Adult Therapy

KRMC Rehab Services
Kalispell Regional Healthcare offers outpatient adult therapy at The Summit in a large treatment facility with a warm therapy pool and private treatment rooms. Our skilled physical, occupational and speech therapists will work with you to improve mobility, reduce pain, and enhance independence and quality of life.

Contact your physician for a referral or call Outpatient Therapy Services at (406) 751-4520 for more information.

Physical Therapy

Physical therapy Physical therapists evaluate and treat patients with:
  • Orthopedic conditions
  • Postoperative rehabilitation
  • Neck and back pain
  • Spinal injuries and unstable spine problems
  • Work-related injuries
  • Sports injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Balance problems
  • Work conditioning problems
  • Recurring headaches
  • Chronic pain
  • Neurological rehabilitation needs (post-stroke, head injury, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Diabetic and other peripheral neuropathy (Anodyne therapy)
  • Prosthetic training
  • Orthotic fitting
  • Immobile joints and myofascial pain syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Wound care

Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy Occupational therapists evaluate and treat patients with:
  • Orthopedic conditions
  • Postoperative rehabilitation
  • Prosthetic fabrication after surgery or injury (hand splints)
  • Cumulative trauma and repetitive motion injuries
  • Work injuries
  • Hand dexterity problems
  • Hand, elbow and wrist injuries
  • Neurological rehabilitation needs (post-stroke, head injury, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • SaeboFlex (hand splint to assist with grasp and release post-stroke)
  • Arthritis
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Home safety issues
  • Visual perceptual disorders
  • Community re-entry issues
  • Driver safety issues and driver education needs
Outpatient Therapy Services offers a driving program that is unique to the region. It provides important evaluation and training to elderly, recently injured or disabled drivers. Prior to an on-the-road assessment with our specially equipped vehicle, an occupational therapist performs an in-clinic safety evaluation that includes visual perception and reaction time. This program provides assurance to the patient, patient's family and physician that the patient is safe to drive.

Speech-Language Pathology

Speech-language pathologists evaluate and treat patients with:
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Stroke
  • Voice disorders such as dysarthria, apraxia, dysphonia and vocal cord dysfunction
  • Laryngectomy
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Aphasia
  • Cognitive disorders involving memory, reasoning, attention span or perception
  • Developmental speech and language disorders
  • Alzheimer's
  • Augmentative communication needs