Do you suffer from dizziness with changes in position, such as rolling over in bed or getting up from a chair? Do you suffer from motion sickness?
Vestibular rehab is a specialized for of physical therapy intended to alleviate the problems caused by vestibular disorders. It is an exercise-based program designed to reduce vertigo and dizziness, gaze instability, and balance deficits.
The following conditions can impact the vestibular system:
- Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BBPV)
- Meniere’s disease
- Head trauma including concussions
Each patient will be evaluated by a physical therapist who will observe your balance, gait, head & eye movements, and any compensatory strategies. Once the evaluation is completed, your therapist will develop a complete treatment program including an individual exercise program to help manage symptoms of dizziness and improve balance and function.