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CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital News of 09/27

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The CARE unit: Rehabilitation in a hospital setting

At CHRISTUS, we pride ourselves on our comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation program. We provide the highest quality care to improve the functional independence of the people we serve. Some of the specialties we handle are: Amputation, Brain Injury, Bilateral Knee/Hip Replacement, Certain Arthritic Conditions, Deconditioning, Hip Fracture, Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystrophy, Parkinson’s Disease, Post-Back Surgery and cardiac, spinal cord injury and stroke. Inpatient rehabilitation teams use an interdisciplinary team approach to recovery with the goal of returning the patient to a healthy, fulfilling, and independent lifestyle.

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, we offer 24-hour nursing care, three hours of therapy a day, physiotherapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy, as well as social work/care planning. leave to go home. If you think you or a family member may benefit from an inpatient rehabilitation stay, please contact us at 903.438.4570 for more information.

Ambulatory physiotherapy

When you need rehabilitation and therapy services, the more convenient, the better. In an effort to return patients to normal functioning as quickly and safely as possible, our rehabilitation professionals at the hospital’s Healthplex offer physiotherapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy services for all ages. Our staff specializes in skills such as cupping; dry needling, orthopedic and sports rehabilitation, speech and language delays, Vitalstim, hand therapy, pool therapy in our heated indoor therapy pool, and much more. We even have an anti-gravity treadmill – innovative technology. If you would like more information on the services available, please call our team on 903.439.4053.

New Orthopedic Surgeon in Sulfur Springs

We are delighted to welcome orthopedic surgeon Dr. Christian Douthit to our CHRISTUS family. Dr. Douthit treats patients of all ages and has a particular interest in hand-shoulder issues, peripheral nerve surgery, orthopedic trauma and sports injuries. Dr. Douthit will join Dr. Christopher Meltsakos and PA Chris Lutz on our Clinic of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine CHRISTUSlocated at 103 Medical Circle, Sulfur Springs, TX, 75482. For more information or to make an appointment, please call903.885.6688.

Free Student-Athlete Injury Clinic Continues

CHRISTUS Orthopedics and Sports Medicine of Sulfur Springs continues to offer a FREE Sports Injury Clinic on Saturdays for all student athletes in any sport. The clinic is open every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. until November 12. 7 student-athletese year of college age will be able to get a free exam and X-ray to determine a care plan to treat their injury. The clinic will be held at our CHRISTUS Trinity Orthopedic Clinic, Medical Building 5, 103B Medical Circle in Sulfur Springs. For more information on our sports medicine program or our orthopedic services, please call 903.885.6688.

Number of beds – 402 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Tyler

Number of beds – 8 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Southern Tyler

Number of beds – 25 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Jacksonville

Number of beds – 96 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulfur springs

Number of beds – 25 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Winnsboro

Number of beds – 94 – CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital

Number of beds – 96 – CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Louis and Peaches Owen Heart – Tyler

Number of beds – 51 – Tyler Continue CARE Hospital at CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital

Contributed by Jennifer Heitman