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UT Southwestern Medical Center’s neurorehabilitation team offers specialized expertise in helping patients improve mobility, strength, endurance, and other skills following a neurological disorder or injury.

UT Southwestern is a major referral center for physical medicine and rehabilitation (PMR), including our neurorehabilitation program. Our goal is to help patients achieve the greatest possible levels of independence and function.

Comprehensive Rehabilitation Programs

For patients who have cognitive or physical impairments resulting from a neurological disorder or injury, UT Southwestern offers patient-centered care that combines leading-edge therapy with highly personalized attention.

Most of our physicians have completed advanced or specialized training and are experts in the latest neurorehabilitation treatments.

The neurorehabilitation team treats functional and cognitive issues related to conditions such as:

Our neurorehabilitation team, which is among the most respected in the nation, includes physicians who are board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation, advanced practice providers (APPs), therapists, nurses, researchers, and other health care professionals.

Our Neurorehabilitation Services

UT Southwestern offers both inpatient and outpatient rehabilitative care across the medical center. Patients receive neurorehabilitation services based on their overall health and individual needs.

Some of the services we offer include:

  • Electrodiagnostic examinations to measure electrical activity generated by muscles and nerves and diagnose the cause of symptoms such as numbness, pain, or weakness
  • Latest technologies in rehabilitative medicine, such as biofeedback, Bioness H20 and L300, LiteGait, VitalStim, SaeboFlex, and Nintendo Wii therapy
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Psychological evaluations and support
  • Social work case management
  • Therapies such as physical, occupational, speech-language, recreational, and respiratory therapy
  • Wheelchair evaluations
  • Long COVID care