Cardiac rehabilitation is a doctor-supervised program for people who have either congenital or acquired heart disease.
Neurological rehabilitation is a doctor-supervised program designed for people with diseases, trauma, or disorders of the nervous system.
Rehabilitation does not reverse or undo the damage caused by a stroke, but rather helps restore the individual to optimal health, functioning, and well-being.
Rehabilitation after TBI requires a coordinated team of professional caregivers and careful assessment of all your needs and abilities.
Cancer rehabilitation is a doctor-supervised program for people who have undergone treatment for cancer, and designed to help patients return to activities of daily living.
A musculoskeletal rehabilitation program is a doctor-supervised program designed for people with impairments or disabilities due to disease, disorders, or trauma to the muscles or bones.
Rehabilitation Services: A Hospital Within a Hospital
Bayfront Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Services team of health care professionals provides intensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services for patients with physical and neurological conditions. Our full-range programs provide comprehensive care for patients including:
- Brain injury
- Spinal cord injury
- Orthopaedic/trauma surgery
- Parkinson's disease
- Multiple sclerosis
- Sports injuries
Bayfront is proud to offer new, innovative technology for maximum recovery of function such as the Bioness, Lite Gait, Aquasizer, Videostroboscopy, Interactive Metronome, Driver's Evaluation, and Wii therapy.
We feel that continuum of care is essential for your recovery. That's why goal-oriented staff works with you from admission to discharge, guiding you and your loved ones through your rehabilitation process.
Bayfront's Rehabilitation Services are reviewed regularly to assure we are meeting the very best standards of care. We are accredited by the Florida Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Program.
Our comprehensive services include:
- Rehabilitation Nursing
- Physical Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Speech-Language Pathology
- Case Management/Social Work/Assistance with Community Resources
- Therapeutic Recreational Therapy
- Balance/Vestibular Rehabilitation
- Wheelchair Evaluation
- Community Reintegration
Our goal at Bayfront Health St. Petersburg is not only to diagnose and treat medical conditions, but to partner with our patients, and their loved ones, through the next steps of treatment and recovery. Support groups help patients and families feel knowledgeable and supported, and help to improve quality of life.
Brain Injury Support Group
This free support group meets the second and fourth Thursday at 6 p.m. in the Sheen Conference Center. For more information, call (727) 322-6123.
Spinal Cord Injury Support Group
On the first Wednesday of each month, this free support group meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Sheen Conference Center. For more information, call (727) 893-6729 or (941) 504-0494.
Stroke Survivor Support Group
Stroke survivors and loved ones meet the fourth Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in the Sheen Conference Center. For more information, call (727) 893-6286 or 893-6223.