Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine

Keeping you safe

Adirondack Health's Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine team is serious about keeping you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. We have started taking a number of steps to make you feel comfortable with your care:

  • Screening at all entrances for temperature, COVID-related symptoms or exposure
  • Masks always required
  • Hand sanitizing and washing stations
  • Reducing or eliminating all time in waiting rooms
  • Social distancing maintained throughout clinics
  • Following cleaning and infection control procedures developed by CDC and OSHA
  • Telehealth, a live one-on-one video appointment with a therapist to perform evaluations and treatment session is available.  Call for more information.

Click here to learn more about the steps Adirondack Health is taking to ensure safe care, right now.

Rehabilitation

Everyone deserves world-class physical and rehabilitative therapy

Our Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine department has offices at three of our locations: 

Adirondack Medical Center

Phone: 518-897-2697

Lake Placid Health and Medical Fitness Center

Phone: 518-523-8580

Mercy Living Center

Phone: 518-359-2479

Get back on the path to your healthy lifestyle

Adirondack Health provides a full spectrum of physical and rehabilitative therapies to help you return to an active lifestyle.

The rehabilitation and sports science program offers world-class therapies to elite athletes and general public alike. Our program is staffed with physical therapists, speech pathologists, occupational therapists, athletic trainers and exercise physiologists, all of whom are leaders in rehabilitation and sports medicine.

Our goal is to help individuals of all ages and abilities become more active and healthy. The rehabilitation staff offers evaluations and treatments to enhance movement and function for our patients, and can treat chronic or acute problems, as well as provide preventive healthcare for people of all ages. If you experience back or neck problems, are recovering from an injury or have pain or stiffness associated with an arthritic condition, our rehabilitation staff can help you return to your normal activities with greater ease. Our team of physical and occupational therapists and speech and language pathologists also is available to help you achieve your goals and return to your desired level of activity.

We are proud to serve the Adirondack region with offices in Lake Placid, Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake. Call us at one of our three convenient locations l to schedule your appointment today.

Three types of therapy

Our excellent team of skilled therapists make up our Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine department. They focus in three different areas:

Physical therapy

Physical therapists treat patients through physical methods like specially designed exercises, massage and heat treatment.

Click here to visit the physical therapy page to learn about the various services offered by our PT staff.

Occupational therapy

Occupational therapists help patients achieve as much independence as possible in their daily activities.

Click here to visit the occupational therapy page and learn about what our OT staff offers.

Speech therapy

Our speech therapist treats a wide variety of speech, language and swallowing disorders.

Click here to visit the speech therapy page to learn more about our speech therapy offerings.