet with their recovery period primary caregiver for approximately one hour. Classes focus on those patients who are having hip and knee…

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Is a non-surgical treatment approach right for you?

Depending on your needs, your non-operative treatment approach might include injections, rehabilitation (Physical, Occupational, Speech Therapy) or a combination of both. The Rehabilitation Center at ARHS offers a comprehensive array of services from highly trained orthopaedic physical…

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Questions?

If you would like to speak to someone about our services, please let us know!