Human Motion Institute surgical patients enjoy private patient rooms, pre-surgical education, flexible visiting hours for loved ones, the latest options for minimally invasive procedures and advanced pain control following surgery.
Our team of orthopedic surgeons, nurses, and physical and occupational therapists works with each patient's primary care physician to develop a treatment program specifically for that patient. We combine extensive clinical expertise with a compassionate, caring treatment philosophy to provide topnotch care. Learn about the knee joint designed just for women.
Alton Memorial Hospital's rehabilitation department provides inpatient care on the acute units and Transitional Care Unit and outpatient expertise in:
Physical Therapy services include:
•Dizziness treatment (Vestibular Therapy)
The Occupational Therapy department provides:
•Adaptive equipment fitting and training
•Developmental pediatric therapy
•Life function skills
Speech Therapy provides treatment of speech, language, cognition, voice and swallowing disorders for all ages. Specialized treatment also is provided for:
•CAPD (Central Auditory Processing Disorder)
•TEP (tracheoesophageal prosthesis)
•Vital Stim therapy
Human Motion Institute rehabilitation services are offered at two convenient locations:
•Alton Memorial Hospital
•Human Motion Institute Rehabilitation & Sports Performance Center in Alton
Alton Memorial Hospital. For your appointment, come directly to the Human Motion Institute. We are located in the Olin Wing directly across from the Duncan Wing valet. We have our own parking in front or you can use the complementary valet. If you are a new patient, please arrive 20 to 30 minutes before your appointment time to complete registration forms and a health history.
NOTE: The Human Motion Institute is a service of Alton Memorial Hospital that provides physical, occupational and speech therapy. For purposes of insurance coverage, look for Alton Memorial Hospital in your provider directory and when communicating with your insurance company.
IN MOTION ARTICLES
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
American College of Sports Medicine
American Physical Therapy Association
Institute for Preventative Sports Medicine
Journal of the American Physical Therapy Association
National Rehabilitation Information Center
MEDLINEplus Health Information
National Institutes of Health
For more information about the Human Motion Institute, call 618.463.7429.
For a referral to an orthopedic surgeon at Alton Memorial Hospital, call toll-free 800.392.0936 or visit our online Find a Physician service.