Rehabilitation Services (Adult)

Rehabilitation Services

Yale-New Haven Hospital provides comprehensive acute care rehabilitation for patients of all ages. Our therapists collaborate with physicians, nurses, and other allied health professionals throughout the hospital to deliver high-quality, individualized occupational, physical and speech therapy services.

Rehabilitation Services (Adult)

Why Choose YNHH

Our therapists work with patients and families—in and out of the hospital—to deliver the most clinically effective, rehabilitation, including:

Inpatient Services

Therapists provide services in all patient care areas. Treatment programs are developed to meet each patient's individual needs and goals. Therapy is coordinated with the patient, family and other caregivers. Our therapists can assist with:

Physical therapy

  • Safe, purposeful movement
  • Mobility
  • Assistive devices and technology
  • Pain management
  • Orthotics
  • Prosthetic management

Occupational therapy

  • Functional activities
  • Activities of daily living
  • Adaptive equipment
  • Cognitive and perceptual deficits
  • Splinting

Speech-language pathology

  • Cognitive deficits
  • Communication skills
  • Expressive and receptive language impairments
  • Hearing impairments
  • Swallowing and feeding problems

All three therapies assist with discharge planning and provide patient/family education and home exercise programs when indicated.

York Street Campus
20 York St.
East Pavilion Floor 8,
New Haven, CT 06510
(203) 688-2250

Saint Raphael Campus
1450 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 789-4020

Outpatient Rehabilitation

As with inpatient services, outpatient rehabilitation is initiated by consult to our departments. We offer several sites, each with a different focus:

Physical and Occupational Therapy

Orthopedic-related physical and occupational therapy services for the management of acute injuries, pain and functional limitations resulting from the following conditions:

  • Neck, middle and low back pain/injury
  • Upper and lower extremity pain/injury
  • Sports injuries
  • Carpal tunnel and arthritis
  • Pre and post-surgical evaluation and treatment for ACL repair
  • Total joint replacement
  • Back and neck surgery
  • Concussion management

Additional services include:

  • Individualized evaluation and treatment plans
  • Private treatment rooms
  • Biodex system orthopedic testing and rehabilitation
  • Balance system testing and training
  • Hand therapy/custom splinting
  • Education and instruction of home programs
Address Scheduling
84 North Main St., Suite 200, Branford, CT 06405 Scheduling (203) 789-5120
2080 Whitney Ave., Hamden, CT 06518 Scheduling (203) 789-6240
1445 Boston Post Road, Guilford, CT 06437 (203) 458-5200
48 Wellington Road, Suite 103, Milford, CT 06461 (203) 301-5555
175 Sherman Ave., New Haven, CT 06511 (203) 789-3271
Yale Physicians Building 800 Howard Ave., Suite 154, New Haven, CT 06519 (203) 688-6811

Oncology Physical Therapy

We provide physical therapy to patients with musculoskeletal or lymphatic conditions related to their cancer.

Services include:

  • Lymphedema/decongestive physical therapy
  • Pre-operative assessments
  • Post-surgical rehabilitation
  • Perometer computerized measurement of limb volume.
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven
20 York St., Suite 1402
North Pavilion
New Haven, CT 06510
(203) 200-6811

Adult Speech-Language Pathology

Yale Physicians Building
800 Howard Ave, Suite 154
New Haven, CT 06519
(203) 785-2467

Pediatric Rehabilitation

We provide physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech-language pathology services to infants, children and young adults.

Pediatric Specialty Center
1 Long Wharf Drive, Suite 202
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 688-7994

Please note that the Department of Rehabilitation Services does not provide drug or alcohol rehabilitation. For an emergency relating to drugs or alcohol, dial 911 immediately.

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York Street Campus
(203) 688-2250

Saint Raphael Campus
(203) 789-4020

Outpatient Programs

Adult Physical and Occupational Therapy

York Street Campus
(203) 688-6811

Saint Raphael Campus
(203) 789-3271

(203) 789-5120

(203) 458.5200

(203) 789-6240

(203) 301-5555

Pediatric Rehabilitation
(PT, OT and SLP)
(203) 688-7994

Adult Speech-Language Pathology
(203) 785-2467

Speech Therapy
Saint Raphael Campus

(203) 789-3271

Oncology Physical Therapy
(203) 200-6811

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