First Time in Salem

  • Pediatric Rehabilitation program – for development delay, learning, speech disorders
  • Neuro Rehab led by a physician, acute gait training
  • Comprehensive Rehabilitation with Physiotherapy / Occupational therapy / Speech therapy / Psycologist / Orthotics & Prosthetics

First Time in South India

  • Mobile Functional Electrical Stimulator to improve muscle weakness and hand functions

First Time in India

  • Coma Arousal Program for Cognitive Rehab – to bring back memories and thinking skills
  • Rewalk Program – SCI patients as high as T4 - who are wheelchair bound can walk and even climb stairs.

The Neuro Medical and Neuro Surgical management of a wide range of neurological disorders from Stroke, Brain Injury, Cerebral Palsy to the Gullian Bare Syndrome and multiple sclerosis have helped in saving the lives of millions.

The fortunate ones, who reach the hospital in time, before brain damage occurs recover very fast. However a majority of cases end up with mild to severe permanent damage to brain cells which causes disability.

The impact of the damage varies depending on the size and site of damage occurred.

One the life saving measures is done and the patient crosses the critical stage, the next mission is to bring back his physical abilities as much as possible and that is when neuro rehabilitation comes in.

Neuro Rehabilitation is a culmination of many different fields to provide the best care and education for patients with injuries or diseases affecting their nervous system.

Neuro Rehabilitation offers a series of therapies such as Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy, Speech and Language therapy, Psychological therapy so that it encourages the patients to rebuilt self esteem and positive mood.

Neuro Rehabilitation also promotes their skills of work at the highest level of independence possible for them.   Focus is given to improve mobility and strength as this key to a person's independence.

Who can benefit through Neuro Rehabilitation?

Brain and Spine Injuries, Degenerative diseases, Tumors, Structural defects and disorders in the circulatory system can impair the nervous system like aneurysm.
In general, the persons with following conditions may get benefited by Neuro Rehabilitation

  • Trauma such as Brain, Spine injuries is ACCIDENTS, FALLS
  • Infections such as Meningitis, Encephalitis and Brain Abscesses, Tuberculosis
  • Vascular disorders caused by blood clots ( Ischemic Stroke), bleeding in brain (Haemorrhagic Stroke), Subdural Haematoma and Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA).
  • Functional disease such as headache, seizures, dizziness and neuralgia
  • Degenerative disorders such as Parkinsons disease, Multiple sclerosis.
  • Structural or neuro muscular disorders such as Bell palsy, Cervical spondylosis, Carpal tunnel syndrome, brain or spinal cord tumors, peripheral neuropathy, muscular dystrophy, myasthenia gravis and Gullian-barre syndrome, Diabetic neuropathy.

Neuro Rehabilitation Programme

Neuro Rehabilitation programme is designed to help people live their everyday lives independently. It includes:-

  • Providing assistance with activities of daily living such as bathing, toileting, dressing and eating
  • Activities to improve movements, muscle control, Gait (walking) and balancing
  • Activities to improve cognitive impairments such as problems with concentration, attention and memory
  • Speech therapy to help patients with speaking,writing, eating and swallowing.
  • Stress management and Emotional support
  • Nutritional and Vocational Counseling

The Team...

Neuro Foundation is one of the very few centers in India which has a dedicated Neuro Rehabilitation Team headed by a qualified, experienced and specialised

Rehabilitation Medical Physician

Skilled professionals in the field of

  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedics and
  • Rehab Therapies

Latest and most advanced technology at par with global counterparts is employed to bring back the patients mobility, communication and confidence, keeping in mind the sole objective to improve the well being of the patients.

The centre is fully equipped to rehabilitate the most complicated neurological cases with

  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Psycologist
  • Special Education
  • Orthotics & Prostetic technician

The department of Neuro Rehabilitation is in itself a broad speciality which guides a team of paramedical professionals from physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, psychology, prosthetic, orthotics towards a common goal – INDEPENDENCE

Neuro Foundation is one of the very few centres in India which has a dedicated neuro rehabilitation department headed by a medical doctor specialised in it, the rehabilitation

We employ the latest and most advanced technology in the field at par with the global counterparts to bring back the patients mobility, communication and confidence.

We have special inpatient packages for patients with rehab needs in order to make their most needed and advanced treatment, available and affordable to everyone.

Tightness Of Arm / Leg

All the advanced medical treatment for reducing the tightness and jerks which are common in neuro patients

1)The Botox therapy an injection which relaxes the muscles

2)Baclofen pump – a permanent treatment for spinal cord injury spastic children are done by rehabilitation physician and the neuro surgery team.

Before Injection

Motor Point Injection

Before Injection

After Injection

After Injection

Coma Arousal Program

To bring back memories / cognitive or thinking abilities of brain damaged individuals.

We, at Neurofoundation, have an advanced comprehensive multimodal stimulation, the CAP – Coma Arousal program, given to brain injured patients once their medical condition is stable.

This treatment brings remote, recent memories of the patient and also improves the thinking skills of the patient like memory, judgement etc.

Weakness of Muscles

Advanced, latest technologies to bring strength to arms and legs.

Robotic Functional Targetted Electrical Stimulator

Automated Footdrop Electrical Ortosis

Automated Spastic Grasp / Release Enhancer Orthosis

First Time in South India

  • Mobile Functional Electrical Stimulator to improve muscle weakness and hand functions

Independent Walking

The brain tries to rewire itself after any damage with a priority on functions most needed. Hence early mobilisation is the key for better outcome in walking. This is made possible technologies which takes up weight of the patient from legs, so he can use his weak legs o move. Also the walking style is corrected and maintained to avoid the usual circumspection or dragging gait.

Partial Weight Relief walking Trainer

Cyclic Muscle Strengthener

Suspended Standing Balance of Patient Trainer

Speech and Communication Training

  • Not able to swallow
  • Slurred speech
  • Changes in pronouncing 
  • Not able to understand
  • No sound

The first and basic need of a person is to interace and communicate what he wants to the other person. Speech and language pathological are taken care by the speech therapist.

 

  • Alternative Aids
  • Tongue, Mouth, Throat stimulation

Functional training

The improvements in strength gained by the rehab team is latter transformed into meaningful functional activities by occupational therapy.

Children with special needs also have trained for head holding sitting, crawling and then made to walk.

Specialized devices individualized for each patient.

Orthosis are mechanical devices used to support a weak part or reduce tightness of a muscle. This is not an off the shelf product. But custom made to each patient according to their needs and problems

Customised Foot Orthosis
To regain normal walking pattern without dragging the foot

Shoulder arm support
To avoid shoulder subluxation and pain in stroke patients

Motorised finger controlled wheel chair
for patients to become independent in indoor and outdoor functioning

Motorised standing functional wheel chair
for patients to become independent in indoor and outdoor functioning