TIRR Memorial Hermann Offers Outpatient Rehabilitation in Sugar Land

SUGAR LAND, TX (March 18. 2015) - TIRR Memorial Hermann is known around the world for its state-of-the-art rehabilitation care and is now offering its outpatient services in Sugar Land. TIRR Memorial Hermann Outpatient Rehabilitation at Sugar Land provides a comprehensive range of therapeutic services to adults and children, all customized and tailored to meet the patient’s needs and goals. The new outpatient program in Sugar Land includes services in three concentrated areas of therapy:  physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy.

“Our ability to provide care to our patients close to home is a priority for our System,” says Carl Josehart, CEO of TIRR Memorial Hermann. “We are always working to expand our reach and make our world-class care available to more people. This is just another step toward meeting that commitment.”

“We couldn’t be more excited to be welcoming the team of TIRR Memorial Hermann to the neighborhood,” says Greg Haralson, CEO of Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital. “Our award winning hospital working alongside TIRR Memorial Hermann is sure to make the Sugar Land area a leader in high quality, comprehensive health care.”

Rehabilitation services also include treatment for the following:

·       Balance and vestibular disorders

·       Strokes

·       Traumatic brain injury (TBI)

·       Spinal cord injury (SCI)

·       Parkinson’s

·       Amputations

·       Cancer and lymphedema rehabilitation

·       Other neurological or neurodegenerative disorders

TIRR Memorial Hermann is consistently ranked among America’s Best Hospitals. Now that top tier level of outpatient care is available in Sugar Land.

 

About TIRR Memorial Hermann

TIRR Memorial Hermann changes lives by improving outcomes, offering hope and maximizing independence for people affected by disabling injury or illness. Recognized among the leading rehabilitation hospitals in the country, TIRR Memorial Hermann serves as a model for interdisciplinary rehabilitation services, patient care, education and research.

TIRR Memorial Hermann is a 134-bed nonprofit rehabilitation hospital located in the Texas Medical Center in Houston.  Founded in 1959, TIRR Memorial Hermann has been named one of “America’s Best Hospitals” by U.S. News and World Report for 25 consecutive years.  TIRR Memorial Hermann provides rehabilitation services for individuals with spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, strokes, amputations and neuromuscular disorders.

TIRR Memorial Hermann’s reputation is based on more than 50 years of experience in rehabilitation and research, the high caliber of its physician partners and clinical staff, and its comprehensive programs and services. TIRR Memorial Hermann is also recognized for a long-standing commitment to educating patients, families, healthcare professionals, caregivers and the general public about rehabilitation. Extending knowledge and resources into the community remains a top priority and part of TIRR Memorial Hermann’s pledge to make a difference in the lives of those recovering from disabling injury and illness. For more information about TIRR Memorial Hermann visit tirr.memorialhermann.org or call 1-800-44REHAB(73422).