Lufkin Skilled Care

Occupational Therapy

Lufkin Skilled Care’s Team is focused on your recovery. With an emphasis on rehabilitation, our therapy team designs individualized treatment programs to assist patients in returning to their normal and viable lifestyle. These programs address the patient’s mobility, performance of activities of daily living, communication skills and swallowing function.

Lufkin Skilled Care is also proud to offer PENS, Patterned Electrical Neuromuscular Stimulation. This is similar to an ESTIM, which works on the signals sent to the brain to help with swallowing and speaking.

Lufkin Skilled Care’s Team is focused on your recovery. With an emphasis on rehabilitation, our therapy team designs individualized treatment programs to assist patients in returning to their normal and viable lifestyle. These programs address the patient’s mobility, performance of activities of daily living, communication skills and swallowing function. Lufkin Skilled Care is also proud to offer PENS, Patterned Electrical Neuromuscular Stimulation. This is similar to an ESTIM, which works on the signals sent to the brain to help with swallowing and speaking.

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy- Assists with the recovery from Stroke, General Weakness, Fractures, Joint Replacements, Amputations, Circulatory Problems, Post-Surgical Recovery,Re-conditioning due to illness or injury, and many other conditions.

Speech Therapy

Speech therapy can enhance one’s ability to speak clearly, swallow and intake food safely, as well as enhancing mental status for some people.

Lufkin Skilled Care specializes in a speech therapy technology called Synchrony and PENS. Synchrony is a special interactive program that works on swallowing and measures swallowing strength. Similar to a Wii game. PENS is Patterned Electrical Neuromuscular Stimulation. This is similar to an ESTIM that works on the signals sent to the brain to help with swallowing and speaking.

IV Therapy

Intravenous therapy provides people with injections of therapeutic substances. Patients often receive intravenous therapies because pills are not enough. We provide personalized intravenous solutions with a variety of ingredients customized for each individual.

Services

Lufkin Skilled Care Services Include

  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Orthopedic rehabilitation
  • Post-cerebrovascular accident (stroke)
  • Respiratory/Pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Amputation care
  • Wound care
  • Pain management
  • Hospice
  • Uncontrolled/Complicated diabetic management
  • Post-surgical complications
  • Hip/Knee fractures and replacements
  • General debility/Weakness
  • Short and long term rehabilitation
  • Supportive/Palliative Care
  • Secure, Memory Care Unit (wandering and elopement risks, or for those who benefit from a more serene setting)