At Allied Services Integrated Health System we are proud to offer patients access to two of the nation’s top rehabilitation hospitals, with a network of outpatient clinics throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania. Our staff is composed of some of the brightest and most knowledgeable experts in the many specialities in rehabilitation medicine. Here you will find a selection of their most recent publications.
Written by Events : Live Webinar. Posted on September 21st, 2016.
“I went from relying on so many people, my family, my doctors and therapists. Now I am living alone, and am fully independent,” says Kiel. “When my accident happened, I was so young I didn’t realize what I’d have to do. But now I’m totally fine all by myself.” – Kiel Eigen, Host Introduction: Kiel Eigen, Quantum […] » Continue Reading
Written by Kristina Dorkoski. Posted on June 14th, 2016.
Parkinson’s disease (PD) progressively impairs movement through the depletion of the neurotransmitter dopamine. By diagnosis, patients with PD have lost at least 50% of their dopamine-producing neurons and are already less active than their peers. Dopamine loss produces both motor and non-motor symptoms. Classic motor symptoms include bradykinesia (slow movement), hypokinesia (small movement), rigidity, resting […] » Continue Reading
By profession and training, speech pathologists have the ability to affect change in their patients’ ability to communicate. However, parents are the some of the best teachers of language. They have the most opportunities to impact a child’s language development, but when you have a child with a speech disorder, you may not know where to start. […] » Continue Reading
Rehab technology developed in Europe offers relief to Lymphedema patients in Northeastern Pennsylvania
Written by Diane Jason. Posted on March 16th, 2016.
Allied Services Integrated Health System continues to make investing in cutting edge rehabilitation technology a priority for its patients. Now, a new device developed in Finland is providing lymphedema patients with a new source of relief from their symptoms. Lymphedema is an abnormal swelling of the arm, leg or other body part due to an […] » Continue Reading
Written by Lori Ackerman. Posted on February 23rd, 2015.
Allied Services Integrated Health System continues to make investing in cutting edge rehabilitation technology a priority for its patients. For more than a decade, patients at Allied have benefited from the Reo, a device delivering therapy for neuro-rehabilitation of the upper extremities following stroke, head injury or other neurological diagnosis. This form of robotic-assisted therapy […] » Continue Reading