Amputee Rehabilitation

The staff of Piedmont Athens Regional Rehabilitation offers a comprehensive approach to amputee rehabilitation. They focus on the care of each patient and coordinate with community services as appropriate.

Referral to social services, vocational therapy, occupational therapy, prosthetists, orthotists, nutritionists, diabetes nurse educators and wound care specialists is common. A multidisciplinary approach to each patient insures each patient's needs are met.

A physician's order is needed to start physical therapy. From there, a formal evaluation and recommendations is given that leads to a customized treatment plan.