Vestibular

What is Vestibular Rehabilitaiton?

Vestibular Rehabilitation is a conservative treatment for patients suffering from vertigo, dizziness, balance and/or gait dysfunction.

Who Can Benefit From Vestibular Rehabilitation?

  • Patients suffering from post-concussive syndrome
  • Patients with BPPV (vertigo)
  • Patients diagnosed with vestibular hypofunction
  • Patients suffering from neurological disorders
  • Patients suffering from cervicogenic dizziness
  • Patients with peripheral neuropathy
  • Patients with dizziness or loss of balance

Why Choose a Susan Herdman Certified Vestibular PT?

  • Must pass rigorous exam to achieve certification
  • Trained in use of Frenzel magnification lenses to accurately diagnose pathology
  • Extensively trained in oculomotor examination to address visual deficits following injury
  • Trained in detailed neurological examination for post-concussive patients prior to return to play
  • Trained in repositioning maneuvers, adaptation, substitution and habituation programs
  • Extensively trained to interpret diagnostic test findings relevant to vestibular rehab
  • Trained in targeted treatment techniques to address deficits found in evaluation